Department of Internal Medicine

Pulmonology

Hospital/Clinical Facilities

The staff of the Division of Pulmonology provides a comprehensive pulmonology service to all three teaching Hospitals and to several outreach hospital in the cluster
  1. Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital
  2. Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital;
  3. Helen Joseph Hospital
Members of staff also provide consultation services to the following outreach hospitals – Edenvale, Klerksdorp, Tambo Memorial, Pholosong, Sebokeng and Leratong Hospital.

Besides in-patient Pulmonology Care, outpatient care and consultations the pulmonology services include
  1. Full lung function studies
  2. Spirometry
  3. Histamine/methacholine and exercise challenge testing
  4. Sleep studies
  5. Bronchoscopy, including brachytherapy