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Practice Highlight – Pulmonary Medicine

Practice Highlight - Pulmonary Medicine

Pulmonary Medicine specializes in lung conditions and treatment. For more information, click here to visit their practice page.

Conditions Treated / Tests Offered

  • Asthma
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Lung Cancer
  • Cough
  • Dyspnea
  • Pulmonary function tests
  • Thoracentesis procedure
  • Bronchoscopy exam
  • Lung biopsies
  • We have a fully operational Pulmonary Function lab with a Registered Respiratory Therapist


2125 River Road, Suite 303
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Phone: (518) 831-8530
Fax: (518) 831-8545

Ages Seen: 13 and over


Abul K. Azad, MD, MPH, FCCP
Dr. Azad served as a Fellow in Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine at Albany Medical Center, and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Medicine.

Shailesh R. Patel, MD
Dr. Patel has practiced in Schenectady since 1990. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and has a subspecialty board certification in Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Medicine.

Jodi Conlan, MSN, AGNP
Jodi earned her Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from State University of New York at Brockport in Brockport, NY. She went on to receive her Master's Degree from the University of South Alabama in Mobile, AL.

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