Helping you breathe easier with effective respiratory services in north Lincoln County

New and expecting mothers: You can breathe easy knowing your newborn or premie is in good hands at Star Valley Medical Center. When your baby’s lungs aren’t fully developed at birth, our state-of-the-art respiratory services and skilled, certified therapists will be ready to provide your tiny bundle with life-saving, respiratory treatment.

But it doesn’t stop there. We specialize in the treatment of acute and chronic breathing disorders for all ages and stages of life. Each day our therapists support Star Valley Medical Center in providing critical respiratory care for a variety of conditions affecting the cardiopulmonary system, including:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Lung Disease
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia

Providing leading edge, innovative respiratory therapy close to home

Whether you’re struggling with respiratory conditions related to asthma, cardiovascular disease, or trauma, our respiratory therapists are nationally registered and perform a broad range of inpatient procedures, such as:

  • Oxygen therapy
  • Postural drainage and chest percussion
  • Pulmonary function tests
  • Blood gas determination
  • Airway management
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Aerosol therapy
  • Medication nebulizer therapy
  • Tracheostomy care

Servicing our community with high quality care and old-fashioned values

We’re dedicated to genuine, face-to-face communication with everyone who receives respiratory therapy services—and beyond.

The Star Valley Medical Center is capably staffed with certified respiratory therapists who are experienced in providing life support in the emergency room, intensive care unit, general hospital areas and other specialty areas, like rehabilitation. We also serve our outpatient community with effective, nonsurgical tests, including cardio-pulmonary exercise.

Our respiratory team is involved in the diagnostic testing of infants, children, and adults with underlying medical concerns, including disease and sleep disorders. As part of our respiratory therapy department, Star Valley Medical Center conducts sleep studies in our sleep lab by a certified polysomnographer.

When you need help regaining control of chronic asthma, or require emergency respiratory services, you don’t need to drive for hours to get the high quality, effective care you deserve. Stay close to home and feel better, faster. To learn more about Star Valley respiratory therapy, call 307-885-5893. You can also schedule an appointment using our easy online form.