Philips Respironics Recall Notice:
Philips Respironics issued a Recall Notification for some CPAP and BiLevel PAP devices and mechanical ventilators due to potential health risks related to foam used in the devices. To learn more, visit the Philips Website and review FDA’s Safety Communication and FAQs. For questions about the Philips recall, please contact Philips at 1-877-907-7508.
Our providers at Pulmonary & Critical Care of Atlanta are often called upon by the media for their clinical expertise in topics. See below for articles, videos, awards and other media featuring our providers.
Pre-surgical Pulmonary Clearances and Electronic Cigarettes
Click Here to read an article about preoperative care of patients with vaping exposure.
Spring Allergies and Asthma
Click here to read an article in WebMD about the link between the spring season and allergies/asthma featuring Dr. Chaudhry.
Breathing Easy: Running with Asthma
Click here to read an article written by Dr. Silverboard that was featured in the April 2018 issue of Wingfoot Magazine by the Atlanta Track Club. He discusses running with asthma, how the allergens in Atlanta can impact an asthmatic runner’s routine, and when it is okay to run asthma symptoms.
Click here to read an Atlanta Magazine article about altitude sickness featuring a Q&A article with Dr. Chaudhry. His insights on how altitude affects the lungs and ways that individuals with lung conditions can prepare for high altitude travel are included.
Dr. Paul Boyce speaks with WebMD about the importance of Whooping Cough vaccinations. Protect yourself and protect others from this very contagious disease by getting vaccinated.
Top Docs Radio
Dr. Howard Silverboard spoke on Top Docs radio with his colleagues from the Northside Hospital Cancer Institute on lung cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
COPD Breathing Exercises
Dr. Boyce Speaks with WebMD about COPD Breathing Exercises Dr. Paul Boyce speaks with WebMD about breathing exercises to help with the symptoms of COPD.
Dr. Chaudhry speaks with Mayela Allen, Executive Director at your American Cancer Society about Lung Cancer and its impact in the community.
Innovations in Interventional Pulmonology
Click here to read Dr. Lakshminarayanan’s article in Atlanta Medicine about how interventional pulmonology procedures allow physicians less invasive ways of diagnosing and treating a variety of lung diseases.
Healthgrades Care Pulmonary Excellence Award
For the second consecutive year, Northside Hospital Atlanta is the recipient of the Healthgrades Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™. This award recognizes hospitals for superior outcomes in treating COPD and pneumonia.