Welcome to Omar Hospital & Cardiac Centre

Respiratory Medicine

The Department of Pulmonary Medicine provides state-of-the-art care for patients with

  • Bronchial Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases
  • Tuberculosis
  • Acute and Chronic Respiratory Failure
  • Interstitial Lung Diseases
  • Sleep Breathing Disorders
  • Pneumonia and various other respiratory diseases

Facilities available

  • Pulmonary Function Testing (Spirometry)
  • Flexible fibre optic bronchoscopy (for adult and paediatric patients)
  • Allergen testing
  • Biopsy of pleura and intra thoracic masses
  • Invasive and non-invasive ventilation
  • Bronchial artery embolization
  • Pulmonary angiogram
  • Respiratory Critical Care.
  • Polysomnography