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About the Asthma Institute​

Established in 2008, the University of Pittsburgh Asthma Institute at UPMC, uses a personalized care approach to effectively diagnose and treat patients from mild to severe cases.

When a patient comes to us at the Asthma Institute they are carefully evaluated to discover if they have asthma and then furthermore what type and what treatment will be best to treat it effectively.

Asthma Institute Staff

The staff at the Asthma Institute includes:

  • Allergists
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Pulmonologists
  • Pediatricians
  • Researchers

Our Goals at the Asthma Institute

To serve the needs of individuals with asthma with innovative approaches through an integrated Institute of scientists, clinicians, educators, patients, and the community.

Our Vision for Asthma Treatment

To become the national and international leader in asthma care and research, effectively delivering quality care while improving the understanding and treatment of asthma.

Asthma Clinical Care

A multidisciplinary approach to bring together experts in pediatric and adult medicine for the clinical care of asthma patients across the ages.​

Contact Us

Comprehensive Lung Center

To make an appointment with an asthma doctor or to refer a patient, please call:

412-648-6161 or

Asthma Institute

To learn more about asthma research or participating in a research study, visit the University of Pittsurgh Asthma Institute, or call:

412-647-9955 or

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For help in finding a doctor or health service that suits your needs, call the UPMC Referral Service at 412-647-UPMC (8762) or 1-800-533-UPMC (8762). Select option 1.

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