Pulmonology is the speciality that deals with diseases of the breathing apparatus, as well as the necessary diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive techniques to treat them.
For chronic respiratory diseases such as asthma, it provides the necessary resources to improve the patient’s quality of life.
Portfolio of services:
Unidad del tabaquismo
The tobacco dependence unit offers the chance to stop smoking once and for all and provides the necessary treatment to overcome the addiction to nicotine.
In recent decades, tobacco consumption has become a public health problem and is related to a multitude of medical problems such as different types of cancer, heart attacks, emphysema, and foetal problems in pregnant women, among others.
This unit provides the individual with the steps to take to give up smoking. It also prepares the patient for the change in habits and provides monitoring to prevent the individual from relapsing.
Medical team: Dr Fuster, Dr Gil Collaborates with: internal medicine, cardiology, psychology, nutrition, acupuncture.
Languages: Spanish, Catalan and English.