If you’re experiencing any breathing problems or allergies, WVU Medicine pulmonary specialists at the Fairmont Medical Center can help you breathe easier. Our highly trained providers are skilled at helping people with a wide range of diseases and disorders of the lungs and respiratory tract.

WVU Medicine Pulmonology is nationally recognized as a high-performing specialty by US News & World Report; our COPD program has been recognized as high performing in the procedures and conditions category.

Conditions We Treat

Our team provides the most advanced care, diagnosis, and treatment for many conditions of the lungs, including asthma and COPD.

Treatments and Services

We’re dedicated to providing you with the best possible care for conditions of the lungs. Our team of experts from several medical disciplines works together to provide the best care.

Evaluation methods may include:

  • Cardiopulmonary exercise testing
  • Lung biopsy
  • Lung cancer screening
  • Lung scan
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Sleep apnea screening

Treatment methods may include:

  • Corticosteroid medications
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Smoking cessation support
  • Supplemental oxygen
  • Whole lung lavage or lung washing


Phone: 855-WVU-CARE (855-988-2273)