Norton Pulmonary Specialists Services

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, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema, sleep disorders and other lung diseases since 1977.

We carefully evaluate our patients so we can develop a customized plan of care. A diagnostic evaluation may include lab work, pulmonary function testing, bronchoscopy, imaging, sleep testing, oxygen evaluation and other testing when needed.

Our goal is to make sure you understand your condition and have a plan of care that fits your individual needs. Our specialists treat a range of pulmonary conditions, including:

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