Dr. José Rodríguez-Santana and the staff at Centro de Neumología Pediátrica provide the most advanced and exceptional subspecialty care in Pediatric Pulmonology for children with respiratory conditions in Puerto Rico. Our Center has been involved in multiple research projects and actively participates in activities to keep updated in the field of respiratory conditions in children.
We are the main referral center for evaluation and advanced diagnostic testing in respiratory diseases in children in Puerto Rico and neighboring islands. Just call for an appointment.
Conditions We Treat
Our staff has more than 25 years of experience in the assessment and diagnosis of infants and children with a variety of pulmonary symptoms and conditions. Some of the more common are:
Asthma / Wheezing, Exercise-induced asthma, bronchiolitis, persistent cough, upper airway symptoms (allergies / sinusitis), airway anomalies, noisy breathing, snoring, sleep disorders, recurrent pneumonia, cystic fibrosis, poor exercise intolerance, persistent chest congestion, prematurity, ventilator or oxygen dependent children, prematurity, congenital lung disorders, breathing problems associated to neuromuscular disorders, chest wall abnormalities.
Clinical Services Provided
- Nurse Case Management
- Complete Pulmonary Function Lab including Body Box Plethysmography
- Infant Pulmonary Function Test
- Sweat Test for Cystic Fibrosis
- Flexible Bronchoscopy Videorecorded
- Sleep Studies
- Allergy Skin Testing
- Cardiopulmonary Stress testing with VO2 Measurement
- Influenza/ Pneumococal Vaccination
- Nasal Brush Biopsy for PCD
- DNA Testing
San Juan Office:
Torre Medica Auxilio Mutuo Suite 215 Ave. Ponce de Leon 735, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00917
787- 758- 2780
HIMA Plaza I Suite 300, Caguas Puerto Rico 00725