Pulmonology

At Mount Sinai Doctors Brooklyn Heights, our pulmonologist specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of diseases affecting the lungs and respiratory system. Our physicians are also trained in Internal Medicine, Sleep Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine.  

Our highly skilled physician and pulmonology team also focus on the diagnosis and treatment of sleep related breathing disorders, including obstructive and central sleep apnea. Our team evaluates adults for respiratory symptoms, such as shortness of breath, cough, wheezing, chest congestion, chest tightness, and snoring.

Conditions We Treat
Our physician provides cohesive and sophisticated care for lung disorders such as:

  • Acute and chronic bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Chest infections
  • Chronic cough
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial lung diseases
  • Lung cancer
  • Lung nodules
  • Pleural effusions
  • Pleurisy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Reactive airways dysfunction syndrome (RADS)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sleep apnea
  • Tuberculosis

Our Services
The pulmonology team provides a wide range of services to diagnose, treat, and manage lung diseases and pulmonary conditions. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Comprehensive pulmonary consultations
  • Fiberoptic bronchoscopy with or without lung biopsy
  • Management of chronic respiratory disorders
  • Preoperative pulmonary evaluations
  • Pulmonary function studies
  • Smoking cessation counseling and treatment
  • X-rays and CT scans of the chest