South Texas Lung & Respiratory Care

Pulmonary disorders are diseases and conditions that involve your lungs. When you have trouble breathing, your quality of life can take a sharp downturn. University Health’s team of lung specialists provides expert treatment to help you breathe easier and live as fully as possible.
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Call the Pulmonary Clinic at 210-358-3555.

For information about the smoking cessation program, please call 210-743-8069.

Local Expertise, International Recognition

University Health pulmonary specialists provide advanced care for adult and pediatric lung conditions ranging from common allergies to lung transplants. Our partnership with UT Health San Antonio means you don’t have to go far to find the latest technology and advanced treatments for lung disease.

You have access to our internationally recognized pulmonary care right here at home:

  • One of the leading lung transplant programs in the world, having performed over 500 lung transplant procedures
  • One of only two cystic fibrosis care centers in South Texas fully accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Largest cystic fibrosis center in the area, with more patients choosing University Health for their care than any other program
  • One of the largest pulmonary hypertension programs in South Texas
  • Outstanding pulmonologists on staff, providing access to specialized lung care not available in many hospitals


In 2023, the American Association for Respiratory Care recognized University Health's respiratory care department with the Apex Award.

An Apex designation recognizes our commitment to best practices and demonstrates our dedication to patient safety and outcomes. Our respiratory therapists deliver the highest quality respiratory care to each and every patient who needs it.

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We are also San Antonio and South Texas’ first health institution to earn Magnet status. This prestigious designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center attests to our proven track record of providing excellent care and positive outcomes.

Lung Conditions We Treat

As recognized leaders in lung care, University Health pulmonologists treat hundreds of patients every year for pulmonary conditions, including:

Lung Treatments

Our team of lung experts has led the way in developing new and better treatments to manage your lung disease by providing services that best fit your needs and your lifestyle. We provide advanced lung treatments focused on you — your needs, your goals and your quality of life.

Support Services

Our comprehensive treatment includes support to help you live as healthy a life as possible. Whether it’s helping you manage your asthma or finally break the smoking habit, we’ll help you care for your lungs and improve your health.

  1. Robert B. Green Campus
    903 W. Martin Street
    San Antonio,TX 78207
  2. Oakwell Specialties
    3338 Oakwell Ct
    Suite 160
    San Antonio,TX 78218
  3. Southeast
    1055 Ada Street
    San Antonio,TX 78223

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