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pediatric respiratory care

The pediatric respiratory care team at Dayton Children’s is comprised of licensed respiratory care professionals who work closely with physicians, nurses and other specialists to provide a high level of care.

The pediatric respiratory therapists provide care for children of all ages helping to treat respiratory diseases and illnesses including asthma, cystic fibrosis, congenital diseases and others. The department also offers asthma education and smoking cessation counseling.

U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in hospital rankings and consumer advice, lists Dayton Children’s Hospital's pulmonology in the new 2018-19 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.

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The respiratory care department welcomes phone calls to 937- 641- 3386 during our normal business hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. The respiratory supervisor is on duty 24 hours a day for calls.

hospital medicine

Our respiratory care team works closely with our hospitalists. Learn more about hospital medicine.

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emergency care

In a breathing emergency, our respiratory care team works closely with the emergency care physicians. Learn more about pediatric emergency care.

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pulmonary care

Pediatric respiratory therapists provide care for children of all ages helping to treat pulmonary disorders such as including asthma and cystic fibrosis. Learn more about pulmonary care.

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5 lessons from the Olympics for kids

Every four years the world comes together to watch athletes from all over compete in the summer Olympics. The Olympic Games bring Americans together as they cheer on their favorite athletes and ultimately root for Team USA.

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