At Aster, we believe a child is life’s greatest gift and this gift has to be nurtured & cared for. As the name suggests, Aster Nurture is a program that aims at nurturing, caring and protecting the mother and the new born baby from the time when the mother conceives till when your child is 5 years old.
"Our brand promise ‘We’ll Treat You Well’ is about our commitment to bring the finest healthcare services within the reach of everyone. But it is not just affordability that makes us a class apart in the realm of healthcare. We believe quality is the heartbeat of modern medical sciences, and we go to great lengths to deliver services that have already been recognized with some of the most sought-after awards and certifications. Accessibility is another important focus area for us. We have an ever growing network of hospitals, clinics and pharmacies that are well-equipped to cater to the changing needs of millions around the world."
The Department of Pulmonary Medicine provides state-of-the-art care for respiratory diseases like: Bronchial asthma, COPD, Bronchitis, Lung Cancer, Tuberculosis, Pneumonia, Pleural Disease, Allergy and Sleep Disorders. We also deal with respiratory emergencies like exacerbation of Asthma, Haemoptysis, Chest wall injuries in trauma patients, Lung contusions and pulmonary embolisms.
Pulmonary Function Lab
The Department is well equipped with an Ultra Modern Pulmonary Function Lab for Spirometry, Lung Volumes, Diffusion Capacity, Respiratory Drive, Test, Allergic Skin Test, Airway Resistance and Chest Wall compliance.
One of the important procedures performed here is diagnostic and therapeutic Bronchoscopy. The procedures are performed in a dedicated Bronchoscopy suite with Video Bronchoscope.
Advanced Bronchoscopy techniques like foreign body removal, Transbronchial lymph node aspiration, Bronchial stents, Electrocautery for Endobronchial lesions, Endobronchialbrachytherapy are also offered.
Asthma & Allergic Disease
The Department is involved in allergy testing, asthma education and counseling as well as treatment of all types of allergic respiratory disease.
The Department is equipped with a state-of-the-art lab which helps in the diagnosis of all types of sleep disorders including sleep apnea, snoring, narcolepsy, etc.