Our Pulmonary department is dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment and education of patients with lung disease. The department includes board-certified Pulmonary/Critical Care Physicians and licensed Respiratory Therapists. Lung diseases commonly treated include asthma, COPD, pulmonary fibrosis, sarcoidosis, pleural effusions, lung cancer, sleep apnea, chronic cough and cough productive of blood (hemoptysis), pulmonary vascular disease including embolism, pulmonary hypertension and shortness of breath of various causes.
The following Pulmonary Functions Tests performed in the assessment, monitoring and treatment of lung disease or as part of research protocols:
Pulmonary rehab is offered to individuals through Ball Memorial Hospital with the following conditions:
Benefits of Pulmonary Rehab include an improved sense of well being, improved exercise tolerance, and reduced shortness of breath as well as reduced anxiety and reduction in hospitalizations.
Our Critical care physicians provide care to hospitalized patients that are critically ill. Commonly managed diseases include:
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