Temple has one of the most active and innovative pulmonary research programs in the country. Patients have access to clinical trials that offer expanded treatment options.
Michael never thought he would be there to see his daughter grow up. However, as a result of a lung transplant at Temple, Michael is here for all of his family's important moments.
The Temple Lung Center performed 101 lung transplants in 2016, ranking us fifth in the nation in volume.
Our Oaks location offers immediate appointments and online scheduling so you can see a Temple Lung specialist – faster and closer to home.
Gerard J. Criner, Director of the Temple Lung Center, recently chaired an international gathering of COPD experts. The event focused on major revisions to standard treatment guidelines for the disease.
The Temple Lung Center offers patient resources, including information on lung disease, a list of support groups, and links to additional medical information.
Six specialists from the Temple Lung Center were named to Philadelphia magazine’s “Top Doctors” list for 2017.
A donation to the Temple Lung Center can continue funding toward innovative research to treat pulmonary conditions.