Breathing and Sleeping Easier
When it comes to the needs of a child, near the top of the list will always be restful sleep and the energy to play. Respiratory and sleep issues can impact your child’s ability to feel energized and enjoy their day. Fortunately, many of these conditions are preventable or treatable.
With our nationally ranked pediatric pulmonology and sleep medicine practice, your child will have access to certified specialists who can diagnose and treat a wide variety of conditions. Our dedicated team of pediatric pulmonology and sleep experts includes physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, respiratory care practitioners, pharmacists, physical therapists, dietitians and social workers.
This specialized treatment team addresses a wide spectrum of conditions causing respiratory problems and sleep disorders, including:
- Apnea of prematurity
- Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
- Chronic cough
- Chronic respiratory insufficiency and ventilator dependency
- Congenital malformations of the lung
- Cystic fibrosis
- Recurrent pneumonia
- Restrictive and interstitial lung diseases
- Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) prophylaxis (Synagis)
- Sleep disorders
As part of the treatment process, your family will be educated on symptom management, triggers and lifestyle support to help your child live the healthiest life possible.
Solutions Built for Life
Whether your child is still an infant or nearing adulthood, the Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine Center provides treatment options to help alleviate his or her condition. Our RSV Prevention Program is the largest in Central Florida, protecting your newborn from long-term damage to the lungs by providing Synagis injections.
Your family can also rely on us as an accredited Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF) Core Care Center. Our specialized treatment extends to providing inpatient and outpatient care to your child while ventilator- or oxygen-dependent. We will adapt our care to meet your family’s individual needs and concerns.
For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please call (321) 841-6350.