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Respiratory Therapy

Virginia Gay Hospital’s Respiratory Therapy cares for individuals with asthma, bronchiolitis, obstructive sleep apnea, lung injury and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), just to name a few. Skilled Respiratory Therapists/Technicians perform lung function tests and many types of respiratory therapy to maintain optimum health of the respiratory system.

Our team of highly trained respiratory therapists provides life support ventilation, general respiratory therapy and evaluation, and diagnostic procedures including pulmonary function and exercise testing. They also help patients set up home oxygen therapy.

Services we Offer

Outpatient Services

• Cardiac Rehabilitation
• Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Sleep Studies
• Nocturnal Oximetry
• Pulmonary Function Testing
• Exercise Stress Testing
• Nuclear Stress Testing
• EKG
• Holter Monitor Testing
• Event Monitor Testing
• Arterial Blood Gases

Inpatient/Hospital Services

• Acute Patient Services ( Chest Physical Therapy, Aerosol Therapy, Pep Therapy, Oxygen Therapy)
• Emergency Room Services