Complex Airway Disease Program

At Weill Cornell Medicine|NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital we provide a comprehensive, multidisciplinary care for patients with cancerous and non-cancerous airway disorders. Our team consists of interventional pulmonologist, thoracic surgeons, ear nose and throat (ENT) surgeon, pulmonologists and radiologists. Please click on links below to find out more information about each specific condition.

  • Obstruction of windpipe by tumor (learn more)
  • Narrowing and scarring of windpipe (learn more)
  • Tracheobronchomalacia, or excessive airway collapse during exhalation(learn more)
  • Tracheo-esophageal fistula, or an abnormal communication between windpipe and food pipe
  • Foreign Body Removal