Dedicated to the prevention and treatment of pulmonary disease, Pikeville Medical Center’s (PMC) board certified pulmonologists provide comprehensive care for patients with or at risk for lung disease.
PMC’s pulmonary clinic offers the latest advancements in lung care with procedures such as endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS), pulmonary function testing (PFT) and electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy (ENB).
PMC also provides patients with pulmonary rehabilitation, an exercise and educational program for individuals who have any chronic pulmonary disease that causes shortness of breath and a reduction in the ability to perform daily activities. The program offers substantial benefits in improving lung function, reducing symptoms and improving quality of life for persons with chronic lung conditions. Pulmonary rehab classes meet two to three days a week for six to ten weeks and last approximately 60-90 minutes.