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Pulmonary Medicine

The Division of Pulmonary Medicine provides treatment for infants and children with respiratory disorders. Our goal is to provide outstanding care diagnosing and treating our patients and educating them and their families about their illness. We also make it a priority to educate residents and medical students at Maine Medical Center about pediatric pulmonary medicine and to perform research into treatment of Cystic Fibrosis.

Common conditions we treat include asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic lung disease of infancy (also known as bronchopulmonary dysplasia), persistent cough, chronic wheezing, recurrent pneumonia, congenital lung malformations, and sleep apnea and sleep disorders.


Common problems we see:

  • Cough,
  • Wheezing,
  • Noisy breathing
  • Recurrent pneumonia,
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Shortness of breath with exercise
  • Chest Pain
  • Snoring, breathing problems during sleep
  • Problems with sleeping
  • Neuromuscular Disease

We work with patients who have:


Cystic Fibrosis

Chronic Lung Disease of Infancy (also known as Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia)

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Pulmonary Problems Associated with Neuromuscular Disease

Congenital Airway Abnormalities (such as Tracheoesophageal Fistula, Tracheomalacia, Laryngomalacia)

Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (also known as Immotile Cilia Syndrome)

Interstitial lung disease

Maine Medical Partners – Pediatric Specialty Care also offers patients the following services:

  • Comprehensive asthma care including asthma education
  • Skin testing for environmental allergens
  • Cystic fibrosis clinic
  • General pediatric pulmonology clinic
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Flexible bronchoscopy
  • Sleep medicine
  • Polysomnograhy at the Maine Sleep Institute
  • Aerodigestive Group: comprehensive care by Pediatric Pulmonology, Pediatric Gastroenterology, and Pediatric Otolaryngology for patients with complex airway, pulmonary, upper digestive tract disorders
  • Outreach clinics in Lewiston and Waterville Maine
  • Inpatient services at The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital at Maine Medical Center

Patient Education

  • Maine Medical Partners
  • Pediatric Specialty Care
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • 887 Congress Street, Suite 320
  • Portland, ME 04102
  • Phone: (207) 662-5522 or (866) 860-6277
  • Fax: (207) 662-5527
  • Directions
  • St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center
  • 100 Campus Avenue, Suite 203
  • Lewiston, ME 04240
  • Phone: (207) 755-3160
  • Directions
  • 46D First Park Drive
  • Oakland, ME 04963
  • Phone: (207) 680-2117
  • Directions
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