The Department of Pulmonary at Padmaja Hospital is committed to providing world-class patient care by combining our strengths with unsurpassed clinical expertise and experience in rare or complex lung disorder. Padmaja Hospital pulmonologists are part of an integrated team of highly specialized experts who work together and deliver cutting-edge treatment to patients suffering from a wide range of lung, allergy, breathing-related conditions and sleep disorders. The Department of Pulmonary consists of top surgeons specializing in pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine work who are known for solving the most complex and serious medical challenges faced by people with conditions that affect the lungs and breathing. They use the latest technology and minimally invasive techniques to provide the exact care needed and their commitment to providing individualized care with compassion for each patient means that you have access to advanced treatment options at Padmaja Hospital at an affordable cost.
The Department of Pulmonary at Padmaja Hospital is housed with the latest medical equipment and we have staffed a 12-bed medical intensive care unit, as well as a 15-bed step-down unit. We hold clinical and research expertise in a wide range of diseases including sleep apnea, interstitial lung disease, respiratory failure, bronchitis, asthma, lung cancer, lung infections, Sarcoidosis, pulmonary hypertension, lung transplantation, neuromuscular disease, benign airway disorders and sleep medicine. We strive to improve the overall wellness of our patients and our goal is to improve the quality of life in each patient we see with a sleep or respiratory disorder. Our services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to patients of all ages. When required, our pulmonologists partner with other medical specialties such as cardiology to manage and treat pulmonary and acute and chronic respiratory disorders. Our pulmonologists are highly skilled to provide proper respiratory care and treatment, including life-saving care when you need it most.
The Department of Pulmonary at Padmaja Hospital offer Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program to reduce symptoms and improve quality of life. The services offered through the program include smoking cessation, nutrition counseling, and exercising training. These programs are conducted by our staff, which includes registered nurses, respiratory therapists, exercise physiologists specially trained in pulmonary rehabilitation.
Our Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program helps:
- Improve exercise capacity
- Improve health-related quality of life
- Reduce the number of hospitalizations and days in the hospital
- Improve physical strength
- Improve survival
- Reduce anxiety and depression associated with COPD
- Improve recovery after hospitalization
- Reduce perceived breathlessness
- Enhance the effects of bronchodilators