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Helping children breathe easier

Maimonides Children’s HospitalChildren breathe life into the community, so we do our utmost to care for them at Maimonides Children’s Hospital. Our dedicated pulmonary medicine team provides comprehensive diagnosis, treatment, and management of conditions and diseases related to a child’s lungs and respiratory tract. The pulmonary physicians, nurse practitioners, and nurses collaborate with specialists from various divisions, including pediatric critical care, neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), anesthesiology, and allergy and immunology to give the best treatment possible in a stress-free environment for children.

Conditions we treat

  • Asthma
  • Chronic cough
  • Chronic lung disease
  • Cystic fibrosis – A hereditary disease that affects the lungs and digestive system
  • Lung problems in children with scoliosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary issues in infants
  • Restrictive lung disease

Treatments we offer

  • Allergy evaluation
  • Bronchoscopy – A procedure that lets doctors look inside the lungs
  • Chest physical therapy
  • Complete assessment of lung disorders
  • Minimally invasive techniques for lung problems and diseases
  • Pediatric sleep programs (provided in the Pediatric Sleep Center)
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Respiratory failure consultation and care

Call (718) 283-7500 to make an appointment with Maimonides Children’s Hospital

Meet Our Team

Linda M. Chen, DO

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Michael G. Marcus, MD

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Monita Mendiratta, MD

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Joshua P. Needleman, MD

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