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UPMC Comprehensive Pulmonary Hypertension Program

For people with pulmonary hypertension — or PH — there is hope. Just 20 years ago, there weren’t many treatment options.

But today, UPMC offers a full range of therapies for PH and other diseases of the lungs. And we're always looking to develop new treatments for PH through collaboration and research.

Make an Appointment for Pulmonary Hypertension Care

To schedule an appointment at the UPMC Comprehensive Pulmonary Hypertension Program, contact us at:

Complete Pulmonary Hypertension Care

A joint program of the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute and Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, the UPMC Comprehensive Pulmonary Hypertension Program provides:

What Sets Our Pulmonary Hypertension Program Apart?

  • We are the largest multidisciplinary program in the country.
  • We offer state-of-the art diagnostics including full cardiopulmonary exercise testing during right heart catheterization.
  • We offer full ranges of therapy, including oral, inhaled, intravenous and subcutaneous drug alternatives.
  • We offer multiple opportunities to participate in cutting-edge clinical research aimed at improving the diagnosis and treatment of PH.
  • We are affiliated with the UPMC Lung Transplant program, one of the largest in the U.S.
  • We offer pulmonary thromboendarterectomy, a potentially curative surgery for patients with CTEPH.

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UPMC PH Program In the News

The research of Stephen Chan, MD focuses on new strategies to find the origins of pulmonary hypertension and a cure was recently profiled.
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