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Pediatric Pulmonology

Pediatric Pulmonology

UT Health East Texas Physicians can provide you and your child with information, support and advanced treatment options. We offer inpatient and outpatient services for infants and children with both short-term and chronic respiratory problems.

UT Health North Campus Tyler is home to the region’s only board-certified pediatric pulmonologist. Our pediatric pulmonologist and clinical staff have the expertise in caring for children — from infancy to age 18 — with breathing problems. We offer a full range of diagnostic testing and treatment, so children can breathe easier.

For more information about treatments available, call 903-531-8890.

 

Lung conditions we commonly treat include:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic lung disease
  • Chronic cough and wheeze
  • Congenital lung and airway conditions
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Infectious lung disease
  • Recurrent pneumonia
  • Respiratory insufficiency
  • Unusual respiratory infections
  • Testing and procedures we perform:
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchoalveolar lavage
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Oxygen and carbon dioxide monitoring
  • Pulmonary function testing (PFT)
  • Sweat testing for cystic fibrosis
  • Thoracentesis

 

*Services may vary by location.

Service Providers

Rodolfo Amaro-Galvez, MD
Pulmonology (Lung Disease) - Pediatric