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Pulmonology

The pulmonary laboratory is adequately equipped with basic and updated equipment in detecting and confirming respiratory tract as well as primary and secondary lung diseases not only in symptomatic patients but also those asymptomatic but who are at risk of acquiring them. It is supplied with basic equipment and devices for the care and management of primary acute and chronic pulmonary diseases but also when the bronchopulmonary system are secondarily affected or involved due to extrapulmonary and systemic diseases.

Patients complaining of:

  • Difficulty in Breathing
  • Prolonged cough
  • Clubbing of fingers
  • Abnormal respiratory rate
  • Abnormal chest x-ray findings
  • Abnormal arterial blood gas
  • Abnormal pulmonary function test
  • And for Pre-operative Pulmonary Clearance
  • are referred to our Pulmonologist for diagnosis and management. Diagnosed broncho-pulmonary diseases are also referred to these specialists for optimal management.

The procedures performed by our Pulmonologists for further evaluation and/or management are :

  • Diagnostic and therapeutic thoracentesis
  • Chemical pleurodesis
  • Mechanical ventilation management
  • Weaning from mechanical ventilation

The diagnostic modalities offered by our laboratory unit are :

  • Spirometry with pre and post bronchodilator challenge
  • Arterial Blood Gas Analysis / ABG TEST
  • Peak expiratory flow rate determination
  • Wright's respirometer for maximum inspiratory force determination
  • Pulse oximeter for non-invasive blood oxygen saturation determination

The therapeutic modalities offered by our service are:

  • Nebulization treatment
  • Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure (BiPAP)
  • Adult and pediatric mechanical ventilation
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Intermittent Positive Pressure Breathing (IPPB)
  • Chest Physical Therapy (CPT)
  • Set up for weaning from mechanical ventilation
  • Incentive Spirometry

The Health Assessment Program involving routine Pulmonary tests are :

  • Health Assessment Program (Lung Screening Program)
  • Premium Health Assessment Program (Premium Program - Male and/or Female)
Please contact Marketing Department for details.

Doctors

Anunciacion, Rey Caesar R. M.D. Room 219 Loc. 219
Mon-Wed-Fri 02:00 PM – 05:00 PM
Tue & Thu 10:00 AM – 12:00 NN
02:00 PM – 04:00 PM
Saturday By Appointment
Ambrosio, Ma. Doreen J. M.D. Room 219 Loc. 219
Chair., E.R. and OPD Dept.
Mon to Sat 10:00 AM – 12:00 NN
Luzano, Gerald M. M.D. Room 217 Loc. 217
Mon-Fri Except Wed 05:00 PM – 07:00 PM
Mora, Czarina J. M.D. Room 201 Loc. 201
Tue-Thu-Sat (Except Wed) 11:00 AM – 02:00 PM
Pamaran-Floresta Guia M.D. Room 202 Loc. 202
Mon-Fri 01:00 PM - 02:00PM
Piñera, Rizalyn
Mon-Wed-Sat 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Tiu, Marlon
Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 NN