Respiratory Therapists from Pulmonary Services assist physicians in caring for inpatients and outpatients with abnormalities and/or deficiencies associated with the respiratory system. The department provides diagnostic procedures, which include complete pulmonary function tests and body plethysmography, which helps diagnose lung problems; arterial blood gases which determines the amount of carbon dioxide and oxygen in the blood; exercise studies for athlete's fitness and to determine exercise-induced asthma; bronchoscopy; and oximetry. Additionally, an on-site sleep disorders center tests for and diagnoses sleep-related disorders.
Kuakini Pulmonary Sleep Disorders Center - (808) 547-9119
Pulmonary Lab/EEG - (808) 547-9532
Pulmonary Therapy - (808) 547-9221
Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays and hospital-observed holidays: Closed