Evaluation diagnosis and treatment of various respiratory diseases like tuberculosis, pneumonia, bronchial asthma, COPD, ILD, lung cancer, pleural effusion, etc is concerned with the pulmonology department. The pulmonology department of hospitals also offers bronchoscopy, sleep study, and non-invasive ventilation. You will get pulmonary, critical care and sleep, medicine specialists at hospitals who are experts in solving the most serious and complex medical challenges faced by people with conditions that affect the lungs and breathing.
Pulmonologists also work in collaboration with nearly the experts in almost all the specialties including internal medicine, radiology, radiation oncology, pathology, ear, nose and throat (otorhinolaryngology), rheumatology, allergy and immunology, neurology, lung transplant, thoracic surgery, critical care, sleep medicine, pediatric sleep medicine, transplant, oncology and also the others. This way an individualized treatment plan can be developed for you by your doctors considering all your needs and all aspects of your condition.
You will be provided with an advanced pulmonary function laboratory, a dedicated sleep medicine unit apart from an interventional pulmonology suite. There are also programs that run for smoking cessation, pulmonary rehabilitation, and respiratory allergies.