Pulmonology deals with the treatment of diseases of the lungs and respiratory tract. At Saint Francis Hospital South, pulmonologists play a critical role in the care provided. They are called upon throughout the hospital to consult on diseases of the lung and respiratory tract and for patients requiring mechanical ventilation.
Primarily, specialized services offered by pulmonologists at Saint Francis Hospital South include those treating:
Saint Francis Hospital South pulmonologists are committed to improving the quality of life for patients affected with chronic lung conditions by helping them breathe easier and by establishing long-term relationships of caring and trust. Additionally, the pulmonologists at Saint Francis Hospital South will evaluate children 13 years and older.