Pulmonary Function Test (PFT) at CVMA
Cardiovascular and Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley provides non-invasive pulmonary function tests to CVMA patients. This test helps our cardiac specialist diagnose lung-related problems that result from obstructive and restrictive disorders. The cardiac specialist at Cardiovascular and Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley uses this test to provide excellent care to our patients. Before performing the test, we take the time to explain how it works, what its value is, and most importantly, get to know you as a patient.
Test to Treat Many Ailments
Cardiovascular and Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley uses a spirometer, which is a device that has a mouthpiece and is connected to an electronic machine. The procedure is entirely non-invasive. Pulmonary Function Test is ideal for patients who are suffering from:
- Respiratory infections
- Difficulty breathing as a result of a surgery
- Chronic lung conditions
- A restricted airway
Get a Pulmonary Function Test During Your Annual Checkup
Cardiovascular and Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley performs pulmonary function test when we suspect there is a medical issue. This test is a valuable tool for our cardiac specialist during regular checkups, as patients are not always aware there is a problem. It can help us advise our patients on lifestyle changes before issues arise. Cardiovascular and Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley is proud to offer this procedure to patients as a part of their annual checkups. We believe in providing the most comprehensive medical services we can, and a pulmonary function test can play an essential role in our diagnostic and treatment plans.