Respiratory Care

Hoag Pulmonologists, experts in Pulmonary medicine, provide an array of comprehensive services for patients with illnesses that affect the lungs and breath. Utilizing the latest technology for diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, Hoag provides optimum patient care in both the outpatient and acute care, inpatient and outpatient setting.

Pulmonologists have expertise in a range of respiratory conditions including, but not limited to: lung cancer diagnosis and treatment; chronic obstructive lung diseases, asthma, interstitial lung diseases, pulmonary vascular disease, pulmonary hypertension, sleep disorders; acute and chronic respiratory failure, simple and complex lung infections.

Services offered through Hoag Respiratory Care include:

  • Registered Respiratory Therapists (RRT), many with advanced practice credentials in neonatal care and pulmonary function testing are on site 24/7 to serve all patient populations.
  • Hospital inpatient and scheduled outpatient services for evaluation and treatment of acute or chronic lung conditions.‚Äč
  • Pulmonary Function Testing Laboratory‚Äč
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program
  • Therapeutic and diagnostic interventions such as: Pulmonary Exercise Testing, Arterial Blood Gas Analysis, Bronchoprovocation, High Altitude Simulation Testing (HAST), Fiberoptic Bronchoscopies, and Inhaled Nitric Oxide (iNO).