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Pulmonology

Our Pulmonology Units at Medicana Hospitals offer thorough and individualized care for a variety of chest and lung-related diseases. Diagnose and treat problems like asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), interstitial lung disease, lung cancer, pneumonia, and many others with the help of our team of highly skilled and experienced doctors and specialists. Here are a few of the processes and services we provide:

A clear, two-dimensional image of the chest, including the lungs, heart, and blood arteries, is produced using chest X-rays, a non-invasive diagnostic tool. They are a safe and efficient technique to test for a variety of lung disorders, including pneumonia, lung cancer, and pleural effusion since they produce images using low-dose radiation. Other medical diseases, such cardiac issues, which may have an impact on the chest, can also be found using chest X-rays.

  • Spirometry: Spirometry is a quick, non-invasive test that gauges a person's capacity for exhaling air and the rate at which they do so. Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease are two lung disorders that can be detected and tracked using this test (COPD). Spirometry evaluates lung function to assess the severity of a lung ailment and monitor changes over time.
  • Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs): A collection of examinations used to gauge how well the lungs are functioning. Asthma and COPD, for example, can be diagnosed and monitored with their assistance. These exams assess the lung's capacity to take in and release air, as well as its capacity to deliver oxygen to the bloodstream.
  • Bronchoscopy: During a bronchoscopy, the trachea, bronchi, and lungs are all examined from the inside using a thin, flexible tube with a light and camera attached to it. This examination is used to identify lung issues, such as tumors or foreign objects, and to take biopsies in order to identify the source of respiratory complaints.
  • Thoracentesis: Using a needle and syringe, fluid that has accumulated around the lungs is removed during a thoracentesis surgery. Numerous illnesses, such as heart failure, liver disease, and lung cancer, might contribute to the production of this fluid. Thoracentesis can assist identify the source of the fluid accumulation and alleviate symptoms like breathlessness. A sample of the fluid is taken out of the chest cavity for analysis after a needle is inserted during the procedure.


Medicana Health Group is a leader in post-COVID-19 care in addition to providing the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic solutions for a range of chest disorders. Our highly qualified and skilled chest disease specialists are prepared to offer comprehensive care to patients in order to aid in their recovery and return to health because they are aware of the peculiar difficulties and health issues that may occur with a COVID-19 infection.

Our cutting-edge facilities are outfitted with the most recent equipment and instruments to accurately diagnose and treat a variety of chest disorders, including post-COVID-19 related respiratory concerns such lung inflammation and damage, oxygen shortage, and breathing difficulties. Our team of specialists collaborates closely with each patient to create a custom treatment plan that takes into consideration their particular requirements and medical background.

The COVID-19 epidemic has had a significant impact on people's lives, and we at Medicana are devoted to giving our patients the best care possible to help them recover and return to their regular lives. You can rely on our team of professionals to be there for you every step of the way, whether you are a local resident, a patient from another country, a tourist, or an expat. Call us at +90 850 4601010 to learn more about our post-COVID-19 chest illness care or to make an appointment. You can also send us an email at [email protected].

Created at 11.10.2023 06:54
Updated at 28.10.2023 12:33
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