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Meet the Doctors

News Channel Nebraska’s Grant Otten brings another Meet the Docs segment featuring Dr. Kevin Reichmuth.

Prevnar & Pneumovax – Pneumonia Vaccinations

The CDC recommends vaccination with Pneumovax 23 alone for everyone at or after age 65 and for people age 19 through 64 who are at increased risk for pneumococcal infection. Learn more in this blog post about other vaccine recommendations.

Flu Season

The CBS Evening News (9/17, story 12, 1:45, Pelley) reported that this year’s influenza vaccine may be more effective than last year’s. According to Dr. Jon Lapook, “Last year, the vaccine was only 23% effective because the predominant strain mutated after the vaccine had already been manufactured.”

Bronchial Thermoplasty – New Procedure

[button link=”http://www.btforasthma.com” newwindow=”yes”] Click here for BT Information[/button]  Learn more about Bronchial Thermoplasty (a new treatment for Asthma)

BT – in the News (part 1)

[button link=”http://www.klkntv.com/story/19588712/new-treatment-for-severe-asthma-sufferers” newwindow=”yes”] Click Here[/button] View the channel 8 broadcast

BT – in the News (part 2)

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Hospitalization Information

Your primary care, emergency room, or referring physician has asked that you see a pulmonologist. A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in conditions involving the lungs. Nebraska Pulmonary Specialties, LLC has six board certified critical care physicians who rotate through the Lincoln hospitals for a week at a time. You may see one of […]