Lung Health Outpatient Clinic
If you’re living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or another chronic respiratory disease, the Lung Health Clinic can help you breathe easier and live better. Our mission is to empower lung-disease sufferers and to help them improve their quality of life and avoid unnecessary ER visits or hospital stays.
Lung Health Clinic
Sarasota Memorial Heart Pavilion
1540 S. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34239
What is the Lung Health Clinic?
An outpatient treatment center established with Sarasota Memorial’s Pulmonary Disease Program, the Lung Health Clinic care team works with each patient’s primary care physician, pulmonologist, dietitian, pharmacist and other medical providers to create customized care plans that address their individual, disease-related risks and complications.
With this patient-centered, collaborative approach, the clinic’s specialized team provides comprehensive disease intervention and gives patients the information and tools they need to make lasting lifestyle changes.
Lung Health Clinic Services
The Sarasota Memorial Lung Health Clinic’s outpatient services, which are covered by Medicare and most insurance plans, include:
- Medications review
- Disease education
- Support for coping with the emotional impacts of lung disease
- Assistance identifying hurdles to recovery or issues that require immediate treatment
- Resources, therapies and support for making beneficial lifestyle changes (quitting smoking, reducing stress, increasing physical activity, eating better)
- Monthly support group meetings with an expert presentation and group discussion
Lung Health Clinic Team
The Lung Health Clinic is located in the Sarasota Memorial Heart Pavilion, adjacent to the main hospital campus, and is staffed by an advanced practice registered nurse and a respiratory therapist, under the supervision of a board-certified pulmonologist.
Appointments, Information & Referrals
The Lung Health Clinic is open Monday through Friday, by appointment. A physician referral is required for the Lung Health Clinic. For clinic information, please call 941-917-7070. If you need assistance obtaining a physician referral, please call our HealthLine physician referral line, at 941-917-7777.