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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

Victor underwent heart surgery at Cleveland Clinic. Months later he contracted COVID-19.

Months After Open-Heart Surgery, Man Overcomes Severe Case of COVID-19

Jan 31, 2021

“I have a theory. I actually think the heart surgery saved me. It’s the only reason I made it through COVID.”
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Carter Parry moved from Ohio to Hawaii to surf.

Young Surfer Loses Lung and Leg From Infection Caused by Flu

Dec 8, 2020

“I’m making progress, that’s for sure. I know a lot of times people don’t survive what I had.”
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Kurt recieved Cleveland Clinic's 2,000th lung transplant. (Courtesy: Cleveland Clinic)

Cystic Fibrosis Patient Receives Cleveland Clinic's 2,000th Lung Transplant

Sep 1, 2020

“I got new lungs. That’s a pretty good reward!”
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Respiratory Institute Related Videos

Respiratory Institute Related Videos

Lung Transplant success stories.
Respiratory care after surgery.
Understanding and diagnosing Sarcoidosis.
Cough and deep breathing with the PEP device.

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