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Thoracic and Pulmonary

Thoracic and Pulmonary

Pulmonary and thoracic diseases are oftentimes serious, life threatening and/or chronic. Florida Hospital Altamonte provides the highest level of care right here in Seminole County. While many patients in other communities must travel to find thoracic and pulmonary specialists, Central Floridians can find top specialists in Altamonte Springs.

Pulmonary diseases refer to conditions of the respiratory tract, including:

  • COPD
  • Emphysema
  • Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Lung disease
  • Lung cancer
  • Thoracic cancer

The Pulmonology program at Florida Hospital Altamonte is a designated Center of Excellence through Boston Scientific. This distinction indicates that our facility is a model program for others in the nation. In fact, Florida Hospital Altamonte serves as a training site for physicians from around the world.

Along with top physicians, specifically trained nurses and staff, Florida Hospital Altamonte provides cutting-edge diagnostic and treatment capabilities. Our minimally invasive procedures detect and treat pulmonary and thoracic diseases while reducing pain and recovery time.

One of these innovative procedures—Bronchial Thermoplasty—is a minimally invasive treatment that improves the quality of life for asthmatic patients. Florida Hospital Altamonte is one of only two locations in the local area to offer this procedure.

Bronchial Thermoplasty is just one example of the cutting-edge care available to patients with pulmonary diseases in our community. If you suffer from a respiratory condition, find out how our experienced staff and groundbreaking treatments can help reduce your symptoms. Request an appointment today.