Pulmonary Services

Pulmonary Services at F. F. Thompson Hospital support the care of pulmonary patients within the hospital and intensive care units. Conditions commonly encountered in the ICU include sepsis, respiratory failure, shock and perioperative resuscitation.

Hospital consultation provides specialty care due to COPD, complex pneumonia and other acute respiratory illness. Procedures performed for inpatients include bronchoscopy, airway management, vascular access, thoracentesis, lumbar puncture and mechanical ventilator management.

Outpatient services are provided at our Pulmonary Clinic in the Marilyn Sands Outpatient Clinic. In addition, we offer Pulmonary Rehabilitation at F.F. Thompson Hospital's Cardiac Rehab gym.

The most common lung diseases our team treats, in inpatient and outpatient settings, include:

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • Emphysema
  • Lung cancer
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary edema

Our team works closely with emergency room, surgery, primary care and hospitalist care providers to provide team-based and patient-centered care of the highest quality in your own community; enabling recovery with family and loved ones close by.

Our Team

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