UT Health Physicians

Pediatric Pulmonology

We provide advanced care for pediatric lung conditions; from allergies to asthma, we have the skills and expertise needed to treat your child's lung conditions and disease.

The Pediatric Pulmonology program uses the latest technology and most advanced treatments for lung disease.  Our lung care specialists include a team of pulmonologists who provide specialized pediatric lung tests and treatments to help children suffering from lung conditions and disease. 

Our respiratory therapists provide therapies and treatments for the comprehensive care needed to treat pulmonary and respiratory conditions and our treatment options include highly regarded and innovative programs.

Pediatric Asthma

Asthma is a serious and chronic condition that affects more than 7 million people in the U.S. It is important that your child's asthma is monitored and managed since the condition can be life-threatening if it’s not kept under control.

Our lung specialists in our lung center will create a personalized treatment plan to help treat and manage your child's asthma.

Nationally Accredited Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Program

Our program is nationally accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, and is part of a national network of accredited programs offering expert care for children and adults with Cystic Fibrosis. Our providers take part in research to find new and better treatments, and educates healthcare professionals about cystic fibrosis.

Comprehensive Care for Lungs

Our pulmonologists provide a wide variety of tests including:
•  Diffusion Capacity
•  Plethysmography
•  Sleep studies and other sleep-related tests
•  Spirometry

Personalized treatment plans are also available. We offer many treatments including:
•  Pulmonary rehabilitation
•  Medication/medication administration research
•  Biological therapies
•  Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) Therapy

We are located in the Westgate medical building, 5282 Medical Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, as well as University Hospital. 

For adult or pediatric appointments at the Westgate office, please call 210-450-7337.