Whether you're dealing with asthma or COPD, the pulmonology team at Searcy Medical Center is here to help. Our pulmonologists are board-certified experts in the respiratory system and overall lung health.
Common lung problems we diagnose and treat include:
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- Cystic fibrosis
- Lung diseases
- Pulmonary fibrosis
- Sleep apnea
No matter your condition, our pulmonology team will work with you and your primary care doctor to create a treatment plan that fits with your personal health goals.
Ventilator weaning services
For long-term care patients dependent on ventilators, the respiratory care team at the Advanced Care Hospital can provide individualized treatment plans to potentially transition patients away from ventilators.
Treatment plans include:
- Specialty consults with pulmonologists and respiratory therapists
- Use of a portable ventilator for greater mobility
- Patient and family training to ensure treatment is followed properly