Today’s treatments for respiratory disease have evolved exponentially over time. Along with specific and revolutionary medications, treatment options such as rehabilitation, exercise training, nutrition, psychosocial support, lifestyle modifications, and patient and family participation have become integral. These treatment modalities add a patient-centered and holistic approach to the functional improvement of patient quality of life.
Since other diseases such as those of the heart have similar symptoms, a pulmonologist – a doctor highly trained and specialized in lung and breathing disorders – should be consulted in order to arrive at the correct diagnosis and treatment plan. Riverside Medical Group has a number of qualified, knowledgeable, and expert doctors and medical staff to help you.