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Pulmonary Critical Care physicians offer a broad array of diagnostic and management skills to treating patients with respiratory and sleep disorders as well as the critically ill.

In addition to specialty consultation, the pulmonary department offers:

  • Pulmonary Function Testing:
    Basic to complex lung function testing
    Exercise physiology
    Arterial blood gas analysis
    Patient Education
  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures:
    Conventional bronchoscopy with biopsy
    Endobronchial Ultrasound guided biopsy        
    Electromagnetic Navigational bronchoscopy
    Pleural drainage procedures
    Pleurx catheter insertion and management
    Pleuroscopy with pleural biopsy and talc pleurodesis
  • Sleep Lab:
    Overnight Polysomnogram
    Daytime sleep study
    Actigraphy (sleep watch)
    Titration of CPAP
  • Respiratory Therapy:
    Mechanical Ventilation
    Oxygen therapy
    Airway management
    Blood Acid-base balance
    Critical Care medicine