Pulmonary Medicine

Pulmonary medicine is provided by pulmonologists, who have special expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions and diseases related to the lungs and respiratory system, including:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic cough
  • COPD
  • Emphysema
  • Lung tumors
  • Persistent lung infections
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sleep-related breathing disorders

Pulmonologists also provide care for patients who are critically ill and require treatment in a hospital’s intensive care unit.