Penn Lung Center

Mycobacterial Disease & Chronic Respiratory Infections Physicians & Teams

The pulmonologists in the Penn Lung Center's Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Disease Program are recognized experts in identifying, diagnosing and treating these bacterial illnesses. The Penn Lung Center utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to treating mycobacterial disease. Penn lung specialists combine their expertise to develop individualized patient treatment plans.

  • Penn Lung Center pulmonologists are experienced in diagnosing and determining when and how to treat nontuberculous mycobacterial disease.
  • Penn pulmonologists have experience and expertise in administering less commonly used antibiotics that may be necessary for treating mycobacterial lung infections.
  • Patients with mycobacterial lung infections are carefully monitored by Penn pulmonologists during their antibiotic treatment regimens that can last from 12 to 24 months.
  • Penn pulmonologists have a track record of successfully treating complicated cases of mycobacterial lung infections that may have failed initial therapy.

Pulmonologists

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