Emphysema (Lung Condition) Center - West Des Moines, IA

West Des Moines 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 West Des Moines *

Chest Infectious Disease Assocs
Daniel J Barth
1601 NW 114th St Ste 347
Clive, IA 50325
(515) 224-1777

Iowa Clin Plmnry Crtcl Cre/Slp
Amerlon L Enriquez
5950 University Ave Ste 131
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515) 875-9550

Iowa Clin Plmnry Crtcl Cre/Slp
Greg A Hicklin
5950 University Ave Ste 131
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515) 875-9550

VA Central Iowa Health Care Sys
Teresa Aoki
3600 30th St
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515) 699-5999

VA Central Iowa Health Care Sys
Gerard A Matysik
3600 30th St
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515) 699-5999

Mercy Pediatric Sub Spec Clin
Harry Yuan
330 Laurel St Ste 1200
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515) 643-5454

Mcfarland Clinic PC
Rhonda Rotert
1215 Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 239-4400

Mcfarland Clinic PC
Steven R Wanzek
1215 Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 239-4400

Allergy Lung & Sleep Center
Michael M McCubbin
1108 Washington St
Pella, IA 50219
(641) 621-1487

Trimark Physicians Group
Elizabeth C Day
800 Kenyon Rd
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(515) 573-4141

Trimark Physicians Group
James C Meyer
800 Kenyon Rd
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(515) 573-4141

EMH Outreach Clinic
Gary M Levinson
110 Rocksylvania Ave
Iowa Falls, IA 50126
(641) 648-7195

West Des Moines, Iowa

Emphysema

Emphysema facts

  • Emphysema is a destructive disease of the lung in which the alveoli (small sacs) that promote oxygen exchange between the air and the bloodstream are destroyed.
  • Smoking is the primary cause of emphysema, whic...

Emergency Contact for West Des Moines

  • In case of Emergency, call 911

Nearby West Des Moines Hospitals *

Methodist West Hospital
1660 60th St
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515)343-1000

Mercy Medical Center West Lakes
1755 59th Pl
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515)358-8000

Mercy Franklin Center
1818 48th St
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515)271-6000

Blank Children's Hospital
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515)241-6212

Iowa Methodist Medical Center
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515)241-6212

VA Central Iowa Medical Center
3600 30th St
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515)699-5999

Broadlawns Medical Center
1801 Hickman Rd
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515)282-2200

Childserve
5406 Merle Hay Rd
Johnston, IA 50131
(515)727-8750

Mercy Medical Center Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515)247-3121

Iowa Lutheran Hospital
700 E University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515)263-5612

Madison County Memorial Hosp
300 W Hutchings St
Winterset, IA 50273
(515)462-2373

Woodward Resource Center
1251 334th St
Woodward, IA 50276
(515)438-2600

Dallas County Hospital
610 10th St
Perry, IA 50220
(515)465-3547

Mary Greeley Medical Center
1111 Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
(515)239-2011

Boone County Hospital
1015 Union St
Boone, IA 50036
(515)432-3140

Story County Medical Center
640 S 19th St
Nevada, IA 50201
(515)382-2111

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