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
Freedom from Smoking - Classes designed for adults who want to quit smoking - Sessions at The Lung Disease Center in Altoona, PA
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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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It’s National Respiratory Care Week! Celebrate by thanking those who work hard keeping your lungs healthy. If you know someone who works in respiratory care, be sure to give them a shout out. ... See MoreSee Less

It’s National Respiratory Care Week! Celebrate by thanking those who work hard keeping your lungs healthy. If you know someone who works in respiratory care, be sure to give them a shout out.

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70% of toxins in the human body are eliminated through your lungs. Time to exhale.

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Don’t miss our next Freedom from Smoking class! Pick up the phone and make the first step towards becoming smoke free. Register at (814) 946-2845 ext. 200.

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The flu virus can live up to 8 hours on hard surfaces. Protect yourself by washing your hands frequently throughout the day. #GlobalHandwashingDay

Dr. Zlupko discusses the benefits of his invention, the Pursed Lip Breathing Device (PBD). Let Dr. Z help you breathe through your #COPD attacks.
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“Remember to breathe. It is after all, the secret of life.” –Gregory Maguire

Read about emphysema and "Valves" in today's #TheBuzz by Dr. Z. Find it right here at the link below or in today's edition of The Altoona Mirror.

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Read about emphysema and Valves in todays #TheBuzz by Dr. Z. Find it right here at the link below or in todays edition of The Altoona Mirror.

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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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