Centerpoint Medical Center's Pulmonary and Respiratory services are designed to treat and prevent breathing disorders for all age groups. Our respiratory therapists are certified or registered and licensed with the Missouri Board of Healing Arts. Our lung specialists (pulmonologists) provide diagnostic screening as well as comprehensive care and support to patients suffering from conditions such as:

  • Asthma
  • Cardiopulmonary arrest
  • Emphysema
  • Pneumonia
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Pneumothorax
  • Wet lungs

Respiratory therapy is actively involved in assisting physicians with diagnosis, prevention and treatment of pulmonary conditions in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Therapists perform simple spirometry, complete pulmonary function testing, pre- and post-bronchodilator spirometry, and bronchoprovocation studies. Some common pulmonary and respiratory tests include:

New Pediatric Pulmonary Services

Centerpoint Medical Center's Pulmonary Function Lab can now care for pediatric patients, ages 5 years and older. Services are available to treat patients with asthma, cystic fibrosis, and children's interstitial lung disease. Additional information on our Pediatric Pulmonary Services

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