Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases Center

HOSPITAL/DIVISION
University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital
Division of Pediatric Pulmonology

CO-DIRECTORS
Ben Gaston, MD, Pulmonologist
Kristie Ross, MD, Pulmonologist

APPOINTMENT LINE
Please call 216-844-2700 to speak with a nurse.
For hospital transfers, please call 216-844-1111.

Conditions Treated

Cystic fibrosis
Asthma
Primary ciliary dyskinesia
Interstitial lung disease
Pulmonary hypertension

Therapies
Complex pulmonary medical management
Experimental drug therapies
Home ventilation program

Distinguishing Features
Multidisciplinary team with expertise in full management of advanced lung disease
National leader in cystic fibrosis outcomes, with among the longest-lived adult survivors of CF
Only primary ciliary dyskinesia center in Ohio
Multidisciplinary aerodigestive program to manage infants and children with complex disorders of swallowing and aspiration (pulmonary, ENT and gastrointestinal experts)