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Our Approach

Our Pulmonary Medicine practice is part of the Louis & Peaches Owen Heart Hospital and also offers CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Pulmonary Rehabilitation, a comprehensive outpatient program with individualized programs in a group setting.

Obstructive lung disease:

  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic bronchitis and emphysema
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis

Other lung diseases:

  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Pleural effusions
  • Pneumonias

Diagnosis and treatment of early and advanced lung cancer, including:

  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Asbestos-related lung disease
  • Abestosis cough

Interventional pulmonary medicine capabilities include:

  • Bronchoscopy - diagnostic and therapeutic
  • LASER bronchoscopy
  • Endobronchial brachytherapy
  • Endobronchial ultrasound
  • Pleuroscopy
  • Cardio-pulmonary exercise testing

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