The Respiratory Therapists at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica provide world-class care to our patients which range from Neonatal to Geriatrics. They deliver comprehensive treatment to acute and critically ill patients that require clinical expertise in respiratory care.
Respiratory Therapists provide our patients with education to understand their disease processes such as COPD and asthma. They promote wellness with programs like the smoking cessation for all patients on their service. Our Respiratory Therapists participate in all phases of the patient’s care and education to ensure they have the best possible care.
Respiratory Therapists provide care in the following areas:
Diagnostic procedures that are offered include:
Ted Pessin, RRT, RCP
Director, UCLA Respiratory Care Services, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica