Cystic Fibrosis Center of Northwest Ohio
The Pediatric and Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center is recognized and accredited by the National Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and follows the strict guidelines and recommendations put forth by the foundation. The center’s guidelines and recommendations incorporate comprehensive medical and social services for cystic fibrosis (CF) patients and utilize a multi-disciplinary team approach in caring for individuals with CF. The team consists of dedicated physicians, nurses, a respiratory therapist, a dietitian, and a social worker.
In addition, the center participates in national research protocols and is an accredited research center by the National Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Involvement in such research provides patients with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies.
Supplemental services provided by the center include inpatient and outpatient medical services, psychosocial support, home IV therapy, family education through school and home visits, a wide array of printed and video materials, a parent support group, community outreach, and participation in the annual Great Strides Walk.
To contact the Cystic Fibrosis Center, please call 800-227-2959 or 419-291-2207. If you have a need after regular business hours or on a weekend, please call 419-291-4000 and ask to speak with the pediatric pulmonologist on call.