Our Department of Respiratory Medicine is highly specialized in dealing with all kinds of respiratory diseases. It is a sub-specialty of the branch of medicine
Respiratory Medicine is a sub-specialty of Medicine that deals with the diseases of the lung and the entire breathing system. Lungs are vital organs, responsible for providing oxygen to the whole body and without which life is unsustainable. Consequently any disease of the lung has a significant impact on the quality of life. Advancement of civilization has exposed the lungs to numerous environmental pollutants, occupational exposures, as well as cigarette smoking which trigger diseases like Asthma, COPD, Cancer of the lung etc more frequently. Even Breathing disorders during sleep affect the quality of life. Advancement of knowledge about lung diseases, gadgets, treatment and modern medicines are now helping the patients to breathe easily and offer hopes of leading a symptom free life in many situations. The Respiratory Medicine Department of Asian Haseena Begum Hospital is dedicatedly addressing these problems with ready access to updated knowledge and modern gadgets with the will to offer quality care to all patients with respiratory problems.
The department of Respiratory / Pulmonology deals with the diseases of the lungs and the respiratory system. It deals with the evaluation & management of acute & chronic respiratory diseases such as Asthma and respiratory allergies, COPD, ILD, Lung cancer, Auto immune disorders, sleep related disorders and chest wall disorders. The Department is integrated with the department of critical care in order to provide comprehensive care to patients requiring life support. A team of highly qualified intensive care specialists are available round the clock. Apart from the expertise the department is well equipped with the latest diagnostic & therapeutic technologies in the field of respiratory care.
Routinely doing Video Assisted Bronchoscopy, Sleep Studies and Pulmonary Function Test.
Dealing with very critical respiratory patients with the help of State of the Art equipments eg. Latest ventilators and support systems.