A medical specialty that deals with the health and diseases of the respiratory system.

The pulmonology services offered through Touchette Regional Hospital encompasses all organs that help you breathe including the airway, lungs, and respiratory muscles. If you are experiencing chest pain, shallow breaths, exhaustion, or are having a hard breathing normally, an appointment with a Pulmonologist may be in order.

Respiratory diseases can greatly impact one’s overall health and quality of life. Many respiratory diseases can cause serious complications and even be life-threatening if not properly managed. Our compassionate team of pulmonary specialists are specially trained to treat lung disease and illnesses of the respiratory system and will work with you to find a treatment plan that meets your needs, as well as fits your lifestyle.

Your lung health is important. Don’t delay care.

We serve patients throughout the Metro East at Archview Medical Center.

Archview Medical Center

2071 Goose Lake Road

Sauget, IL 62206


Some of the common conditions we treat include:

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Emphysema
  • Lung cancer
  • Lung nodules
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary fibrosis

If you’re noticing anything unusual with your breathing or respiratory health, have it checked by your doctor or call for an appointment to come see us. 

Our Pulmonologists:

Nadeem Ahmed, MD

Abdulsalam Jamous, MD

For more information or to make an appointment, please call us at 618.857.2700.