Respiratory Care (Pulmonary Medicine)

Expert care for breathing and lung disorders

Carlisle Regional Medical Center provides a wide variety of diagnostic, preventive and treatment services for diseases that affect breathing and lung function. Our pulmonary doctors (pulmonologists) work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary group of specialists, including cardiologists, interventional radiologists, surgeons and other health care professionals to provide comprehensive care for conditions such as:

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Emphysema
  • Lung cancer
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary embolism and hypertension
  • Sleep apnea

Breathing treatment services

Our pulmonary specialists provide a wide range of inpatient and outpatient breathing treatment services, including:

  • Arterial blood gas sampling and analysis
  • Bronchial hygiene therapy
  • Evaluation for oxygen needs
  • Referrals for home oxygen and respiratory therapy equipment
  • Lung function studies
  • Patient teaching for home breathing treatments
  • Oxygen studies
  • Exercise and resting oxygen studies
  • Bronchial hygiene therapy
  • Ventilator setup and maintenance for critically ill patients