Mercy Clinic Pulmonology - E. Seminole

Doctor's Office
1229 E. Seminole Street, Suite 230
Springfield, MO 65804

Phone: (417) 820-8161
Fax: (417) 888-6711
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Springfield Pulmonology Clinic

Mercy Pulmonology Clinic in Springfield, MO provides care to adults to diagnose and treat lung diseases. Our board-certified and fellowship-trained pulmonologists are experienced in diagnosing and treating breathing disorders, from asthma to lung cancer to sleep disorders. You may see a pulmonologist, a physician specially trained in the care of diseases and conditions of the chest and lungs. Your pulmonologist will work with you to measure your lung function, make an accurate diagnosis and determine the respiratory treatment that’s right for you. Additional respiratory conditions and services we treat and services we provide include:

  • Abnormal chest x-ray 
  • Argon plasma coagulation
  • Bronchoscopy with transbronchial biopsy
  • Navigation bronchoscopy for small lung nodule biopsy
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) - a lung disease leading to shortness of breath due to blockage of the lung’s airways, air sacs, or both.
  • Coughing up blood (hemoptysis)
  • COVID-19 
  • Electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy
  • Endobronchial ultrasound biopsy
  • Foreign body removal
  • Obstructive sleep apnea - intermittent airflow blockage during sleep.
  • Fluid around the lungs - pleural effusion 
  • Pleurx catheter placement for refractory effusions
  • Pneumonia - a lung infection in which the air sacs fill with fluid.
  • Radial endobronchial ultrasound biopsy
  • Shortness of breath 
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ultrasound service (EBUS), thoracentesis 

More About Our Springfield COPD Services

COPD is a lung disease that makes it hard to breathe. It is caused by damage to the lungs over many years, usually from smoking. COPD is often a mix of two diseases:

  • Chronic bronchitis 
  • Emphysema 

The main symptoms of COPD are:

  • A long-lasting (chronic) cough. 
  • Mucus that comes up when you cough. 
  • Shortness of breath that gets worse when you exercise.

We are also sensitive to the fear and anxiety that can come with breathing problems. When you come to Mercy, you will receive compassionate, supportive care to improve your breathing and help you get back to living life to its fullest.

Meet Our Team