Whether being seen by our Intensivist staff in the critical care setting or a follow up in the office, you can be assured the medical professionals at Pulmonary Associates of St. Augustine approach every patient with the same level of professional concern.
Below is a list of some of the more common conditions we treat (click on the condition for more information)
- COPD (emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis, Alpha1 Antitrypsin Deficiency)
- Lung Cancer
- Occupational Lung Disease (Asbestosis, Silicosis, Berylliosis)
- Pulmonary Hypertension
- Allergy Related Pulmonary Problems
- Pulmonary Fibrosis
- Sleep Disorders (Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Restless Leg Syndrome, Insomnia, . Excessive Sleepiness, Narcolepsy)
- Uncontrolled Cough or Shortness of Breath
- Pre-Op Pulmonary Evaluations
- Smoking Cessation
Our Intensivists provide high quality healthcare to the most critical patients at Flagler Hospital. 24 hr. onsite staffing means you or your loved one never has to wait to receive the life saving treatment they require. We staff both the Medical and Surgical Intensive Care Units and work closely with the other specialists assigned to your case. Rounds are conducted each shift to maintain up to date information between the Intensivist and the hospital staff. This constant communication results in the best possible care delivered in a timely manner.
We strive to be on the cutting edge of our profession. Our physicians are constantly training in the newest pulmonary procedures so we can continue to offer the best of what’s available. Most recently, all of our physicians have become certified in a new procedure called Bronchial Thermoplasty for severe Asthma. Other procedures include: Super Dimensional Bronchoscopy , Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS) , Medical Thoracoscopy, Endobronchial Stents, Argon Photocoagulation Laser Therapy, Thoracentesis, Central Lines, Chest Tubes, PluerX Catheter Placement.