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Clinical Services

PULMONARY DISORDERS
Consultative and Management Service

Airway stenosis / obstruction
Asthma
Acute body gas disturbances related to diving
Bronchiectasis
Carbon monoxide poisoning
Chronic bronchitis
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Chronic respiratory failure due to neuromuscular and other systemic disease
Cough
Dyspnea (difficulty breathing)
Emphysema
Interstitial lung disease
Pleural disease, including effusion (fluid) and cancer.
Pulmonary fibrosis
Pulmonary vascular disease / pulmonary hypertension
Pulmonary nodules and masses
Sleep apnea and other sleep disorders
Wounds, non-healing

CLINICAL PROCEDURAL SERVICES
Both inpatient (hospital) and outpatient (clinic) services are available:

Airway recannulization
Blood gas analysis
Bronchoscopy, diagnostic
Bedside respiratory care
Cardiopulmonary exercise testing
Endobronchial interruption (sealant, valve placement)
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
Mechanical ventilation
Percutaneous dilational tracheostomy
Pleurodesis
Pulmonary hemodynamic measurement / right heart catheterization
Polysomnography (sleep study)
Pulmonary function testing
Oximetry
Thoracentesis
Tube thoracostomy (chest tube), both traditional and indwelling
Tumor debulking, lower respiratory tree
Ultrasound of the lung and pleura