Pulmonology (pulmonary medicine) is the specialty involved in diagnosis and treatment of the respiratory system which broadly includes diseases of lung tissues, bronchi, pleura, and pulmonary vasculature. This includes diseases such as pulmonary fibrosis, asthma, occupational diseases of the lungs, pneumonias, pulmonary emboli, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, bronchiectasis, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary vasculitis, pulmonary hypertension, and myriad others. Pulmonologists also care for patients requiring critical care life support following surgery, trauma, or during critical medical illnesses.
Western Montana Clinic at Broadway Building – 4th Floor
500 W. Broadway
PO Box 7609
Missoula, MT 59807
Phone: (406) 721-5600