Penn Lung Center

COPD & Emphysema: The Penn Difference

The Penn Lung Center is leading care for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) beyond the limits of conventional medicine by offering patients more options to improve their lives.

  • Penn Medicine offers an integrated approach to COPD management. Radiologists, chest surgeons, pulmonologists, advanced practice nurses and respiratory therapists are all accessible and available in one convenient location.
  • Patients needing a lung transplant are seamlessly transitioned into Penn's Lung Transplant Program.
  • Penn Lung Center physicians are actively involved in COPD research, conducting clinical trials and sharing the latest knowledge about treatment options to achieve best results.