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 Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for an evaluation, please contact Maureen Josephson, DO.

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.