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RESPIRATORY SCIENCES

 

The department of Respiratory Medicine deals with the diseases affecting the lungs and the respiratory system. It has the capability for the evaluation & management of the entire range of acute & chronic respiratory diseases such as Asthma and respiratory allergies COPD, ILD, Lung cancer, Auto immune disorders, sleep related disorders and chest wall disorders. The department has full and comprehensive allergy testing facility .The Department in association with the department of critical care provides comprehensive care to patients requiring life support. A team of highly qualified intensive care specialists are available round the clock.

 

Treatment & Procedures

 

The department of Respiratory Medicine deals with the diseases affecting the lungs and the respiratory system. It has the capability for the evaluation & management of the entire range of acute & chronic respiratory diseases such as Asthma and respiratory allergies COPD, ILD, Lung cancer, Auto immune disorders, sleep related disorders and chest wall disorders. The department has full and comprehensive allergy testing facility .The Department in association with the department of critical care provides comprehensive care to patients requiring life support. A team of highly qualified intensive care specialists are available round the clock.
Apart from the expertise the department is well equipped with the latest diagnostic & therapeutic technologies in the field of respiratory care. The facilities include:

 

  • Pulmonary function Testing:Routine spirometry
  • Video assisted Bronchoscopy

Videobronchoscope and non videofibrescopes including ultrathin bronchoscope with comprehensive gadget of accessories are available both for diagnostic as well as therapeutic purposes. Non resolving radiological shadows, unexplained respiratory symptoms, blood in phlegm, foreign body aspirations, lung cancer are some of the cases where these facilities are utilized.

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