Joseph Piccione, D.O., M.S.

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Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (Pulmonary Medicine)
Attending Physician, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Pulmonary Director, Center for Pediatric Airway Disorders (Aerodigestive Program), Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Co-Director, Pulmonary Advanced Diagnostic Center, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Pulmonary Medicine
3501 Civic Center Boulevard
11th Floor Colket Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-3749
Fax: 215-590-3500
B.S. (Biology)
Towson University, 2001.
D.O. (Medicine)
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2005.
M.S. (Clinical & Translational Research)
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2010.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Pediatric Aerodigestive Disorders
Mechanical Ventilation in Children
Flexible Bronchoscopy in Children
Interventional Bronchoscopy in Children
Endobronchial Ultrasound
CT Navigational Bronchoscopy
Whole Lung Lavage (Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis)

Selected Publications

Chiotos K, Marshall D, Kellom K, Whittaker J, Wolfe H, Woods-Hill C, Stinson H, Keim G, Blumenthal J, Piccione J, Lee G, Sydney G, Gerber J.: Mixed-methods process evaluation of a respiratory-culture diagnostic stewardship intervention. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol Page: In press, Jan 2023.

Gipsman AI, Treat JR, Piccione J.: Rare airway tumor in a previously healthy adolescent successfully treated with endoscopic resection and oral propranolol. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2023.

Schiff E, Propst EJ, Balakrishnan K, Johnson K, Lounsbury DW, Brenner MJ, Tawfik MM...Yang CJ. : Pediatric Tracheostomy Emergency Readiness Workgroup; Pediatric Tracheostomy Emergency Readiness Assessment Tool: International Consensus Recommendations. Laryngoscope 2023.

Tsukahara K, Johnson, B, Chiotos K, Jensen EA, Planet P, Phinizy P, Piccione J.: Comparison of tracheal aspirate and bronchoalveolar lavage samples in the microbiological diagnosis of lower respiratory tract infection in pediatric patients. Pediatr Pulmonol. 57(10):2405-2410, Oct 2022.

Franklin SD, Fierro J, Hysinger EB, Phinizy PA, Piccione J.: Hemosiderin Laden Macrophages in BAL samples of Children with Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. J Pediatr Page: doi: 10.1016, Sep 2022 Notes: epub.

S. Franklin; P. Phinizy, S. Tran, D. DiBardino, A. Haas, J. Piccione: Pediatric CT Navigational Bronchoscopy. American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA May 2022 Notes: Poster.

Boesch RP, de Alarcon A, Piccione J, Prager J, Rosen R, Sidell DR, Wootten C, Balakrishnan K; Aerodigestive Research Collaborative: Consensus on Triple Endoscopy Data Elements Preparatory to Development of an Aerodigestive Registry. Laryngoscope 132(11): 2251-2258, February 2022.

Mattos C, Phinizy P, Duffy KL, Sobol S, Piccione J.: Clinical predictors of laryngotracheoesophageal clefts and tracheoesophageal fistulae in children with dysphagia. Pediatr Pulmonol. 56(12): 3792-3795, Dec 2021.

Lance Feld, Brandy Johnson, Joshua Needleman, Brittany DePasquale, Jennifer Pogoriler, Joseph Piccione: A Case Series of Eosinophilic Bronchitis in Five Children. Aerodigestive Society National Meeting, Nashville, TN, Virtual Nov 2021 Notes: Poster.

Tsukahara K, Lindell RB, Newman H, Lerman BJ, Kersun LS, Piccione J. : Successful whole lung lavage in a child with pulmonary alveolar proteinosis secondary to hematologic malignancy. Pediatr Pulmonol 57(1): 308-310, October 2021.

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