Pulmonology is the branch of medical science that focuses on diseases related to the respiratory system of the human body. A pulmonologist is a specialist who deals with treating patients suffering from problems related to lungs, respiratory muscles, nose, mouth, and any other body parts that helps in our respiration.
If you face difficulty in breathing and suffer from asthma, your primary physician would refer you to a pulmonologist. Having expertise in dealing with any kind of diseases related to lungs or breathing, he is the best person to help you. It is better to take breathing discomfort seriously to avoid critical scenarios like tuberculosis, lung cancer and also death.
Pulmonology can be further classified based on the types of complications observed in our respiratory parts. Some pulmonologists focus on insomnia caused due to breathing disorder. Some specialize specifically in medicines and provide pulmonary medicines, while others specialize in surgery and provide intensive care to patients. Lung cancer and tuberculosis require special treatment, so some pulmonologists specialize either in lungs cancer and treatment related to it, while others specialize in tuberculosis and severe infectious diseases.
The consultation charge of a pulmonologist in Hyderabad is between Rs. 300/- and Rs. 500/-. However, if any other complication is diagnosed, then the charge are higher, depending on the treatment required, medication and involvement of hospital stay.
Interstitial Lung Disease It is a treatment of lung problems caused due to recurrent swelling and blemishing. Mostly, it doesn’t require hospitalization if the individual is diagnosed at the early stage.
Interventional pulmonology It is a critical treatment for patients suffering from life threating diseases like lung cancer, airways disorders or water in the lungs.
Lung transplantation It is another very critical treatment dealing with surgery of the lungs. The patient needs to be under special care both pre and post-surgery, to ensure that the lungs do not get infected with any kind of virus.
Neuromuscular disease This treatment involves curing the complications caused due to the failure of the respiratory muscles which sustain both the inhaling and exhaling processes.
Sleep disorder treatment Through various therapies given in the clinic, the specialist tries to help a person suffering from sleep disorder due to breathing trouble or other issues related to the respiratory system.