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Norton Pulmonary Specialists

The board-certified and fellowship-trained physicians with Norton Pulmonary Specialists, formerly Chest Medicine Associates, are leaders in caring for Louisville and Southern Indiana patients with asthma, COPD, emphysema and other lung diseases since 1977.

  • Our team of physicians and advanced practice providers have extensive experience specializing in the diagnosis and management of all forms of lung diseases and sleep disorders.
  • We have three convenient Louisville locations: Brownsboro, Newburg and Pleasure RidgePark.
  • We provide pulmonary care and respiratory management of critical care patients at all four Norton Healthcare adult-service hospitals.
  • Norton Pulmonary Specialists is accredited by the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Thoracic Society, the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
  • Our providers will give you a precise diagnosis and develop a customized treatment plan for your lung condition so you can get back to living your best life.
  • Your physician will work with you to develop a written asthma action plan to help you manage your symptoms.

Norton Pulmonary Specialists physicians use the latest technology for diagnostic testing and procedures, including:


What We Treat

The physicians with Norton Pulmonary Specialists have the expertise and experience to diagnose and manage asthma, COPD and all forms of lung diseases.

Patient Support

Our customized and detailed treatment plan will include follow-up care to help you live your best life.

Locations

Our three convenient locations make it easy to see a pulmonary specialist in Louisville.

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