Clinical Care

Inpatient Services

The division staffs the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) at UK Healthcare Chandler Hospital. This unit cares for critically-ill patients from all regions of the Bluegrass and surrounding states, and has over 1000 patient admissions per year. The MICU service welcomes patient transfers at all times of the day or night. Referring physicians can initiate the transfer process by calling UKMDS at (859) 231-9922 or 1-800-888-5533 and asking to be connected with the MICU admitting physician.

Outpatient Services

The outpatient services provided by the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine include the outpatient general pulmonary clinic, as well as the division's specialty clinics:

  • Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic
  • Sleep Disorders Clinic
  • Lung Transplant Clinic
  • Multidisciplinary Lung Cancer Clinic
  • Adult Cystic Fibrosis Clinic
Interventional pulmonology services are also available. Appointments to any of our clinics can be made by calling 859-323-9555. The general pulmonary clinic is located on the fifth floor of the Kentucky Clinic.

The Pulmonary Function Testing Center provides a full array of pulmonary diagnostic tests including spirometry, lung volumes, diffusion capacity, six-minute walk tests, bronchoprovocation testing, and full cardiopulmonary exercise testing. The Pulmonary Function Testing Center is located on the fifth floor of UK Chandler Hospital Pavilion H in the Special Diagnostics wing. Tests can be scheduled by calling (859) 323-6111 upon referral from a provider.