Respiratory Care

Patients seeking comprehensive, cutting-edge treatment for lung disease and disorders can find this specialized care at many BJC HealthCare hospitals. Pulmonologists and fellow clinicians work together to provide compassionate care for patients who may be facing any number of lung diseases ranging from cystic fibrosis to allergies to lung cancer. In addition, some of the world’s leading thoracic surgeons can be found at both adult and pediatric academic hospitals providing the latest in pulmonary-related procedures.

You can find comprehensive care and treatment for respiratory diseases at BJC HealthCare hospitals:

  • Pulmonology services recognized at both adult and pediatric academic hospitals by U.S.News & World Report
  • Dedicated programs for the needs of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) such as emphysema and chronic bronchitis
  • Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Esophageal testing
  • Treatment of sleep disorders related to pulmonary issues
  • High-volume adult and pediatric lung transplant programs at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital
  • Lung volume reduction surgery to help patients with emphysema at Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Largest Cystic Fibrosis Center in Missouri for children
  • National leader in the treatment of childhood asthma

For more information on respiratory care, visit:

Alton Memorial Hospital

Barnes-Jewish Hospital ­

Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Boone Hospital Center

Christian Hospital

Missouri Baptist Medical Center

Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital  

Parkland Health Center

Progress West Hospital

St. Louis Children’s Hospital