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Ranked #8 in the Nation

In 2021, the Hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania-Penn Presbyterian ranked #8 in the nation for Pulmonology & Lung Surgery. HUP/PPMC was also recognized as the #1 hospital in Philadelphia.

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If you're facing lung disease, you deserve a comprehensive approach to your diagnosis and treatment. We provide patient-focused care with a team of expert clinicians and researchers who have pioneered multiple technological and treatment advances. The Harron Lung Center provides you with more leading-edge treatment options than any other lung program in the region. 

The Model of Coordinated Lung Care

Here, you will benefit from coordinated care across disciplines. Our pulmonologists partner with radiologists, pathologists, surgeons, cancer specialists, and transplant specialists to ensure that you receive the right care from the right experts. 

Harron Lung Center Programs and Services

Adult Cystic Fibrosis

At Penn, we provide seamless transitions to adult care and expert treatment for cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis.

Bronchiectasis, Mycobacterial Lung Disease, and Chronic Lung Infections

Specialized consultative and continuity care for adults with bronchiectasis and chronic lung infections who do not have cystic fibrosis.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and Emphysema

We offer individualized treatments for COPD and emphysema to maximize your quality of life.

Fishman Program for Home Assisted Ventilation

The Fishman Program offers comprehensive care to all patients with chronic respiratory failure so that they can live safe, productive lives at home.

ILD and Sarcoidosis Program

Treating interstitial lung disease (ILD) and sarcoidosis is a team effort. Our program is recognized around the world for comprehensive, expert care.

Interventional Pulmonology

We use advanced techniques to diagnose and treat complex conditions of the airway, lungs and pleura (lining of the lungs).

Lung Cancer Program

We offer accurate, early diagnosis and treatment when you're facing lung cancer.

Lung Nodule Program

We have one of only a handful of programs in the country designed to treat the growing number of patients diagnosed with lung lesions or nodules.

Lung Pathology

The lung pathology team at the Harron Lung Center are internationally-recognized experts in the diagnosis of malignant and inflammatory diseases of the chest.

Medical Critical Care

When you're critically ill, the care you require is complex and often involves multiple medical specialties.

Mesothelioma and Pleural Program

The mesothelioma and pleural program provides comprehensive care with cutting-edge treatments for lung disease.

Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis

The Harron Lung Center is home to an expert team with extensive experience in diagnosing, treating and managing patients with pulmonary alveolar proteinosis (PAP).

Pulmonary Diagnostics and Second Opinions

The Harron Lung Center is dedicated to providing accurate diagnoses of lung conditions, thorough treatment plans and thoughtful second opinions.

Pulmonary Hypertension/Pulmonary Vascular Disease Program

Providing expert diagnosis and treatment for patients with pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary vascular disease

Smoking Cessation Program

We can help you quit smoking with a dedicated support team to lead you to success.

Thoracic Imaging

We provide imaging services and the most advanced technology available to diagnose and treat of lung disease.

Thoracic Surgery

At Penn, we perform more than double the number of lung surgeries than any medical center in the region.


Meet Penn's team of lung experts.
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