Respiratory Care Services
Discover High-Quality, Personalized Outpatient Respiratory Care Services at Ohio Valley General Hospital.
Our respiratory care practitioners provide therapeutic and diagnostic services related to the treatment of patients with lung or breathing problems. Services include oxygen assessment and administration, pulmonary function tests, fiber-optic bronchoscopy, and critical care through a variety treatment modalities. Results of diagnostic tests are reviewed and interpreted by physicians specializing in lung disorders, helping them ensure that your treatment results in the best possible outcome.
Outpatient pulmonary function testing includes:
• Spirometry, lung volumes, and diffusion
• Bronchial provocation/methacholine challenge
• Arterial blood gas
• Pulse oximetry
• Six minute walk test
• Pre and post exercise
For further information, or to schedule an outpatient appointment, call (412)777-6157.