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 We are unable to determine your eligibility for Zephyr® Valves because you answered no to more than one of these questions:

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You have a confirmed diagnosis of COPD or emphysema

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You have reduced lung function (FEV1 <50% predicted)

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You stop to catch your breath often, even with taking your medication as directed

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 We are unable to determine your eligibility for Zephyr® Valves because you answered no to more than one of these questions:

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You have a confirmed diagnosis of COPD or emphysema

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You have reduced lung function (FEV1 <50% predicted)

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You stop to catch your breath often, even with taking your medication as directed

But only a Zephyr Valve Trained Physician can determine if you are a candidate. Talk to your doctor to see to whether this may be a right option for you.

If you chose to receive text messages from us, please look for a verification text message from us now and reply Y to confirm.

If you no longer wish to receive notifications from the Zephyr Care Team, you may opt-out by texting “STOP” at any time. You may text “HELP” or call (833) 654-2673 for assistance relating to text messages we send. You may also view our Privacy Policy or our Terms & Conditions at any time.
But only a Zephyr Valve Trained Physician can determine if you are a candidate.
Talk to your doctor to see to whether this may be a right option for you.

Information For You

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Download this discussion guide and use it to have a conversation with your doctor about Zephyr Valve and whether it might be right for you.

Have Questions About Zephyr Valve?

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If you have questions about the procedure or want assistance finding a Zephyr Valve Trained Physician near you, call our Care Team.
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time.

Information For You

Download this discussion guide and use it to have a conversation with your doctor about Zephyr Valve and whether it might be right for you.

Have Questions About Zephyr Valve?

If you have questions about the procedure or want assistance finding a Zephyr Valve Trained Physician near you, call our Care Team.

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time.

Your Next Steps to Getting the Zephyr Valve Treatment

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Schedule a Consultation

Discuss this treatment option and the process for evaluation with a Zephyr Valve Treating Doctor. 

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Get Your Eligibility Tests

A simple set of tests are required to determine if you might be a good candidate for the treatment.
These include:

  • Pulmonary Function Testing (PFTs)
  • CT scan
  • ABG (a blood test)
  • 6-minute walk test
  • Additional tests, such as an EKG or perfusion scan may be required
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Learn about Insurance Coverage and Prior Authorization

While insurance coverage is not guaranteed, most patients who qualify for the Zephyr Valve procedure are able to secure insurance coverage for their treatment. The Pulmonx Patient Reimbursement Support program is available to provide assistance in the insurance process for patients who qualify for the procedure.
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Zephyr Valve Procedure

Zephyr Valves are placed during a procedure that does not require any cutting or incisions. Watch a short video to hear a Zephyr Valve Treating Doctor explain what you can expect before, during, and after the procedure. 
 
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Schedule a Consultation

Discuss this treatment option and the process for evaluation with a Zephyr Valve Treating Doctor. 

PMX Step 2 Icon_1

Get Your Eligibility Tests

A simple set of tests are required to determine if you might be a good candidate for the treatment. These include:

  • Pulmonary Function Testing (PFTs)
  • CT scan
  • ABG (a blood test)
  • 6-minute walk test
  • Additional tests, such as an EKG or perfusion scan may be required
PMX Step 3 Icon_1

Learn about Insurance Coverage and Prior Authorization

While insurance coverage is not guaranteed, most patients who qualify for the Zephyr Valve procedure are able to secure insurance coverage for their treatment. The Pulmonx Patient Reimbursement Support program is available to provide assistance in the insurance process for patients who qualify for the procedure.
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Zephyr Valve Procedure

Zephyr Valves are placed during a procedure that does not require any cutting or incisions. Watch a short video to hear a Zephyr Valve Treating Doctor explain what you can expect before, during, and after the procedure.
 

Use the Map Below to Find a Zephyr Valve Treating Doctor

  • A Zephyr Valve Treating Center can perform eligibility tests and provide treatment if you qualify.
  • An Assessment Center can perform eligibility tests and then, if you qualify, you can visit a Zephyr Valve Treating Center to have the procedure.

Stanford Health Care, Interventional Pulmonology

Dr. Brian Shaller

5.09 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Lindsey Gatton, RN

650-229-5862 Text me the Number

Assessment Center

Mills Peninsula Medical Center/Pulmonary

Dr. Robert Jasmer

20.2 Miles Away

650-600-6496 Text me the Number

California Pacific Medical Center / Sutter Health

Dr. Jey Chung

31.2 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Suliana, PA

415-921-9029 Text me the Number

Assessment Center

Muir Pulmonary Critical Care

Dr. George Juan, Dr. Ming-Tyh Maa

33.83 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Giana Acosta

925-940-0030 Text me the Number

Assessment Center

Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine - Bass Medical Group

Dr. Karin Cheung

34.98 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Jose Ochoa, MA

925-966-3935 Text me the Number

UC Davis Medical Center

Dr. Chinh Phan, Dr. Ken Yoneda

85.47 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Dr. Brooks Kuhn, Dr. Michael Schivo

916-603-2944 Text me the Number

Kaiser Permanente Roseville Medical Center

Dr. Upendra Kaphle

102.12 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Dr. Upendra Kaphle

916-735-4678 Text me the Number

UCLA

Dr. Tao He, Dr. Reza Ronaghi

309.35 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Dora Gomez

310-954-9069 Text me the Number

Cedars - Sinai

Dr. George Chaux

310.47 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Karla Valladares

310-919-0092 Text me the Number

Keck Hospital of USC

Dr. Ramyar Mahdavi

318.24 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Jorge Rivera

323-435-8486 Text me the Number

Hoag Hospital

Dr. Javier Longoria

351.29 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Nichole Panutich

949-764-6042 Text me the Number

Riverside Community Hospital - Pacific Pulmonary Medical Group

Dr. Ahmad Alazzeh

354.08 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Evelyn Segura

951-783-4312 Text me the Number

Kaiser Permanente Riverside Medical Center

Dr. Aung Tun, Dr. Geena Wu

355.11 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Rachel Pisano

951-900-3649 Text me the Number

Loma Linda University Medical Center

Dr. Ara Chrissian, Dr. Elliot Ho

356.81 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Yanine Castaneda

909-655-4300 Text me the Number

Redlands Community Hospital - Beaver Medical Group

Dr. Sameh Hanna

360.38 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Carolyn Meyer

909-316-3534 Text me the Number

University of Nevada Las Vegas Medicine

Dr. Arthur Oliver Romero

392.64 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Lakietha Flournoy

725-237-3871 Text me the Number

Scripps Health - Encinitas

Dr. Samir Makani

406.16 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Zaina Sader

760-492-6694 Text me the Number

Eisenhower Health/Eisenhower Medical Center

Dr. Justin Thomas

407 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Elizabeth Smith

760-819-7744 Text me the Number

San Diego VA Hospital

Dr. George Cheng (Referral Needed), Dr. Niral Patel (Referral Needed)

416.8 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Lana Sheinkman

858-504-6606 Text me the Number

UC San Diego Health

Dr. George Cheng, Dr. Niral Patel

425.69 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Gina Mautz, Kelly Ball

619-492-3386 Text me the Number

UCSD Interventional Pulmonary Program

Dr. George Cheng

425.71 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Stephanie Martinez

619-543-8897 Text me the Number

Peacehealth Riverbend

Dr. Khuram Ameen

462.84 Miles Away

Program Coordinator: Brie Anderson

541-612-7924 Text me the Number

*Center requires physician referral, no self-referrals accepted

*Center requires physician referral, no self-referrals accepted

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