The Institute of Pulmonology at Fostr Multispeciality Hospital is a subspecialty of internal medicine that deals with diseases of the lungs and the bronchial tubes, usually involving the evaluation of the upper respiratory tract (nose, pharynx and throat). This field is also known as chest medicine or respiratory medicine. Pulmonology is closely related to intensive care medicine, as it deals with patients requiring mechanical ventilation.
Fostr Multispeciality Hospital offers the best of technology and working environment to ensure the highest standards of patient care. Fostr Multispeciality Hospital has outstanding medical professionals with proven medical expertise in the field of pulmonary medicine and advanced respiratory care, capable of performing complex diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. The hospital offers expertise in diagnosis and management of diseases such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), lung cancer, occupational respiratory diseases, Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC) lung disease, pulmonary fibrosis and sleep disorders.
Faster recovery and return to normal activities
Shorter hospital stay
Minimal blood loss
No cutting of the ribs or breastbone (sternum)
Possible improved cure rates for cancer
Dr.Arjunsa H Satapute is a specialist in Respiratory medicine/Interventional Pulmonology/sleep medicine practising from last 7 years. He did his MBBS from Prestigious Bangalore Medical College and research institute, Bangalore. MD in Pulmonary Medicine from Government Medical College, Amritsar, Punjab.read more