Helping People Breate is what we do at The Lung Disease Center of Central Pennsylvania
814-946-2845
Timothy A. Lucas, M.D., FCCP
Timothy A. Lucas,
M.D., FCCP
Michael C. Zlupko, M.D.
Michael C. Zlupko,
M.D.
George M. Zlupko, M.D., FCCP
George M. Zlupko,
M.D., FCCP
Alan J. Kanouff, D.O., FCCP
Alan J. Kanouff,
D.O., FCCP
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Lung Disease Center of Central Pennsylvania

The Lung Disease Center of Central Pennsylvania opened in 2011 and is the home of Altoona Lung Specialists, the Sleep Disorder Network and the Lung Disease Foundation of Central Pennsylvania.

The facility offers cutting-edge services while working as a“one-stop shop”for the detection and diagnosis of many pulmonary diseases.

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Watch “The Buzz by Dr. Z Health News” today on WATM ABC23 News Centre 6pm and 11pm, and WWCP FOX8 10 pm News!

Are you joining our doctors for their Must Hear Presentations at Health-O-Rama this Friday? Come and receive great information on Pursed Lip Breathing, EBUS, OSA, Asthma and more. Then stay and watch father and son battle it out in the annual Zlupko Family Cookoff. It is sure to be a great time. ... See MoreSee Less

Are you joining our doctors for their Must Hear Presentations at Health-O-Rama this Friday? Come and receive great information on Pursed Lip Breathing, EBUS, OSA, Asthma and more. Then stay and watch father and son battle it out in the annual Zlupko Family Cookoff. It is sure to be a great time.

 

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Health-O-Rama is Friday, August 17th! Don’t miss these Must Hear Presentations by our Altoona Lung Specialists! Catch them all then stay for the next round of The Zlupko Family Cookoff! ... See MoreSee Less

Health-O-Rama is Friday, August 17th! Don’t miss these Must Hear Presentations by our Altoona Lung Specialists! Catch them all then stay for the next round of The Zlupko Family Cookoff!

Lung cancer claims more lives than breast, colon, and prostate cancers combined. It is responsible for one in five cancer deaths. The first early warning signs include a cough that proceeds to get worse and lasts for weeks, coughing up blood, and chest pain. Don’t take these symptoms lightly. Talk to your doctor today! #WorldLungCancerDay ... See MoreSee Less

Lung cancer claims more lives than breast, colon, and prostate cancers combined. It is responsible for one in five cancer deaths. The first early warning signs include a cough that proceeds to get worse and lasts for weeks, coughing up blood, and chest pain. Don’t take these symptoms lightly. Talk to your doctor today! #WorldLungCancerDay

The Lung Cancer Early Detection Program could save your life. For heavy smokers, early detection is key, and lung cancer caught in its earliest stages is the best chance of survival.

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The Lung Cancer Early Detection Program could save your life. For heavy smokers, early detection is key, and lung cancer caught in its earliest stages is the best chance of survival. 

https://lungdiseasefoundation.org/early-detection-program/

Schedule An Appointment

Each of our physicians has office hours several days per week for patient visits. For an appointment, please call 814.946.2845 and our staff will schedule the next available day and time.

If you are not able to keep a scheduled appointment, please advise our office as soon as possible in order to provide another patient this time to meet with the physician and, if necessary, receive treatment.

If you have an emergency, please call 911.

 

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Address:
800 Chestnut Ave
Altoona, PA 16601

Phone:
814.946.2845

Email:
SherriS@altoonalungspecialists.com

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

All phone calls placed to the physicians and staff of the Lung Disease Center of Central PA, Altoona Lung Specialists, Sleep Disorder Network and Lung Disease Foundation of Central PA will be answered Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Any contacts made through the Lung Disease Center of Central Pennsylvania’s website will be responded to during office working hours.

If you have an emergency, please call 911.

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