Pulmonology is a super specialty in medical division. The pulmonologist, basically a physician is trained in diagnosis and treatment of the diseases related to the respiratory system. Common symptoms of respiratory system are cough, difficulty in breathing, crept, wheezes and chest pain etc. In NWGH patients are treated who come with respiratory diseases such as pulmonary tuberculosis, Pneumonia, Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease (COPD), Bronchial Asthma and Lung Cancer etc.
The following facilities are available in NWGH :
- Consultation Systemic Examination
- Pulmonary Function Tests
- Cardiopulmonary Exercise tests
- Peak flow metery
- Pleural Biopsy