Pulmonary Medicine Division

The Division of Pulmonary Medicine strongly adheres to Philippine Heart Centre’s mandate of commitment to save lives and provide comprehensive healthcare enhanced by education and research. Manned by highly skilled and professional Pulmonary Doctors, Respiratory Therapists, Medical Technologists and Nurses, our Division has always been at the forefront in Respiratory Care, rendering the best service with integrity, compassion and respect.
Services Offered
  1. Bronchoscopy Unit
    • A. Diagnostic
      • Bronchial Biopsy
      • Bronchial Brushing
      • Bronchial Washing
      • Bronchioalveolar Lavage
    • B. Therapeutic
  2. Pulmonary Laboratory
    • Adult Pulmonary Function Test
      • Diffusion Lung Capacity Measurement (DLCO)
      • Fractional Exhaled Nitric Acid (FENO)
      • Forced Oscillation Technique
      • Lung volume
      • Simple Spirometry
      • Slow Vital Capacity
      • Spirometry with Bronchoprovocation Test
      • Spriometry, Pre and Post Bronchodilator
    • Aerosol Therapy
      • Small Volume Nebulization
      • Ultrasonic Nebulization
    • Arterial Blood Gas
    • Chest Physiotherapy
    • Invasive Mechanical Ventilation
      • Ventilator
    • Neonates and Pediatric Pulmonary Function Test
    • Non- Invasive Ventilation
      • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
      • Bi- Level Positive Airway Pressure (BiPAP)
      • Nasal High Flow Oxygen Therapy
    • Peak Expiratory Flow Rate Measurement
    • Pleural pH Determination
    • Pulse Oximetery Monitoring
    • Purified Protein Derivative Skin Test
    • Sputum Induction
    • Venous Bicarbonate Test
  3. Pulmonary Rehabilitation Unit
    • Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing (CPET)
    • Incremental Shuttle Walk Test
    • Indirect Calorimetry
    • Pre- Flight Assessment/ High Altitude Simulation Test
    • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program
    • Six Minute Walk Test
    • Smoking Cessation Program
    • Carbon Monoxide Analysis
  4. Sleep Unit
    • Diagnostic Sleep Study
    • Maintenance of Wakefulness Test
    • Multiple Sleep Latency Test
    • Split Night Sleep Study
    • Therapeutic Sleep Study
Our Team:
Division Head: Aileen V. Guzman-Banzon, MD, FPCP, FPCCP, FPSSM, FPSCCM Section Chief: Bernice Ong-Dela Cruz, MD, FPCP, FPCCP, FPSCCM
Pulmonary Laboratory

Teresita Celestina Santiago-Fuentes, MD, FPCP, FPCCP, FPSSM, FPSCCM
Sleep Unit

William E. Del Poso, MD, FPCP, FPCCP, FPSCCM
Bronchoscopy Unit

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Unit
Chief Respiratory
Marcial M. Magleo, RMT, RTRP
Contact Us:
  • Bronchoscopy Unit
    Monday to Friday, 7am - 3pm
    Short Stay Unit Ground Floor Hospital Building
    Trunckline: (02) 8925- 2401 Local No.: 2182
  • Pulmonary Laboratory
    Monday to Sunday, 8am to 5pm
    Ground Floor Hospital Building
    Cell phone Number: +63927- 762-1055
    Trunckline: (02) 8925- 2401 Local No.: 2181
    Email Address: phcpulmolab@gmail.com
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Unit
    Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm
    8th Floor Medical Arts Building
    PHC Quitline Line-
    +63977- 108- 3976 (GLOBE)
    +63921- 535- 2361 (SMART)
    Trunkline Number: (02) 8925- 2401 local 3805- 3806
    Direct Line: (02) 8426- 9062
    Email Address: pulmorehab@phc.gov.ph
    Facebook Page: Pulmonary Rehabilitation PHC
  • Sleep Unit
    Monday to Sunday, 7am – 3pm
    Short Stay Unit Ground Floor Hospital Building
    Cell phone Number: +63977-430-5607
    Trunckline: (02) 8925- 2401 Local No.: 2181
    Email Address: sleepclinicphc@gmail.com
Last Modified: January 15, 2021