Our teaching faculty includes eight board-certified pediatric pulmonologists as well as several APRN Instructors. The Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship is led by Dr. John L. Carroll.
The ACH/UAMS pediatric faculty includes over 200 faculty members representing virtually every pediatric subspecialty, including cardiologists, intensivists, nephrologists, neonatologists, gastroenterologists, infectious disease specialists, hematologists-oncologists, six pharmacologists, and nineteen emergency medicine physicians.
Surgical specialists include cardiovascular surgeons, pediatric surgeons, three pediatric neurosurgeons, and pediatric otolaryngologists. We also have pediatric anesthesiologists at ACH.
Critical support physicians for pulmonologists include pediatric radiologists and pediatric pathologists.
In addition to the hospital staff available for patient care, eight respiratory therapists, six nurse specialists, nine advanced practice nurses, four pediatric speech therapists, one child life therapist, two pediatric occupational and physical therapists, one nutritionist, one social worker, and one psychologist are assigned to the Pulmonology Division. The Pulmonary Division has a full pulmonary function lab with multiple state-of-the-art instruments for evaluation of lung function in children, fully staffed with excellent and highly qualified technicians. A fully equipped suite for flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy is maintained by excellent technical staff. Sedation and anesthesia support are readily available.