Pulmonary tests, also known as Pulmonary Function Tests (PFT), are performed to determine how well your lungs are working. There are several things the test measures, including lung volume, rates of flow, capacity, and gas exchange. Once we have the necessary information, we’ll diagnose disorders and recommend treatments.
Reasons To Conduct Pulmonary Test
- Chronic Cough
- Lung Cancer
- Breathing Problems
COPD stands for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. If you can’t exhale properly due to significant abnormalities in your lung, then chances are you suffer from COPD. We’ll develop a personalized treatment plan to make it easier for you to manage your COPD symptoms. In this way, you’ll be able to improve the overall quality of your life.
Although asthma is a common chronic disease among children, it can affect adults as well. It occurs when specific tubes in your lungs become inflamed. As a result, you’ll feel various symptoms, including coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath. Once we’ve performed a physical exam, we’ll suggest suitable solutions so asthma doesn’t hinder your daily tasks.