MD Pulmonology,DAA(Diploma in Allergy And Asthma, CMC Vellore),FCCP(Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, USA)
Senior Interventional Pulmonologist
Experience: 10+ years
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Pulmonology is a branch of medicine that treats illnesses of the respiratory tract. Medicover hospitals offer treatments for various health problems such as asthma, chronic obstructive lung disease, sleep disorders, pneumonia, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, snoring and sleep apnea, COPD, septicemia, acute lung injury, poly-trauma, lung cancer, acute and chronic respiratory failure, and various respiratory infections.
We have the best pulmonologists and lung specialists team in Hyderabad, offering complete consultation, diagnostic, and therapeutic treatments for various lung disorders and all pulmonary diseases. Our renowned lung specialists in Hyderabad provide in-patient, out-patient, and intensive care unit (ICU) lung treatments.
Our medical team is experienced and skilled to handle any serious conditions with utmost care. Our pulmonologists are among the most experienced in these domains, with a track record of competence in clinical pulmonology and critical care, as well as specialties like Interventional Pulmonology.
Pulmonology is a medical specialty that treats all the diseases and conditions related to lungs and other respiratory organs.
A pulmonologist is a doctor who specializes in treating respiratory diseases and chest infections.
Pulmonologists frequently evaluate and treat disorders such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD),lung cancer, other complicated lung diseases, and complex lung and pleural infections such as tuberculosis, pulmonary hypertension, fibrosis and other chest infections.
In case of a persistent cough or difficulty breathing, a general physician may refer to a pulmonologist, who will diagnose and treat lung-related health issues.
PFTs (pulmonary function tests) are noninvasive diagnostic tests that determine how effectively the lungs are operating. The tests assess lung volume, capacity, flow rates, and gas exchange.
You should consult a pulmonologist when your cough stays for more than 3 weeks.
The first signs of lung problems are: