Stop in and visit either of our two locally operated Ohio Locations:

Springfield - 2977 Derr Road (937) 398-0682
Kettering - 2655 S. Dixie Drive (937) 534-1080

Patient Resource Center



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Health Issues

Cystic Fibrosis Symptoms and Facts

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is caused by a defective gene which tells the body to produce abnormally thick and sticky fluid, called mucus. This mucus builds up in the breathing passages of the lungs and the pancreas, the organ that helps to break down and absorb food.