When you have difficulty breathing, it's important to find the right care for your lungs. Maui Health's respiratory therapists offer inpatient treatments for many respiratory conditions to help you feel better.
Our specially trained respiratory therapists
The team of respiratory therapists at Maui Memorial Medical Center (MMMC) is here to make sure that people who are hospitalized and are experiencing a respiratory condition receive the specialized, therapeutic care they need. All our respiratory therapists are trained in the most recent, evidence-based therapies and medical advancements to ensure our community receives the best quality of care and continue to live the fullest life possible.
Respiratory conditions our therapists treat
Our team treats a wide range of conditions that affect breathing, including:
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
- Cystic fibrosis.
- Lung and other types of cancer.
No matter what the condition, our respiratory therapists will create a treatment plan that is unique to the patient's needs. Some of the treatment options our respiratory care team can help patients with at MMMC include:
- Diagnostic lung testing.
- Education for cardiopulmonary illnesses and medications.
- Inpatient respiratory care, such as inhaled bronchodilators.
- Life support equipment management.
- Smoking cessation.