Bronchoscopy

Bronchoscopy is a procedure that allows your doctor to examine your child’s throat, larynx, trachea and lower airways through a tool called a bronchoscope. Bronchoscopy may be done to diagnose problems with your child’s airway, lungs or lymph nodes.

How Boston Children’s Hospital approaches bronchoscopy

A certified staff bronchoscopists and a pulmonary fellow perform bronchoscopies. Children's provides full anesthesia, nursing and technical support.