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Respiratory Institute

Explore lung, breathing and allergy disorders, treatments, tests and prevention services provided by the Cleveland Clinic Respiratory Institute.
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Why Choose the Respiratory Institute?

At Cleveland Clinic's Respiratory Institute, we provide world-class patient care by combining our strengths in clinical care, research and education. With more than 170 pulmonologists, allergists/immunologists, infectious disease experts and critical care specialists, the Respiratory Institute staff diagnose and treat a wide spectrum of disorders in our outpatient offices, inpatient hospital floors, and intensive care units. We treat over 200,000 patients annually in our outpatient clinics and Cleveland Clinic is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.

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Doctors & Departments

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Our Doctors

We can help you choose the top specialist from our pool of respiratory physicians and other pulmonologists.

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Departments & Centers

Our physicians, therapists, nurses and other respiratory professionals work together in areas of expertise to provide the highest level of patient care.

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For Medical Professionals

Learn more about the educational and career opportunities available from Cleveland Clinic's respiratory subspecialties.

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Online Virtual Visits

Online Virtual Visits

You can stay connected to your healthcare team though virtual visits, using your smartphone, tablet or computer. Ask your provider about what options are available.

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Patient Stories

Patient Stories

Marissa used to play volleyball at Cleveland State University.

Young Volleyball Player Fights Long-Haul COVID and Develops POTS

Jun 8, 2021

“I know some people worry about getting sick from the vaccine. But I would much rather be sick for a day or two than have COVID. It’s been almost a year, and I still haven’t returned to a normal life.”
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Madelyn had a COVID-related inflammatory syndrome called MIS-C.

Infant Recovers from COVID-19, Fights Related Inflammatory Syndrome MIS-C

Mar 11, 2021

“As a mother, it was absolutely terrifying.But then my instinct, as a nurse, was that she’s not getting enough oxygen, and I need to take her to the hospital.”
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Maverick Leamer and his parents

Young Cystic Fibrosis Patient Thriving Thanks To His Family and Team of Caregivers

Mar 8, 2021

“We see Dr. Kraynack every two months, and he is phenomenal with Maverick. He’s also always just a text away to answer any questions.“
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Respiratory Institute Related Videos

Respiratory Institute Related Videos

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