Pulmonology

Overview

Pulmonologists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of acute respiratory conditions and chronic respiratory diseases such as emphysema, COPD, Pulmonary hypertension, Pulmonary fibrosis and asthma. Oaklawn’s Pulmonologist’s are board certified in Internal medicine, Pulmonary medicine and Critical Care medicine, treating patients in both the office setting and overseeing Oaklawn’s critical care unit.

Pulmonologists specialize in treating

  • Asthma
  • Chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD)
  • Emphysema
  • Lung cancer
  • Interstitial and occupational lung diseases
  • Complicated lung infections
  • Tuberculosis
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Cystic fibrosis