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Rady Children's Specialists

Pulmonary / Respiratory Medicine

Team

Our interdisciplinary team includes board-certified pediatric pulmonologists, dietitians, social workers, nurse practitioners, a genetic counselor, pharmacists, nurses, a research nurse and respiratory therapists, all of whom are devoted to providing family-centered care.

Physicians

Kelan Tantisira, M.D., M.P,H., Division Chief, Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Kathryn Akong, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Cystic Fibrosis Center; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Rakesh Bhattacharjee, M.D., Sleep Director, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Matejka Cernelc-Kohan, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Eulalia Cheng, M.D., Staff Physician, UC San Diego

Thu A. Duong, M.D., Asssistant Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Gabriel G. Haddad, M.D., Physician-in-Chief, Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego; Chair, Department of Pediatrics, UC San Diego; Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Neurosciences, UC San Diego

Daniel Lesser, M.D., Clinical Director and Fellowship Director; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Meerana Lim, M.D., Associate Director, Cystic Fibrosis Center; Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Aparna Rao, M.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Julie Ryu, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics, UC San Diego

Ruth Siew, M.D., Staff Physician, UC San Diego

Fellows

Manju Hurvitz, M.D.