Pulmonology and Critical Care

Pulmonology is the medical specialty dealing with diseases involving the respiratory tract. It is considered a branch of internal medicine. Lovelace Medical Group pulmonologists are specially trained in diseases and conditions of the chest including chronic cough, asthma, pneumonia, tuberculosis, emphysema, lung cancer, and any lung-related illness or complicated chest infection. Pulmonologists are often involved in managing patients who need life support and mechanical ventilation.


Lovelace pulmonologists and their specialized team of medical professionals will help you understand your treatment options and support you in creating an individualized care plan to improve your breathing, comfort and enrich your overall quality of life.

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