Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

Akron Children's Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine is part of the Robert T. Stone Respiratory Center. Our staff diagnoses and treat lung diseases in children and teens. Read More...

Omlor Gregory
Gregory Omlor, MD
Director, Pulmonary Medicine

Bhatia Rajeev
Rajeev Bhatia, MD, FAAP
Pediatric Pulmonologist; Medical Director, Clinical Exercise Physiology Lab; and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, NEOMED

Joshi Neha
Neha Joshi, MD
Pediatric Pulmonologist

Krishna Jyoti
Jyoti Krishna, MD, FAAP, FAASM
Director, Sleep Medicine

Martinez Starla
Starla Martinez, MD, FAAP
Director, Medical Education Pediatric Pulmonologist

McBride John
John McBride, MD
Director, Robert T. Stone, MD, Respiratory Center

Strawbridge Heather
Heather Strawbridge, MD
Pediatric Pulmonologist

Toder Debbie
Debbie Toder, MD, FAAP
Pediatric Pulmonologist

Bryson Elizabeth
Elizabeth Bryson, MSN, PPCNP-BC, CS
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner & Operations Manager, Division of Pulmonary Medicine

Kuhl LuAnn
LuAnn Kuhl, MSN, CNP, CS
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Nurse Specialist

Singh Christine
Christine Singh, CNP
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Kelly Susan
Susan Kelly, CRT, RPFT
Lead Pulmonary Function Technician

Conditions We Treat

Conditions we treat
Here are some of the conditions treated in this department. Select a condition to get more information and resources: Apnea, Bronchiolitis, Bronchitis, Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia, Chest Pain, Interstitial Lung Disease, Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Pneumocystis Pneumonia, Respiratory Syncytial Virus, and Tuberculosis.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?
  • U.S. News and World Report ranks Akron Children's Division of Pediatric Pulmonology as one of the best among children's hospitals nationwide.
  • Akron Children's has the only pediatric pulmonary function lab in a 23-county service area in northeast Ohio.
  •  Akron Children's pulmonary function lab is registered by the American Thoracic Society.


Meet Our Patients



Pulmonary Medicine - Overview

Akron Children's pediatric pulmonologists, nurse clinicians and respiratory therapists specialize in treating lung diseases, including asthma, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, chronic respiratory failure, apnea, cystic fibrosis, reactive airway disease, and more.

We also provide patient and family education about your child’s disease, medication and treatment plan. You will receive a written treatment plan at the end of your evaluation.

Referring physicians will receive an assessment, medication and treatment plan for their records.

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our locations

Akron Children's Hospital
Robert T. Stone, MD, Respiratory Center
Considine Professional Building
215 W. Bowery St., Suite 6500
Akron , OH 44308
Phone: 330-543-8885
Fax: 330-543-8890
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Akron Children's Hospital Mahoning Valley
Boardman Medical Pavilion
Pediatric Specialties
8423 Market St., 3rd Floor
Boardman , OH 44512
Phone: 330-729-1145
Fax: 330-729-1144
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Akron Children's at Aultman
Aultman Hospital
2600 Sixth St. SW
Canton , OH 44710
Appointments: 330-543-8885
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Akron Children's at Hudson
5655 Hudson Drive
Hudson , OH 44236
Phone: 330-342-5437
Fax: 330-342-8504
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Akron Children's at Fisher-Titus
Fisher-Titus Medical Center
282 Benedict Ave.
Norwalk , OH 44857
Appointments: 800-262-0333, ext. 38885
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