A branch of medicine concerned with the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the lungs.
Providence Medical Center’s pulmonary specialists are leading the way in the diagnosis and treatment of respiratory (lung) diseases. Our team’s combined expertise of health care professionals make sure patients feel heard and respected while addressing any concerns on their path to wellness. The Providence Medical Center mission is to help patients breathe with ease, rest soundly, and live their everyday lives in comfort.
Respiratory therapy is the practice of examining patients who are experiencing issues with their breathing. Respiratory Therapists
This program is designed for people whose everyday living is affected by breathing difficulties caused by lung disease. It involves the physician ordering respiratory rehab, a respiratory therapist, a registered nurse, as well as other staff based upon each individual’s goals and needs.