Emphysema (Lung Condition) Center - Council Bluffs, IA

Council Bluffs Pulmonologist Doctors for Emphysema (Lung Condition)

Type of Physician: Pulmonologist

What is a Pulmonologist?

A subspecialty certification by the Board of Internal Medicine. Practitioners focus on diseases of the lungs and airways. Pulmonologists diagnose and treat pneumonia, cancer, asthma, occupational diseases, sleep disorders, emphysema, and other complex disorders of the lungs. They evaluate lung function, examine the bronchial airways, and prescribe and monitor mechanical ventilation. Many pulmonary disease experts are also experts in critical care.

Specialty: Pulmonary Disease

Common Name: Lung Doctor

Pulmonologist Doctors in Council Bluffs *

Pulmonary/Infectious Dis Assocs
Jorge L Alvarez
1 Edmundson Pl Ste 312
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
(712) 396-4295

Pulmonary/Infectious Dis Assocs
John G Southard
1 Edmundson Pl Ste 312
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
(712) 396-4295

Burgess Hlth Ctr Outpnt Sp Clnc
Craig W Bainbridge
1600 Diamond St
Onawa, IA 51040
(712) 423-2311

Iowa Statewide Poison Cntrl Ctr
Edward M Bottei
401 Douglas St Ste 402
Sioux City, IA 51101
(712) 277-2222

Council Bluffs, Iowa

Emphysema

What is emphysema?

Emphysema is a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) that presents as an abnormal and permanent enlargement of air spaces distal to the terminal bronchioles. It frequently occurs in...

Emergency Contact for Council Bluffs

  • In case of Emergency, call 911

Nearby Council Bluffs Hospitals *

Alegent Health Mercy Hospital
800 Mercy Dr
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
(712)328-5000

Jennie Edmundson Memorial Hosp
933 E Pierce St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
(712)328-6000

Boys Town National Research
555 N 30th St
Omaha, NE 68131
(402)498-6511

Creighton University Med Ctr
601 N 30th St
Omaha, NE 68131
(402)449-4000

Douglas County Health Center
4102 Woolworth Ave
Omaha, NE 68105
(402)444-7000

Nebraska Medical Center
987400 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE 68198
(402)552-2000

Nebraska Western Iowa VA Med Ct
4101 Woolworth Ave
Omaha, NE 68105
(402)346-8800

Alegent Health Bergen Mercy
7500 Mercy Rd
Omaha, NE 68124
(402)398-5951

Alegent Creightn Hlth Immnl Med
6901 N 72nd St
Omaha, NE 68122
(402)572-2121

Children's Hospital & Med Ctr
8200 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68114
(402)955-5400

Nebraska Methodist Hospital
8303 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68114
(402)354-4000

Bellevue Medical Center
2500 Bellevue Medical Center Dr
Bellevue, NE 68123
(402)763-3000

Midlands Hospital
11111 S 84th St
Papillion, NE 68046
(402)593-3000

Nebraska Orthopaedics Hospital
2808 S 143rd Plz
Omaha, NE 68144
(402)637-0600

Glenwood Resource Center
711 S Vine St
Glenwood, IA 51534
(712)527-4811

Alegent Health Lake Side Hosp
16901 Lakeside Hills Ct
Omaha, NE 68130
(402)717-8000

Alegent Creighton Hlth Com Mem
631 N 8th St
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
(712)642-2784

Memorial Community Hospital
810 N 22nd St
Blair, NE 68008
(402)426-2182

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