Pulmonary Services in Frederick, MD
Care for Conditions Affecting the Lungs & Breathing
Pulmonary diseases and conditions affect patients’ lungs and breathing.
A pulmonary disease specialist focuses on diagnosing and treating diseases
and conditions that affect the lungs. Our doctors at Frederick Health
provide care for patients who suffer from pulmonary conditions in Frederick
and surrounding communities in Frederick County. Our team is caring, knowledgeable,
and experienced. We believe in providing the best care. We have been serving
our community since 1902 with the highest standards of excellence in healthcare.
Our doctors are passionate about what we do.
Pulmonary Programs We Offer
Within our pulmonary department at Frederick Health System, the programs
we offer include:
Pulmonary Function Lab – We run pulmonary function tests that are designed to get information
about your lung function and to detect any respiratory diseases. We also
offer pediatric pulmonary function tests for children between the ages
of 5 and 17.
Pulmonary Rehab Program – Our Pulmonary Rehab program is created to help our patients who
have chronic lung diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
(COPD) or who have undergone a recent lung transplant or lung surgery.
We help patients rehabilitate their lungs, improving their stamina, strength,
endurance, and quality of life. Staff members at the program include exercise
physiologists, respiratory therapists, and registered nurses.
Types of Pulmonary Conditions
Examples of conditions and diseases that affect the lungs include:
- Lung cancer
- Acute / chronic pulmonary emboli
- Interstitial lung disease
- Fungal lung infections
- Lung transplants
- Tuberculous / nontuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease
- Wegener’s granulomatosis
Contact Frederick Health for More Information
Our doctors and nurses are dedicated to providing excellence in diagnosis
and treatment for pulmonary conditions. Problems with breathing can affect
every aspect of your life. Our state of the art facilities and trained
staff are here to provide the help you need. Contact us for more information
about our programs.