Lung care in Pasadena

HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast provides pulmonary rehabilitation and respiratory therapy for people experiencing lung problems.

Pulmonary rehabilitation

The individually-supervised pulmonary rehabilitation program is designed to help patients decrease the symptoms of their disease or condition. Research has shown that regular participation in a pulmonary rehabilitation program decreases the number and length of hospital stays.

HCA Houston Southeast’s program focuses on endurance and strength training and is beneficial for people with conditions including:

  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Chronic asthma
  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Lung cancer and lung cancer surgery

Our monitored, supervised rehabilitation program provides exercise and education about a variety of topics, including:

  • Medications
  • Drug efficacy
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Diet and nutrition
  • Symptom assessment
  • When to seek medical treatment

Pulmonary rehabilitation is available 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. For more information, please call (713) 359-1375.

Respiratory therapy

Respiratory therapy services for children and adults at HCA Houston Southeast include:

  • Sleep lab
  • Echocardiograms, EKG’s, EEG’s
  • Vascular procedure follow-up
  • Pulmonary function screening
    • Post-surgical barometry
    • Diffusion (the exchange of gases in the lungs)
    • Plethysmography (measurement of air in the lungs)

Please note a physician prescription is required for respiratory therapy services. For more information, please call (713) 359-5490.

Pulmonary care at HCA Houston Healthcare

Pulmonary care provides treatment for lung and respiratory conditions, treating patients with conditions causing breathing issues or affecting their lung health. You may receive pulmonary care for asthma, bronchitis and certain allergies.

Learn about Pulmonary care