Pulmonology is the branch of medicine that focuses on the causes, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases affecting the lungs and respiratory tract. A Pulmonologist treats patients with many diseases and conditions including: ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome), asthma, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), cystic fibrosis, lung disease, lung cancer, lung transplants, pneumonia, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary tuberculosis, sarcoidosis of the lungs, SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) and sleep apnea among others. Pulmonologists specialize in Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Disorders.
Our Pulmonologists offer Evaluation & Treatment of:
• Lung Cancer
• Sleep Disorders
• Obstructive Sleep Apnea
• Chronic Cough
• Chronic Bronchitis & Emphysema
• Interstitial Lung Diseases
• Infectious Lung Diseases
• Critical Care Medicine
• Pulmonary Hypertension
We offer the following Diagnostic & Therapeutic Examinations & Treatments:
• Pulmonary Rehabilitation
• Pulmonary Stress Testing
• Pulmonary Function Testing Lab
• Sleep Disorder Center
• Electronic Navigation Bronchoscopy
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Learn more about our Pulmonologists by clicking on his/her name below.
David Weissberger, M.D.
Mathew Zaltzman, M.D., F.C.C.P.
Carlos Sanchez, M.D., F.C.C.P.
Jay S. Maizes, M.D.
Alan E. Bakst, M.D., F.C.C.P.
Denzil Seedial, M.D.
Joy Mowett-Fuller, MSN, ARNP, NP-C
Our Pulmonologists have staff privileges at the following hospitals:
JFK Medical Center
Select Specialty Hospital