Respiratory Diseases and Disorders (Pulmonary Medicine)

  • Scripps Green Hospital

    Scripps Green Hospital
    10666 N. Torrey Pines Rd.
    La Jolla, CA 92037 US
    Directions
      Visiting Hours
      • 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
      • Visiting hours may be adjusted based on the patient's needs or wishes.
      Pharmacy
      • Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
      • 858-964-1011
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

    Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
    354 Santa Fe Drive
    Encinitas, CA 92024 US
    Directions
      Visiting Hours
      • 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
      • Visiting hours may be adjusted based on the patient's needs or wishes.
      Emergency Services
      • The ER is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
      Parking
      • Parking is free. Valet parking is $5.
      Pharmacy
      • Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
      • 858-964-1012
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

    Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
    9888 Genesee Avenue
    La Jolla, CA 92037 US
    Directions
      Visiting Hours
      • 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
      • Visiting hours may be adjusted based on the patient's needs or wishes.
      Emergency Services
      • The emergency and trauma center is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital

    Multiple Addresses
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  • Prebys Cardiovascular Institute

    Prebys Cardiovascular Institute
    9888 Genesee Avenue
    La Jolla, CA 92037 US
    Directions
      Visiting Hours
      • 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
      • Visiting hours may be adjusted based on the patient's needs or wishes.
      Emergency Services
      • The emergency and trauma center is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Scripps Clinic Division of Chest and Critical Care Medicine

The Division of Chest and Critical Care Medicine at Scripps Clinic and Scripps Green Hospital offers a broad range of services for people with breathing or lung problems.


Our program is divided into three distinct but related specialty areas:


  • Chest medicine
    Provides diagnosis and treatment of a variety of pulmonary conditions, ranging from acute illnesses like pneumonia to complex diseases such as COPD and lung cancer.
  • Critical care medicine
    Offers inpatient hospital care for critically ill patients, including those who need intensive monitoring after major surgery.
  • Sleep medicine
    Provides diagnosis and treatment of breathing-related sleep disorders, including ventilator therapies and overnight testing in our accredited sleep laboratory.