Paediatrics Pneumology

Doctor placing a stethoscope against a patient's back

Paediatric Pneumology is a subspecialty of Paediatrics that diagnoses and treats pathologies of the respiratory system in children and adolescents. It also monitors diseases that affect other organs, with respiratory repercussions.

This subspecialty is often sought after in cases of asthma, allergic rhinitis, bronchiolitis, sinusitis, or pneumonia, as well as cough or abnormal tiredness. Paediatric Pulmonology also treats more severe clinical cases, such as cystic fibrosis, respiratory failure or interstitial lung disease. if the disease is incurable, Paediatric Pneumology prevents its progression and ensures a better quality of life.

Joaquim Chaves Saúde’s clinics are equipped with the latest technology to arrive quickly and accurately at a diagnosis using X-rays, computed tomography (CAT) and magnetic resonance imaging, among other equipment. It is also possible to perform Respiratory Function Tests at pre-school age to assess respiratory disease. These tests can measure respiratory volumes and outputs, the effectiveness of pulmonary ventilation and the airways’ reactivity.

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Clínica de Miraflores

  • Schedule
    • Weekdays: 07h00 to 22h00
    • Saturdays: 07h00 to 20h00
    • Sundays and Public Holidays: Closed
  • Contacts
    214 124 300*
  • Address
    Av. General Norton de Matos, 71 R/C

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