Pulmonary Care: Breathe Easy

From teaching neonates to take their first big breaths to helping elderly patients manage chronic lung diseases, our respiratory therapists empower North Memorial Health patients to improve their specific condition. Frequently involved from the emergency department all the way to discharge, our therapists take a co-pilot role with you and your care team to customize your plan to meet your specific health goals.


The North Memorial Health Advantage

  • We focus on providing education on diseases, medications, and treatments.
  • We offer diagnostic testing, bronchodilator therapy, hyperinflation/airway clearance techniques, non-invasive ventilation, and ventilator management.
  • We also provide bronchoscopy, overnight oximetry studies, oxygen determination tests, and pulmonary function tests.

Partnership Practice

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Respiratory Consultants

An independent group of physicians committed to promoting lung and sleep health, and treating a variety of pulmonary and sleep problems using state of the art technology.

Conditions & Care Options

Learn more about your condition and how it may be treated at North Memorial Health.

List of Services

Bronchodilator Therapy

Diagnostic Testing

Hyperinflation/airway Clearance Techniques

Non-invasive Ventilation

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Respiratory Education

Ventilator Management

Care Team

Our highly trained experts empower you with the knowledge and the support you need to get the healthcare you want.

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Deanna Diebold headshot

Deanna Diebold, MD

Pulmonary, Critical Care
I enjoy getting to know patients and their families.
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M. Brian Hartz, MD, MPH

Pulmonary, Critical Care
I believe that interpersonal communication is the single most important thing in medicine.
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Amit Chandra headshot

Amit Chandra, MD, FACP

I believe in patient-focused care.
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Madhu Kannapiran headshot

Madhu Kannapiran, MD

Pulmonary, Critical Care
I approach medical care as a collaboration between the patient and myself.
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Amy Knopke, MD

Pulmonary, Critical Care
I believe that truly individualized care requires understanding the whole person.
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Andrew Vaaler headshot

Andrew Vaaler, MD

Pulmonary, Critical Care
I treat patients like family.
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Elizabeth Hutter-Seebart, APRN, CNP

Critical Care
I provide compassionate, comprehensive care.
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Kristen Hasson, MD

Pulmonary, Critical Care
I strive to provide compassionate, customer-centered care.
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