Referring a Patient to the Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Center

If you are a provider and would like to refer a patient to the PCD Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for an evaluation, please contact Samuel B. Goldfarb, MD.

Please have the following information available in order to expedite your request.

  • Patient's name
  • Patients date of birth
  • Patient's home address
  • Patient's health insurance carrier and contact information
  • Insurance individual ID number
  • Health insurance group and plan ID
  • Medical diagnosis
  • Current provider
  • Provider telephone number
  • Provider email address
  • Additional comments/information

The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NIH) has additional helpful resources for healthcare providers treating children with primary ciliary dyskinesia.