Common Pulmonary and Sleep conditions evaluated and treated:

Lung nodules/masses

Mediastinal/hilar lymphadenopathy

COPD

Asthma

Emphysema

Shortness of breath

Cough

Lung cancer

Pulmonary fibrosis

Alpha-1-Antitripsin deficiency

Interstitial lung diseases

Sarcoidosis 

Pulmonary hypertension

Sleep Apnea

Insomnia

Excessive sleepiness

Narcolepsy

Parasomnias

Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome


Procedures performed:

Bronchoscopy with bronchoalveolar lavage, transbronchial brush and forceps biopsy, transbronchial needle aspiration

EBUS-bronchoscopy for lymph node sampling

EBUS-miniprobe bronchoscopy for peripheral lung nodules/masses

Electromagnetic Navigational Bronchoscopy (ENB)

Percutaneous tracheostomy

Ultrasound-guided central venous and arterial lines catheterization

Endotracheal intubation

Chest tubes

Right Heart Catheterization (Swan Ganz)

Ultrasound-guided thoracenthesis

Medical Thoracoscopy/Pleuroscopy

Tunneled pleural catheter (PleurRx) 

Bronchial Thermoplasty (for severe asthma not controlled with usual treatment). What is it?    Are you a candidate?  See patient testimonial

Cardiopulmonary exercise stress testing

Six-minute walk test

Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs)

Sleep Testing done at Fort Hamilton Hospital is read by Dr. Onadeko