The UNM Cystic Fibrosis Center is the only facility in the state that’s accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. That means the clinic has been nationally recognized for providing specialized care that leads to improved length and quality of life for you or your loved one, child or adult, living with cystic fibrosis.
What is cystic fibrosis?
Cystic fibrosis is a disease that affects the lungs, liver and other organs and can lead to respiratory failure and death. UNM Health System’s expert team recognizes the complexities of cystic fibrosis and helps patients reach the best possible outcome at the UNM Cystic Fibrosis Center.
The center, which holds clinical trials, is made up of a multidisciplinary staff of nutritionists, social workers, diabetes specialists and other experts who will work with you to manage your symptoms.