Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, in collaboration with the Division of Thoracic Surgery, provides comprehensive programs of care for patients with respiratory conditions. Care is provided at The Lung Center, a center of excellence at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

The 36 programs that comprise The Lung Center—for common, chronic and critical respiratory conditions—integrate the skills of sub-specialists across a dozen disciplines, all with focused training in specific lung diseases. Together, our lung leaders address the unique needs of each patient, delivering the latest innovations in prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

The Airway and Breathing Disorders Programs unite the expertise of pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, allergists/immunologists, otolaryngologists, oncologists and occupational medicine specialists. Specialized programs include:


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