Pediatric Pulmonology: overview

Pediatric Pulmonology: overview

A pediatric pulmonologist is involved in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of respiratory system pathologies. Diseases of the lower respiratory tract are often common in large cities, where industrial emissions occur, the air is polluted, a large number of vehicles and poor environmental conditions. Disruption of the immune system can lead to complications and serious diseases. Therefore, do not neglect visits to a specialist.

The Israeli Clinic Tel Aviv Medical Clinic is responsible for the detection, treatment and prevention of respiratory diseases. The pulmonological department is equipped with all the necessary modern equipment, and its doctors use the latest world and their developments in the treatment. The clinic has the opportunity to conduct all the necessary examinations, such as diagnostic bronchoscopy, ciliary biopsy, spirography, anatomical checks for congenital defects, a stress test using methacholine.

In the children's department of pulmonology, the respiratory system of children of various ages, including newborns, is tested. Innovative and the highly qualified approach of doctors in each case allows choosing the optimal treatment, taking into account, among other things, individual characteristics of the patient. The clinic sets tariffs as in a state hospital. Thus, you get quality services at an acceptable price. If necessary, our medical staff will help contact charitable foundations.

The cause of the disease

Specialists of the clinic identify the following causes of diseases:

  • genetic predisposition;
  • weakening immunity against stress, mental or physical exertion;
  • general hypothermia;
  • anatomical features of respiratory organs;
  • unfavourable environment.

A pediatric pulmonologist will accurately establish the cause of coughing in the child, determine the factors that provoked the disease, and choose effective therapy.

Diseases that we treat

Our clinic helps to cure the child of the following diseases:

  • bronchitis;
  • pneumonia;
  • муковисцидоз;
  • саркоидоз;
  • bronchial asthma;
  • respiratory infections.

Treatment of diseases

Based on the data of the comprehensive examination, the doctor prepares an individual therapy program that takes into account the state of the child, the type and nature of pathology, and the presence of comorbidities. As a therapy, the specialist will propose the following methods:

  • drug therapy;
  • compliance with the diet;
  • physical procedures execution;
  • therapeutic physical education;
  • massage.