Pulmonary Services at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center

Comprehensive Pulmonary Care

Banner Thunderbird Medical Center provides comprehensive diagnostic, treatment and support services for adults and children who have lung-related conditions, including:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic lung diseases such as emphysema
  • Sleep disorders including excessive daytime sleepiness, sleep apnea and insomnia

We provide the best care to our patients using state-of-the-art technology to evaluate lung function, monitor disease progression and help patients live a full life.

Treating Lung Conditions in Children

Physicians at Banner Children’s Pulmonology Specialists, located near Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, treat a variety of respiratory problems in children from the time they are newborns through their teenage years. Conditions treated include:

  • Apnea/respiratory pauses
  • Abnormal difficult or “hard” breathing
  • Breathing and/or conditioning problems in young athletes
  • Pneumonia
  • Recurrent croup
  • Respiratory difficulties associated with feeding problems

Banner Children’s physicians provide consultations and ongoing care, with a pediatric pulmonologist available 24 hours per day, seven days a week.