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Arthur B. Atlas

Pediatrician

Dr. Arthur B Atlas is a top Pediatrician in Morristown, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Arthur B Atlas is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Arthur B Atlas is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Arthur B Atlas is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Morristown, NJ, Dr. Arthur B Atlas is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
37 years Experience
Arthur B. Atlas
  • Morristown, NJ
  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Honduras Facultad de Ciencias Medicas
  • Accepting new patients

My baby sounds like he is wheezing. Should I be worried?

From the description it is unclear if the baby is wheezing or has inspiratory stridor. Stridor in infants is most frequently associated with laryngomalacia. Laryngomalacia is a READ MORE
From the description it is unclear if the baby is wheezing or has inspiratory stridor. Stridor in infants is most frequently associated with laryngomalacia. Laryngomalacia is a benign condition of decrease stiffness of the larynx, which leads to a degree of upper airway collapse which creates increase airway resistance causing high pitched noise during inspiration. The noise can be position dependent and more prominent with colds, crying and activity.
Wheezing can be associated with asthma and is usually expiratory. Wheezing is frequently not audible and only heard by listening to the chest with a stethoscope.