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Programs & Services


Pulmonary Diagnostics Unit

Clinic provides diagnostic procedures and treatment plans for patients with lung conditions that require care from a Respirologist, a doctor who is a specialist in lung diseases.

Clinic provides diagnostic procedures and treatment plans for lung conditions such as:

  • cough
  • shortness of breath
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD)
  • asthma
  • lung cancer
  • interstitial lung disease
  • sleep apnea
  • pneumonia
  • malignant pleural effusion

Sub-specialty clinics include:

  • Interstitial Lung Disease Clinic
  • Occupational Lung Disease Clinic
  • Interventional Pulmonary Medicine
  • Malignant pleural effusion (PleurX clinic)
  • Hereditary Hemmorhagic Telangiectasia (HHT) Clinic
  • Access to Certified Respiratory Educator (CRE)

Contact Details

Foothills Medical Centre

Location Info
Room EG3, Foothills Hospital
Address
1403 29 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta
T2N 2T9
Telephone
403-944-1568
Fax
403-944-2136
Getting There

Parking available

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
registered licensed practical nurses (LPNs), registered nurses (RNs), registered respiratory therapists (RRTs), respirologists
Eligibility

Adult patients over the age of 18

Referral Needed

A doctor's referral is required

Referring Doctors are encouraged to go through PCAT or ATOP

Service Access

• Appointments must be pre-booked
• Clinic will not accept walk in
• Repeated cancellation and no shows may result in patient being discharged from Clinic


Wait Times

Varies depends on specialty and triage priority.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Partners

Partners/affiliations

Pulmonary Central Access and Triage (PCAT) Alberta Thoracic Oncology program (ATOP)

Service Locations