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Banner - University Medicine Lung Institute

755 E. McDowell Road
Phoenix, AZ 85006

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Taking a breath is a natural act. But what happens when lung disease interferes with your ability to breathe easily? The Lung Institute at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix provides highly specialized care to patients battling an array of chronic, advanced and obstructive lung diseases. Pulmonologists, cardiologists, thoracic surgeons, respiratory therapists, pathologists and other health care experts collectively tailor treatment plans that may include medical, surgical and other therapies to treat everything from asthma to lung cancer.

Our unique, fully integrated care model allows us to participate in industry-leading research efforts that give our patients access to the latest treatments for lung disease. We incorporate the most advanced tools available to treat chronic lung disease.

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About Us

The Lung Institute unites the local community of pulmonologists in the Phoenix area with Banner Health’s academic medicine pulmonary care team At the Lung Institute at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, we provide comprehensive care for:

  • Advanced lung disease
  • Lung cancer
  • Obstructive lung diseases (COPD, asthma, A1ATd, and bronchiectasis)
  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Pulmonary nodules

Additionally, we have specialized providers who utilize multiple treatment modalities for pulmonary hypertension and chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension:

  • Bronchial thermoplasty
  • Clinical research trials
  • Critical care in the ICU
  • Endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS)
  • Interventional bronchoscopy
  • Interventional radiation oncology
  • Navigational bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary fibrosis community support group
  • Pulmonary hypertension clinic
  • Right heart catheterization
  • Thoracic surgery services (Thromboembolectomy, VATS)

In addition, we provide testing such as pulmonary function, cardiopulmonary exercise, and lab testing onsite in our clinics so patients do not need to go to multiple locations.

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Nafis Shamsid-Deen, MD

Pulmonary Hypertension
5 out of 5.0