Respiratory Medicine, Allergy and Immunology
We provide comprehensive care for children with respiratory diseases, respiratory-related sleep disorders, allergic diseases, including food and inhalant allergies and immune deficiencies.
Our pediatric pulmonology services are nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report, and we serve as a major referral center in the Mid-Atlantic region for children with conditions including:
- Allergen immunotherapy
- Chronic sinus disorders
- Cystic fibrosis
- Daily cough
- Eosinophilic disease
- Immotile cilia disorders
- Immunoglobulin replacement
- Primary immune deficiencies
- Recurrent pneumonia
- Sleep-related respiratory disorders
Pediatric Severe Asthma Center
We offer state of the art evaluation and treatment options for children and young adults with severe or difficult to control asthma. We offer comprehensive allergy evaluation that includes detailed lung function and imaging, and often includes bronchoscopy and an assessment of inflammatory pathways. We also have clinical trials and a bronchial thermoplasty program children who meet appropriate criteria.
We also are one of the few centers in the region to offer an extensive pediatric sleep program for children with sleep-related respiratory symptoms that includes evaluations for infants. We test and treat sleep disorders and sleep-related breathing disorders at the UVA Sleep Disorders Center — Pantops Laboratoryand the UVA Sleep Disorders Center — Jefferson Park Avenue Laboratory.
Our Cystic Fibrosis Clinic is one of 110 nationally to be accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and includes participation in their nationally known Drug Discovery Program.
We offer a combined allergy and gastroenterology clinic.