There is a new treatment option for severe emphysema

But how do you know if you have emphysema? Only a doctor or pulmonologist can diagnose it, and it typically requires additional testing. You may have been told you have advanced COPD or end-stage COPD. Emphysema is a severe form of COPD.

Learn More About The Zephyr Valve

Until recently, there were few treatment options to help patients who have reached the limit of what help medications and supplemental oxygen can deliver – the only options were highly invasive treatments, such as lung volume reduction surgery or a lung transplant.

Learn more about a new treatment now available for severe emphysema.

It may be time to talk to your doctor or pulmonologist about whether a new treatment option for emphysema is right for you.

Any answers you may provide in this Emphysema Risk Quiz will not be connected to information that can personally identify you.

If you’ve been diagnosed with emphysema and you have stopped smoking or are willing to stop smoking, you may be a candidate for the Zephyr Valve. Only a doctor can determine if Zephyr Valve is right for you. Click below to view the list of Zephyr Valve treatment centers.


How the Zephyr Valve Works

The Zephyr Valve is the first minimally-invasive bronchoscopic treatment option in the United States for severe emphysema patients

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Complications of the Zephyr Endobronchial Valve treatment can include but are not limited to pneumothorax, worsening of COPD symptoms, hemoptysis, pneumonia, dyspnea and, in rare cases, death.1

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Patient Stories

The Zephyr Valve improves patients' quality of life and allows them to do more1

“Every day I find things I can do now I couldn’t do before.”– Michael McPheeter

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