WakeMed is pleased to announce the opening of its first outpatient Pulmonary Function Testing (PFT) lab. Because the service is not hospital-based, patients can save money on out-of-pocket costs associated with hospital facility fees. Our team of exceptional respiratory therapists and pulmonologists take pride in providing quick turn-around times for the convenience of our patients and referring physicians.
Complete PFT (spirometry, lung volumes, and Diffusing Capacity of the Lung for Carbon Monoxide (DLCO)
Complete PFT/Bronchodilator (complete PFT with spirometry pre & post bronchodilator)
Bronchodilator Study (spirometry with pre & post bronchodilator)
Six-minute Walk Tests
Arterial Blood Gas draws can be performed in the WakeMed Brier Creek Outpatient Laboratory.