Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis, or TB, is a contagious disease caused by germs that spread from person to person through tiny droplets released in the air when coughing and sneezing. This condition mainly affects the lungs but can also affect other parts of the body such as the brain, kidneys, or spine. At Doral Health and Wellness Pulmonary Center, we […]

What is a Pulmonologist?

A pulmonologist is basically a doctor that specializes in all respiratory diseases, he diagnoses and treats diseases of the lungs and the organs that help us breathe. You can consult with our pulmonologist in East New York or visit us at Doral Health and Wellness Pulmonary Center. They have expertise in the following respiratory disorders, […]

What is Bronchitis?

If the airways of the lungs, called bronchi, get infected, inflamed, and irritated, you might have bronchitis. This condition is often common, often developing from a cold or other respiratory infections. People who have this condition often cough up thick mucus, experience wheezing, and have difficulty breathing. Doral Health and Wellness Pulmonary Center has a […]

Hemoptysis

Hemoptysis is a medical term used when you are coughing up blood from your respiratory tract. This is a serious condition especially if left untreated. There are also lots of other conditions that could cause you from coughing up blood. For more information about lung health, please consult with our pulmonologist in East New York […]

Chronic Respiratory Diseases

When you think about lung diseases, you may automatically think about lung cancer. But there are lots of different types of chronic respiratory diseases that can affect the airways and lung tissues. Some of the chronic respiratory diseases include asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases, lung cancer, cystic fibrosis, sleep apnea, and occupational lung diseases. At […]

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

When you think about lung diseases, you may automatically think about lung cancer. But there are lots of different types of chronic respiratory diseases that can affect the airways and lung tissues. At some point in your life, you will need to see a pulmonologist. If you are looking for a pulmonologist around Brooklyn, Brownsville, […]

HEALTHY LUNG MONTH: Tips and Ways in Taking Care of Our Lung Health

Although most of us want to get healthy, we still take our lungs for granted. We forget to protect and maintain the health of our lungs. Our lungs are essential in keeping us alive, so it is very crucial that we prioritize them. Apart from this, it is also important that we establish a good […]

Lungs And Its Importance to Our Daily Lives

Our lungs are the center of our respiratory system. Our body needs oxygen to stay alive and functioning and it also needs to expel carbon dioxide from our body, the gas that our body makes during its normal functions. And our lungs are the ones responsible for getting them in and out of our body […]

Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a lung infection that causes the air sacs in your lungs to fill with fluid or pus. This makes it hard for you to breathe in oxygen to reach your bloodstream. A variety of microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses, and fungi can cause pneumonia.   You can find the best pulmonologist in Brooklyn, contact […]