Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
Produced in partnership with Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Children’s Community Pediatrics, and the American Lung Association, these short videos cover subjects that children with asthma and their families have to contend with, such as:
And much more.
To find out more, or to make an appointment with a pediatric asthma specialist at the Children’s Hospital location nearest you, please call 412-692-LUNG (412-692-5864).
With Jonathan Spahr, MD. Knowing how to recognize and treat asthma symptoms, even during exercise, are important for asthma control.
With Shean Aujla, MD. Both controller and rescue medications are important for asthma control. Here’s why.
With John Broyles, CRNP. Learn why it’s important to use a spacer to deliver asthma medication, and how and why to use it correctly.
With John Broyles, CRNP. Learn why it’s important to give Albuterol right away when someone with asthma has a cough – and when it’s time to call the doctor.
With Todd Green, MD. Is there a connection between allergies and asthma, and what is it?
With Allyson Larkin, MD. How does the environment – both inside and outside – affect asthma?
With Alvin Singh, MD. What happens when you breathe? What does asthma look, feel, and sound like?
With Alvin Singh, MD. Fewer attacks and less use of rescue medications are just two of many ways to tell if your or your child’s asthma is under control.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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