Our Approach To Asthma in Children

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What Sets Us Apart

Specialists at NYU Langone’s Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital are experienced in managing asthma in children, a condition that narrows airways and causes breathing problems.

Our physicians are skilled in discerning the difference between asthma and other conditions that can affect breathing, such as an upper respiratory infection caused by a cold or the flu. After confirming that your child has asthma, doctors at NYU Langone select the most appropriate and effective treatment. Our asthma specialists also work to educate children and their families on the importance of adhering to treatment and how to control symptoms.

NYU Langone specialists also diagnose and treat asthma in adults.

Treatment at NYU Langone

Asthma experts at NYU Langone can help you understand what triggers your child’s asthma and prescribe one or more medications to help keep symptoms—such as wheezing, shortness of breath, and airway spasms—under control.

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