Joseph Piccione, DO, MS

Joseph Piccione, DO, MS

Joseph Piccione, DO, MS, is an Attending Pulmonologist The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia who cares for children with airway disorders.

Areas of Expertise: Chronic aspiration, General pulmonary medicine, Technology dependent children
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Bucks County
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Background

Dr. Joseph Piccione, DO, MS, joined the Division of Pulmonary Medicine in 2011 after completing his fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital where he developed a special interest in pediatric bronchology and aerodigestive disorders.

He also earned a Master’s Degree in Clinical and Translational Research from the University of Cincinnati. His thesis work investigated risk factors for the development of bronchiectasis in children with recurrent pulmonary aspiration and was recently published in the journal Pediatric Pulmonology.

He has joined efforts with the Division of Otolaryngology through The Center for Pediatric Airway Disorders, a multidisciplinary team dedicated to improving health outcomes in children with aerodigestive disorders including tracheostomy dependence, congenital and acquired airway abnormalities, and recurrent aspiration.

Education and Training

Medical School

DO - New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY

Internship

Pediatrics - Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Residency

Pediatrics - Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Fellowship

Pediatric Pulmonology - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

Board Certification

General Pediatrics
Pediatric Pulmonology

Graduate Degree

MS in Clinical and Translational Research - University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Technology dependent children
Chronic aspiration
General pulmonary medicine

Publications

Books

2010

Piccione J, Cicchino N. Acute chest syndrome. In: Jeanmonod R, editor. Case studies in emergency medicine. Cambridge (England): Cambridge University Press; 2010.

Posters and Presentations

Lectures by Invitation
2014

Piccione JC. "An Insider's Approach to Evaluation and Management of Noisy Breathing in Children", PERSPECTIVES IN PEDIATRIC MEDICINE (CME), Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Feb. 2014.

2013

Piccione JC. "Airway Reconstruction in Tracheostomy-Dependent Children", Salzburg Weill Cornell Seminar in Pediatric Pulmonology, American-Austrian Foundation, Salzburg, Austria, Apr. 2013.



Piccione JC. "Pediatric Flexible Bronchoscopy Workshop", Salzburg Weill Cornell Seminar in Pediatric Pulmonology, American-Austrian Foundation, Salzburg, Austria, Apr. 2013.

Piccione JC. "Hemoptysis", Salzburg Weill Cornell Seminar in Pediatric Pulmonology, American-Austrian Foundation, Salzburg, Austria, Apr. 2013. 

Piccione JC.  "Chronic Pulmonary Aspiration in Children", Salzburg Weill Cornell Seminar in Pediatri Pulmonology, American-Austrian Foundation, Salzburg, Austria, Apr. 2013.

Piccione PC. "The Anatomy of Wheezing", Salzburg Weill Cornell Seminar in Pediatric Pulmonology, American-Austrian Foundation, Salzburg, Austria, Apr. 2013.

Awards and Honors

2009-2010,  Full Tuition Scholarship for M.S. Degree/University of Cincinnati

1997-2001, Full Tuition Scholarship for B.S. Degree/Towson University

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2013-present, Peer Reviewer, Pediatrics

Academic and Institutional Committees

2014-present, Chair, Croup Clinical Pathway Committee, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

2014-present, Quality Champion for the Division of Pulmonary Medicine, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

2013-present, Member, CHOP Pediatric Residency Program - Intern Selection Committee

2011-present, Fellowship Curriculum Committee

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2010-present, American Osteopathic Association

2010-present, American Thoracic Society

2009-Present American College of Chest Physicians