Pulmonology

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Pulmonology

At Apollo Clinic, we provide world-class care to patients with lung, allergy and breathing-related conditions. Respiratory diseases can be anyone’s worst nightmare if not treated in time, and they can affect any part of the respiratory system resulting in diseases such as asthma, emphysema, tuberculosis, pneumonia, etc.

Pulmonology: is a medical speciality that involves diseases involving the respiratory tract. This includes the nasal passage, sinuses, pharynx, vocal cords, trachea, bronchi, bronchioles, lungs, alveolar ducts, alveolar sacs and alveoli.

Apollo Clinic offers services to patients with health problems such as:

  • Asthma
  • Fungal infections of the lung
  • Tuberculous and nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease
  • Pulmonary vascular diseases
  • Portopulmonary hypertension
  • Granulomatous lung diseases
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Lung transplantation
  • Lung cancer
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Hepatopulmonary syndrome
  • Emphysema, including lung volume reduction surgery
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Acute and chronic pulmonary emboli

 

Diagnosis

 

There are a series of steps that could help you diagnose the problem as well as figure out a solution to the same. Apollo Clinic provides diagnostic services for a wide range of pulmonary pathology.

Blood Tests: Blood platelet count, oxygen and carbon dioxide levels can be determined by means of blood tests.

Spirometry: This test will help analyse the speed and volume of air flow inhaled/exhaled by your lungs.

Bronchoscopy: A bronchoscope is used to review the inside of the airways and lungs for any potential obstructions or abnormalities.

Apollo Clinic offers state of the art facility to all of its patients, suffering from a rare or complex lung disorder. Our team of skilled, experienced doctors, nurses and technicians provide comprehensive, individualized patient care for conditions such as emphysema, pneumonia, cystic fibrosis, sleep apnea and asthma.

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