Dr. Harwinder S Ahluwalia, MD - Locations

Pulmonary Disease Pottsville, PA

Specialties

Dr. Harwinder S Ahluwalia has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Pulmonary Disease
A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the lungs and respiratory tract.These specialists are similar to critical care specialists in that their patients often require mechanical ventilation to assist their breathing.Pulmonologists diagnose and treat patients with conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, asbestosis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, COPD, and emphysema. Exposure and inhalation of certain toxic substances may also warrant the services of a pulmonologist.Some of the tools and tests pulmonologists use to diagnose a patient are a stethoscope in order to listen for abnormal breathing sounds, chest X-rays, CT scans, blood tests, bronchoscopy, and polysomnography.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Harwinder S Ahluwalia has the following 7 expertise

  • Angiographic Visualization
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Pneumonia
  • Chest Infection
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Emphysema

Education

St Agnes Hospital Baltimore

Residency

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