Pulmonary medicine focuses on the causes, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases affecting the lungs. Our lung doctors (pulmonologists) focus lung care and many pulmonary conditions, including: ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome), asthma, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), cystic fibrosis, interstitial lung disease, lung cancer, lung transplants, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary tuberculosis, sarcoidosis of the lungs, and SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome).

Sleep Medicine

Sleep Medicine specialists diagnose and treat sleep disorders of insomnia, sleep apnea and upper airway resistance syndrome and disorders of abnormal sleep that can affect sleep quality.

Critical Care

Critical Care Medicine is a specialty that involves expertise in the management of patients with life threatening, frequently complex medical illness or injury, generally involving the care and management of patients in an Intensive Care Unit.

UnityPoint Clinic Pulmonology doctors

Muhammad U. Anwer, MD
Hamad Azam, MD
Vijaya Gogineni, MD
Brian Lindsay, MD
Donald E. Paynter, MD, FACP
Mary Jo Henry, ARNP
Sarah Cole, ARNP

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