Regional Lung Institute (RLI)  

Specializing in Pulmonary Medicine, Lung Disease and Critical Care Medicine, you can breathe easier knowing you can RLI on us.

Located inside Sierra Medical Center 

The Regional Lung Institute, known as RLI, is an outpatient-based center that helps patients with chronic lung disease get the most comprehensive range of consultative pulmonary care services using some of the newest lung disease diagnosis and therapy methods. 

By providing a comprehensive treatment program which includes an explanation of the disease process, options for treatment and prognosis, an optimal care plan will be established for each patient. From your initial visit through follow up care, our team of experts will work together to create an individualized and comprehensive care plan.

Serving patients in El Paso and New Mexico, RLI is a one stop solution for people seeking quicker diagnosis and treatment at one location in a coordinated, multidisciplinary environment. 

The Regional Lung Institute includes the following clinical services, each which deals with both adults and children. These are:

  • Acute and Chronic Bronchitis
  • Severe Asthma
  • Advanced Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases            
  • Emphysema
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Sarcoidosis, Lung vaculitis and other rare lung disorders

Advanced diagnostic capabilities include:

  • Ultrasound Bronchoscopy – used in minimally invasive cancer staging
  • Lung Cancer Screening
  • State of the Art Diagnostic Capabilities
  • Comprehensive Cardiovascular Diagnostic Services
  • Comprehensive Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Comprehensive Diagnostic Radiology

In addition to standard inpatient treatments, such as ventilator therapy and care for critically ill patients, the Regional Lung Institute at Sierra Medical Center also makes available all of the latest in emerging new treatments for lung disease. 

For more information on this program or to schedule an appointment today, call 577-7777 or our toll free number 1-855-358-1777


Sierra Providence Health Network | 1625 Medical Center Drive, El Paso, TX 79902 | 915-577-7746

Providence Memorial Hospital | 2001 N. Oregon St., El Paso, TX 79902 | (915) 577-6011

Sierra Medical Center | 1625 Medical Center Drive, El Paso, TX 79902 | (915) 747-4000

Sierra Providence East Medical Center | 3280 Joe Battle Blvd., El Paso, TX 79938 | (915) 832-2000

Providence Children's Hospital | 2001 N. Oregon St., El Paso, TX 79902 | (915) 577-6011