Pulmonary Medicine

Valley Medical Group’s pulmonary medicine division treats all disorders of the respiratory tract from the nose to the alveoli.

Disorders and Conditions Treated include:

Allergy and immunology concerns

Asthma: including pulmonary function testing and exhaled nitric oxide testing (a new technology used for the diagnosis and monitoring of asthma)

COPD and other smoking related disorders, including chronic bronchitis and emphysema

Bronchiectasis

Infectious disorders of the lung (pneumonia, tuberculosis, fungal infections)

Interstitial pulmonary fibrosis, including new treatments such as pirfenidone and nintedanib

Sarcoidosis

Sinus disorders

Interstitial lung disease including those associated with autoimmune disorders. Our team works closely with Valley’s rheumatology division in the evaluation and treatment of these disorders

Pulmonary nodules: evaluation, surveillance and management

Lung cancer

Sleep apnea and other sleep disorders

Pulmonary hypertension

Critical care medicine

Pleural diseases and asbestos related disorders

State-of-the-Art Technology

EBUS (endobronchial ultrasound) and navigational bronchoscopy are utilized for the diagnosis and staging of lung cancer

Nioxx: Measures exhaled nitric oxide and used to diagnose and assess efficacy of the treatment of asthma Ultrasonography (thoracic and limited cardiac ultrasound): Used to assess pleural disorders, lung infiltrates and cardiac function. This technology is mostly utilized in the ICU but is sometime used in an outpatient setting as well.

Pulmonary function testing

Chest x-ray

CT scanning performed with state-of-the-art equipment

Physicians Offering this Service:
  • Medical Director, The Center For Sleep Medicine; Medical Director, Pulmonary Division; Medical Director, Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Medical & Specialty Services Pulmonology Sleep Medicine
    Ridgewood
  • Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Pulmonology
    Ridgewood
  • Medical & Specialty Services Pulmonology Sleep Medicine
    Wayne
  • Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Pulmonology
    Ridgewood
  • Medical & Specialty Services Allergy & Clinical Immunology Pulmonology
    Hawthorne
  • Subspecialty Director, Intensive Care Medicine Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Pulmonology
    Ridgewood
  • Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Pulmonology Sleep Medicine
    Ridgewood
  • Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Pulmonology
    Wayne
  • Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Pulmonology
    Ridgewood
  • Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Pulmonology Sleep Medicine
    Ridgewood
  • Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Pulmonology Sleep Medicine
    Ridgewood
  • Medical & Specialty Services Pulmonology Sleep Medicine
    Wayne
  • Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Pulmonology
    Ridgewood
  • Chief, Quality Officer; Chief, Palliative Care Medical & Specialty Services Critical Care Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine Neuro Critical Care Pulmonology
    Ridgewood

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