Pulmonology Speciality

Pulmonology is a specialized branch of medicine that deals with treating diseases of the respiratory system which may include mouth, nose, throat, windpipe, bronchial tubes and the lungs. The healthy functioning of the lungs is essential to supporting life and optimum functioning of the body. Any issues regarding this region of the body can develop into critical problems that can massively impact quality of life. Thus, specialists are required to diagnose and deal with them. A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the anatomy, physiology and pathology of the lungs. They are needed when the diseases of the lungs are critical or persist as chronic ailments.

Doctor's Team

Dr. Saleem uz Zaman Adhami

MRCP (UK), FRCP (Glasgow)
Head of Pulmonology, Department of Medicine, Shalamar Hospital