Pediatric Pulmonology Physician- Modesto, CA

Modesto, CA 95351

Employment Type: Permanent Specialty: Pediatrics - Pulmonology Job Number: 29926

Job Description

Established in 1997, and now includes more than 150 pediatric subspecialist physicians and maternal fetal medicine physicians practicing. They provide care for premature infants, newborns, children, adolescents and young adults with congenital, acquired and acute conditions.

Specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of complex respiratory conditions and disorders, the pediatric Pulmonology practice provides 24/7 service in the inpatient, outpatient and emergency care settings.

Our experts work collaboratively to deliver family-centered care and excellent outcomes for a range of complex pulmonary conditions and chronic respiratory disorders, such as asthma, allergies, cystic fibrosis and lung disorders. Our board-certified pulmonologists diagnose and personalize treatment plans for your child. We also participate in clinical research in asthma and cystic fibrosis to develop new therapies and improve patient outcomes.
Diagnostic Services
  • Exercise stress test
  • Allergy testing
  • Pulmonary Function Testing (PTP) lab
  • Bronchoscopy lab
  • Our Programs
Asthma ManagementWe offer a full range of testing and breathing treatments for children with asthma. Our approach centers around thorough education and planning – from teaching inhaler techniques to avoiding indoor and outdoor triggers. This gives the child and family the tools they need to recognize and treat symptoms themselves.
We are an accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation as a patient care, teaching and research center. We provide comprehensive cystic fibrosis services, and as a California Children’s Services-approved practice, we care for nearly 200 patients a year, from newborns to young adults up to age 26.

Sleep Center: Our team specializes in identifying sleep-related breathing disorders in infants, children and young adults up to age 21. Common sleep disorder symptoms in children include behavioral and mood problems, attention problems, poor grades, daytime sleepiness, snoring and restless sleep.

Home Ventilator Program: We are dedicated to caring for children with diseases requiring chronic mechanical ventilation. Our home ventilator program enables ventilator-dependent patients to have as much normalcy as possible while still receiving complex medical treatment. As a California Children’s Services-approved practice, our goal is to improve the complex care these children require and to make life easier for their families. Multidisciplinary Services Our team collaborates with other pediatric specialists, nurses, respiratory therapists, physical therapists, nutritionists and social workers to provide a full spectrum of complete and compassionate care.
We also work closely with other teams:
  • Immunology to treat primary immunodeficiency patients and patients with eczema/atopic dermatitis
  • ENT to manage patients with breathing problems
  • Gastroenterology for esophageal pH monitoring
  • NICU, PICU and our Heart Center in providing inhaled nitric oxide therapy
  • Various inpatient units for patients with a respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)

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