Jefferson Health Northeast


Respiratory Disease

Respiratory Disease

Dedicated staff members at Jefferson Health – Northeast take respiratory illnesses and diseases very seriously and have life-long expertise in their diagnosis and care. These committed professionals include:

  • Pulmonologists
  • Allergy and infectious disease specialists
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Nurses
  • Collaborating clinicians such as heart-care specialists or cancer-care specialists

Our specialists focus their skill and practiced care on conditions of the respiratory system that are inflammatory, obstructive, restrictive, or infectious. They use of a variety of pulmonary tests and procedure to evaluate and address respiratory diseases. 

Jefferson Health – Northeast’s staff prides itself on using the very latest knowledge to address such conditions as:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (due to chronic bronchitits or emphysema or both)
  • Pneumonia
  • Lung cancer
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • The cold and flu