SSM Health pulmonologists provide consultation, diagnosis and care for illnesses and conditions that affect breathing and the lungs. In many cases, these conditions also involve the upper respiratory tract and heart. Among the diseases pulmonologists treat are pneumonia, asthma, tuberculosis, emphysema, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and complicated chest infections. Our pulmonologists also collaborate with oncologists in the care of lung cancer patients.
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Our specialists at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital treat a wide range of breathing problems for our youngest patients.
Pulmonologists' expertise includes diagnosis and treatment of:
Using advanced medical technologies, our pulmonologists provide in-clinic evaluations and treatment, inpatient critical care and consultation for hospitalized patients, and sleep clinic evaluations and therapies. Procedures we perform include:
Michael De la Cruz, MD
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