What does a Lung Doctor Do?
A pulmonologist, or pulmonary disease specialist, is a physician who possesses specialized knowledge and skill in the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary (lung) conditions and diseases. Pulmonology is classified as an internal medicine subspecialty.
PSN Pulmonologists Are Proud to Offer:
- Arterial blood gas measurements
Brochodilator and bronchial provocation
Cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET)
Exercise and rest pulse oximetry
Lung volume testing
Respiratory muscle pressure assessment
Upper airway function assessment
Voluntary ventilation assessment