Nassau Chest Physicians, P.C. is equipped to handle a broad range of pulmonary diseases, breathing disorders and sleep disorders in adults and children. Our physicians are all board-certified in Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine. Our practice also includes the field of Sleep Medicine, since many of the problems encountered by patients with sleep disorders involve breathing difficulties. We provide expert care to adults and young adults with asthma. Our approach is patient centered and aimed at providing a partnership approach with an emphasis on self-management. We have access to all of the currently available medications, and also are involved in studies of exciting, new, breakthrough medications. Education of our patients is a major portion of our approach.
We render care to many patients with emphysema and chronic bronchitis. These diseases comprise what is commonly referred to as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Our approach utilizes a wide variety of modalities including medications, oxygen therapy, and pulmonary rehabilitation.
The practice cares for a large number of patients with lung cancer and other malignancies of the respiratory system. All of our physicians are experts in bronchoscopy. We have the ability to perform several diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in an ambulatory setting, many times within the confines of our office.
The practice has the expertise to care for patients with other pulmonary disorders such as sarcoidosis, pneumonia, bronchitis, and tuberculosis. The office is equipped to provide a broad range of procedures required in the diagnosis and evaluation of patients with pulmonary disorders.
We have fully equipped pulmonary function laboratories in both locations and provide a range of tests usually found only in large university hospital facilities. A fully equipped exercise laboratory is available so that shortness of breath can be accurately diagnosed. Our technicians are trained and certified to provide testing to both adults and children.
Our offices are equipped to perform digital radiographic studies (X-rays) and can be done during your office visit as required by the physician.
Our approach is patient-friendly and we offer convenient daytime as well as evening hours.