Pulmonologists in Austin and Central Texas

St. David's HealthCare offers patients access to a team of expert pulmonologists who diagnose and treat acute and chronic lung conditions and infections. These experts, alongside other respiratory and lung specialists, are able to design a care plan that is tailored to your specific needs.

For more information about our pulmonary services, call the St. David's Help Center at (888) 868-2104.

Lung conditions we treat

Our multidisciplinary pulmonary care team is able to assess and treat:

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Lung cancer
  • Pulmonary fibrosis

For patients who may be at risk, we offer a free online lung cancer risk assessment.

Lung and thoracic surgery

If a patient has a condition that requires more advanced treatment, including surgical procedures, our surgeons are able to perform:

  • Talc application for decortication
  • Lung biopsies
  • Lobectomies
  • Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS)

Specialized treatment tools

Paired with comprehensive imaging services and diagnostic labs, we provide:

  • Bedside percutaneous tracheostomies
  • Bronchoscopies
  • Cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) studies
  • Chest physiotherapy
  • High-frequency chest wall oscillation
  • Methacholine challenges
  • Pentamidine
  • Pulmonary function tests (PFTs)