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Our pulmonology department is headed by senior and renowned consultants, Intensive care unit, Bronchoscopy & Pulmonary function lab. We offer clinical services with a team of chest physicians and nurses.The Department of Pulmonology offers advanced treatment for ailments pertaining to respiratory system. Our performance in patient care is of highest standards in terms of survival, nosocomial infections, and patient satisfaction.
The department of Pulmonology (Pulmonary Medicine or Chest Medicine or Respiratory Medicine) deals with diseases related to the respiratory tract. MMFHA Joshi Hospital is considered to be the best hospital for Respiratory medicine with team of eminent chest specialists dealing with critical, complex and rare conditions.
The human respiratory system, which includes lungs and airways are critical for health and wellness. Respiratory problems are prevalent in our society with an increased incidence of respiratory disorders. The Pulmonologist deals with diseases related to the respiratory tract. City smog, tobacco smoke and Infectious diseases like COVID can trigger inflammation, narrowing of the airways, and filling up lungs and airways with fluid and mucous. These harmful responses can lead to respiratory diseases like COPD, lung fibrosis and lung cancer.
A pulmonologist treats all the conditions and diseases of respiratory tract which includes the lungs, airways, and respiratory muscles etc. Respiratory medicine specialist treats several disease or disorders such as asthma, bronchitis, COPD,Chronic Respiratory Failure, Sleep Disorders, Interstitial Lung Diseases, Lung infections like pneumonia, TB, Covid 19 infection, Tumours and Cancers of the Lung and Chest, Allergic Disorders and Asthma.
We provide services like Pulmonary function testing ,chest X-ray , bronchoscopy etc .
Diagnostic and therapeutic bronchoscopies are undertaken in the department’s dedicated Bronchoscopy suite with a state-of-the-art Video Bronchoscope.
Our expert pulmonologists perform advanced bronchoscopy techniques such as Bronchoalveolar lavage, Foreign Body Removal, Trans-Bronchial Lymph Node Needle Aspiration, transbronchial lung biopsy. Its services also include interventional procedures like thoracoscopy, chest drainage and Ultrasonography / CT guided lung & pleural biopsy.
Skin allergy testing, asthma education and counseling as well as treatments of all types of allergic respiratory disease are among the departments other countless services. Advanced therapies like monoclonal antibodies (anti-IgE) are also offered.
It also offers round-the-clock emergency care for Respiratory Failure, Pulmonary Embolism, Pneumothorax, Chest Injuries etc.
A fully equipped, dedicated respiratory ICU, with advanced ventilators and BiPAP machines, High flow nasal oxygen and trained nurses, manage critical patients with respiratory failure.
Specially trained respiratory physiotherapists work to rehabilitate patients with chronic pulmonary disease (COPD etc.).
The department’s rehabilitation services also include counselling & assisting smoking de-addiction and post-operative pulmonary rehabilitation.