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Adult Cystic Fibrosis Clinic

Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disease of the exocrine glands that make mucus and sweat. It is a chronic, progressive disease that affects the lungs, pancreas and other organs.

The Adult Cystic Fibrosis Clinic at Vanderbilt University Medical Center offers the most advanced care available in Tennessee. Our team of experts will help you manage your cystic fibrosis symptoms and any challenges along the way.

Adult Cystic Fibrosis Clinic: Why Choose Vanderbilt

  • Top program in Tennessee: Our Cystic Fibrosis Clinic, accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, offers high quality, specialized care. We are the only accredited care center in Tennessee.
  • Team approach to care: Our pulmonologists, nurse practitioners, respiratory therapists and nurses work with specialty pharmacists, social workers and dietitians to provide you personalized care.
  • Coordinated care: Our dedicated cystic fibrosis patient coordinator will guide you through your care plan. Our coordinator can assist with scheduling appointments, gathering medical records and test results. To contact our patient care coordinator, call (615) 322-3048.
  • Specialty pharmacy: Our specialty pharmacists offer personalized care, so you always have the medications you need.  
  • Clinical trials: As the only academic medical center in the region, we offer access to research studies investigating new, advanced approaches to care.
  • Responsive team: We want to make your healthcare experience as seamless and stress-free as possible. You can contact your team 24/7 through our secure online portal, My Health at Vanderbilt

Adult Cystic Fibrosis Clinic: Treatments We Offer

  • Airway clearance techniques (ACTs)
  • Medications
  • Lifestyle changes (exercise and diet changes)
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Lung transplant

Adult Cystic Fibrosis Clinic: Locations

Vanderbilt Pulmonology Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite B817
Nashville, TN 37232
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Meet Our Adult Cystic Fibrosis Clinic Care Team


Adult Cystic Fibrosis Clinic: For Referring Providers

To refer a new patient to our clinic, fax the patient’s medical records to (615) 322-5820.

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