Dr. Jamshed Firoze Kanga MD
Pulmonologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Pulmonology740 S Limestone Lexington KY, 40536
Dr. Jamshed Kanga practices Pediatric Pulmonology in Lexington, KY. Dr. Kanga treats children who have breathing problems, or a problem with his or her lungs. Pediatric pulmonologists often treat children with chronic cough, difficulty breathing, recurring pneumonia, asthma, cystic fibrosis, apnea, chronic lung disease in premature infants, noisy breathing, and conditions that require special equipment to monitor and/or help with breathing at home.
Education and Training
Dow Med College University Of Karachi Pakistan 1976
Karachi Medical and Dental College 1976
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Pulmonology
- The clinical and imaging spectrum of findings in patients with congenital lobar emphysema.
- Physiologic evidence for high-frequency chest wall oscillation and positive expiratory pressure breathing in hospitalized subjects with cystic fibrosis.
- Changes in left ventricular diastolic filling patterns by Doppler echocardiography in cystic fibrosis.
- Pneumoparotid. In cystic fibrosis.
- Does airway closure affect lung sound generation?
- Comparison of the lung sound frequency spectra of infants and adults.
- Congenital pulmonary venolobar syndrome revisited.
- Dornase alfa therapy in cystic fibrosis: who should get it?
- Birth Defects
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (copd)
- Cystic Fibrosis (cf)
- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Program
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