Expert Pulmonary Sleep Medicine in Westmoreland County
Pulmonology & Lung Conditions
Lung conditions like asthma and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) can cause difficulty in breathing. Westmoreland Sleep Medicine offers a variety of treatments and therapies to help patients with lung conditions get the rest they need. Dr. Jain is also a board-certified pulmonologist who is dedicated to helping you manage your symptoms so you can live an active and healthy life. He offers Pulmonary Function Tests on site that is easily accessible and can be done during your office visit. This test would help Dr. Jain evaluate your symptoms of shortness of breath or cough in a timely manner..
If you're ready to take the next step toward better better health with the best pulmonary physicians Greensburg has to offer, please contact Westmoreland Sleep Medicine today. Dr. Jain is here to help you find the best solution for your individual needs.
COPD & Asthma Treatment in Greensburg, PA
Pulmonary Function Testing, COPD Treatment & More
Pulmonary function testing assesses how well your lungs are working and can be used to monitor patient progress over time. During a pulmonary function test, a patient breathes into a machine and the results are used to measure lung size and evaluate lung function. This information gives Dr. Jain the information he needs to make a diagnosis and follow your condition.
Patients with COPD and asthma typically present with the following symptoms :
- Shortness of breath
- Wheezing or a chronic cough
- Chest tightness or pain
If you're looking for a knowledgeable provider who can help you breathe easier Dr. Jain and the team at Westmoreland Sleep Medicine are here for you. Contact us today to learn more about our services or to schedule an appointment.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are some common COPD causes?
COPD is often caused by smoking and long-term exposure to air pollutants. It can also be caused by some types of genetic conditions. Risk factors for COPD include age, gender, and family history.
How should I prepare for a lung function test?
It is important to stop smoking and avoid any other activities that might affect the test results. You should also wear loose, comfortable clothing on the day of your test, as tight-fitting clothes can make it harder to breathe.
Do you accept insurance for a pulmonary function test near me?
Yes, Dr. Jain is in network and accepted by all major health insurers including Highmark BCBS, UPMC, United, Aetna, Cigna, Humana, Tricare, Medicare, Medicaid and Advantra. To view our full list of accepted providers, visit our page, and don’t hesitate to reach out to our staff with any questions.