Pediatric Respiratory Medicine, Allergy, Immunology, and Sleep

Richard Kravitz, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Division Head

We provide comprehensive care for children with respiratory diseases, respiratory-related sleep disorders, allergic diseases including food and inhalant allergies and immune deficiencies. 

U.S. News & World Report has ranked our pulmonology & lung surgery services among the best in the U.S. If your child needs respiratory or lung treatment, our team of experts is ready to help. It’s our mission to bring this world-class care to every child who needs it. We serve as a major referral center in the Mid-Atlantic region for children with conditions including:

  • Asthma
  • Allergies
  • Allergen immunotherapy
  • Chronic sinus disorders
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Daily cough
  • Difficulty with airway clearance
  • Eczema
  • Eosinophilic disease
  • Food Allergies & Hives
  • Immotile cilia disorders
  • Immunoglobulin replacement
  • Invasive and non-invasive respiratory support
  • Primary immune deficiencies
  • Recurrent pneumonia
  • Respiratory complications of neuromuscular weakness
  • Restrictive lung disease
  • Sleep-related respiratory disorders
  • Technology dependent children

Our Research & Research Team

There is a strong foundation of basic and clinical research activity in the Division that is unified by our mission to identify mechanisms of allergic and pulmonary diseases in children with the hopes of identifying new treatments.
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Fellowship Program

Allergy & Immunology Fellowship Program

Director: Monica Lawrence, MD
Contact: Monte Parsons 
Phone: 434-982-1055

This fellowship is hosted by the Department of Medicine. More information on the program can be found on the Department of Medicine’s website →

Office Address & Contact

Department of Pediatrics
PO BOX 800386
Charlottesville, VA-22908

Phone: 434-982-3654
Fax: 434-243-6618

Administration

Division Chief
Richard Kravitz, MD
Professor of Pediatrics

Administrative Assistants
Madelyn Coles 
Wendy Haney

You Can Help

Make a Donation

Your gracious support will help us reach our goal: To understand the roots of childhood diseases so that we can develop more effective, personalized, safer therapies and bring them to children!

Donate Now!

You have several options in how to make your contribution:

Check:
Your check should be made payable to UVA Children’s Hospital.
For mailed gifts, the address is:
UVA Children’s Hospital
University of Virginia
P.O. Box 37963
Boone, Iowa 50036

Credit Card:
If you plan to use a credit card for your gift, you can call the University of Virginia Health Foundation at (434)924-8432and let them know you would like to designate a gift.

Online Form:
You may click on the button to the right, which will take you to an online form that you can fill out and submit directly to the University of Virginia Health Foundation.

Make a Donation

Your gracious support will help us reach our goal: To understand the roots of childhood diseases so that we can develop more effective, personalized, safer therapies and bring them to children!

Donate Now!