Pulmonology

Pulmonology

pulmonology-hospital-sharjahThe bronchi, and the trachea has the important function of oxygenating our blood. Impure blood from all over the body is oxygenated in the fine alveoli of the lungs and the pure blood is returned to the body.

Damage to the respiratory system occurs due to multiple factors like infection, pollution, allergy or smoking
The Department of Pulmonary Medicine of Oriana Hospital, Sharjah is equipped to deal with all types of problems (acute and chronic) pertaining to the respiratory system like

  • Bronchial Asthma and asthma in children
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Chronic Bronchitis/Emphysema
  • All types of pneumonias
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Esophageal disease
  • Sleep apnoea syndrome
  • Diagnosis and staging of lung cancer
  • Pleural disease

PFT Laboratory Testing

  • Allergic Prick Test
  • Rhinomanometry Test
  • Exercise testing
  • Lung volume measurements
  • Spirometry