Pediatric Pulmonology

Parents and children can breathe easier knowing that Carilion Clinic Children’s Hospital has expert pediatric pulmonologists on staff to treat lung-related illnesses and infections.  We offer specialized care, including evaluation of coughing, wheezing, chest pain or other difficulties related to the following conditions:

  • Acute or chronic upper or lower respiratory infections

  • Asthma

  • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD)

  • Congenital respiratory malformations (lung abnormalities)

  • Cystic fibrosis with UVA CF Center

  • Pneumonia

  • Respiratory failure (chronic lung failure)

  • Sleep apnea

Based on symptoms, evaluation and diagnosis, we’ll provide sophisticated therapies for treatment of your child’s problem, such as:

  • Apnea management

  • Sleep studies

  • Lung volume testing

  • Home ventilation and ventilator checks


Location Information

Pediatric Pulmonology and Allergy
Roanoke, VA


Provider Information

Andre A. Muelenaer M.D.
Pediatric Pulmonology and Allergy

Joseph R. Tamez M.D.
Pediatric Pulmonology and Allergy