Carilion Clinic's Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Environmental Medicine is dedicated to providing the highest quality health care related to breathing disorders, critical illness and sleep related problems. Our physicians, respiratory therapists, and other specially trained professionals have expertise in a wide range of respiratory diseases and conditions, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, lung cancer, interstitial lung disease, pulmonary hypertension, difficult airway, cystic fibrosis, and sleep-disordered breathing.
We have invested in advanced technology to diagnose and treat respiratory conditions. Our specialists perform several innovative treatments unavailable anywhere else in our area.
Clinics and programs offered through our department include:
- Pulmonary practice
- Respiratory Care and Therapy Services
- Difficult Airway/Lung Mass Clinic
- Sleep Medicine
- Environmental (Occupational) Pulmonary Disorders
- Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic
- Asthma Management Program
- Interstitial Lung Disorders
- Pleural Disorders
- Interventional Pulmonary Program
- Critical Care
The Outpatient Pulmonary Clinic in Roanoke, Va. is a large and modern facility located next to our state-of-the-art Pulmonary Function Test Laboratory and our Radiology Department. This allows quick and convenient evaluations of our patients. Our technologically advanced Endoscopy Suite with full anesthesia back-up support allows us to perform complex Interventional and Diagnostic pulmonary procedures under the best and safest conditions.
Carilion's Sleep Centers offer convenient evaluations for Sleep Disorders in a friendly and highly professional environment. All our Sleep Centers are accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, with locations in Roanoke, Radford, West Lake and Lexington. Our Pulmonary Function Test Laboratory has two facilities in Roanoke, Va., and is accredited by the American Thoracic Society.
Our Pulmonary Clinic in Radford, Va. is also a modern facility attached to Carilion Clinic's New River Valley Hospital, offering convenient comprehensive care for our patients. These include pulmonary function testing, sleep medicine and bronchoscopy services.
Carilion's faculty has a strong commitment to medical education under the auspices of VTC School of Medicine. We run the only ACGME accredited Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship in southwest Virginia. A dedicated Pulmonary Fellows' clinic provides services to a complex variety of patients under close supervision from our faculty, bringing patients a model of care that is highly academic, up to date, and innovative.