Experienced and trained respiratory therapists at Atrium Medical Center assess your needs and offer appropriate care quickly and effectively. Respiratory Care professionals serve all patients and age groups.
Our Respiratory Care Team
Atrium Medical Center’s Respiratory Care team is dedicated to helping you achieve optimal quality of life. Our team of specialists works closely with you to manage your respiratory symptoms.
Our interdisciplinary respiratory care team includes:
- Critical care consultants
- Respiratory therapists
- Pulmonary rehabilitation respiratory therapists
- Certified tobacco treatment specialists
- Case managers and social workers
- Occupational therapists
- Physical therapists
Our specialists are always on site and ready with advanced equipment to help in any area of the hospital. From the Emergency Department to Intensive Care, respiratory therapists care for a variety of patients, including newborn infants in respiratory distress, children with asthma or pneumonia, victims of trauma and older patients with emphysema or heart failure.
To help enhance patient health and well-being, respiratory therapists also provide patient and family education for lung diseases, smoking cessation counseling and pulmonary function testing.
Content Updated: December 3, 2014