case western reserve university




The Division of Pediatric Pulmonology is part of the Department of Pediatrics in the School of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University and Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital/University Hospitals of Cleveland . 

Michael Konstan, Ph.D.
Director of the Leroy W. Matthews Cystic Fibrosis Center

Kristie Ross, M.D.
Director of Education, Fellowship Director

Meeghan Hart, M.D.
Assistant Director of Education

We provide a comprehensive clinical service for a referral population that covers most of the State of Ohio . This service includes an inpatient care and consultation service as well as outpatient services at our satellite locations.  The division is academically oriented and Faculty members are active in both clinical and basic science research.

The Pediatric Pulmonary Disease Division treats infants, children, and adolescents with cystic fibrosis, asthma, airway problems, and other pulmonary diseases. Specialized diagnostic services include flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy and clinical laboratories with special facilities for sweat testing, pulmonary function and challenge testing, and microbiology.

The KC and Ginny Bryan Pulmonary Diagnostic Center

Division Resources include:

  • Thoracic surgeons experienced in procedures such as open lung biopsies and rigid bronchoscopy
  • Pediatric pathologists specializing in lung pathology
  • Digital subtraction angiography, computerized tomographic and nuclear magnetic resonance imagers
  • Pediatric radiologists with extensive experience in pulmonary disease
  • Respiratory therapists who can develop custom built equipment
  • Pediatric Fellowship Information

Centers and programs affiliated with this division:

Staff Listing:

  • Dr. Pamela Davis
    Special Interest: Adult Cystic Fibrosis, Bronchiectasis, Gene Therapy
  • Dr. Dorr Dearborn
    Special Interest: Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases, Pulmonary Hemosiderosis, Mold Exposure
  • Dr. Danielle Goetz
    Special Interest: Asthma, Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia, Cystic Fibrosis, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary Vascular Disease
  • Dr. Robert Stern
    Special Interest: Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases and Cystic Fibrosis

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