At the Asthma and Airway Center at the University of Michigan our multidisciplinary team of specialists from Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Public Health, and Patient Education work together to comprehensively treat and educate patients with all types of asthma.
Pulmonary (Lung) Conditions
The multidisciplinary Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine team at the University of Michigan have the expertise to properly diagnose and comprehensively treat all forms of bronchitis, including acute bronchitis, chronic bronchitis, and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), the no. 3 leading cause of death in U.S.
Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care physicians at the University of Michigan focus on respiratory disorders and critical illnesses (conditions such as shock, respiratory failure, and multiple organ failure), providing patient education, expert diagnostic testing, the newest treatments, and follow-up care, treating the whole person, and creating individualized plans of care to meet each patient's needs.
We provide outstanding, state-of-the-art, care for musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. From a simple foot condition to the most complex spinal issue, our focus is you. We dedicate ourselves to patient care, education, and research, and provide the best and most appropriate care to each of our patients.
The chest (thoracic or pleural) cavity is a space that is enclosed by the spine, ribs, and sternum (breast bone) and is separated from the abdomen by the diaphragm. A variety of conditions involve the pleura and pleural cavity, each with different causes, symptoms, and treatments.
A division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Michigan, Critical Care Respiratory Support Services works with every Intensive Care Unit at the University of Michigan Health System, from Neurology to the Trauma Burn Unit with compassionate, licensed respiratory therapists providing the newest breathing treatments.
Multidisciplanary teams work together to treat many respiratory diseases including ashtma, bronchitis, COPD, emphysema, and lung conditions.
The University of Michigan Women's Respiratory Clinic, part of the Department of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, is dedicated to the care of female patients with respiratory disease, providing cutting-edge diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical services, not only for lung disease but also for other conditions that may be involved, such as depression or anxiety, resulting from living with chronic lung disease.