Yadkin Valley Pulmonary & Critical Care is a department of Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital. The practice is headed by Kenneth R. Gallup, Jr., MD. and Emily Harris, FNP-C.

Yadkin Valley Pulmonary & Critical Care Services

  • Arterial catheterization, often called an art line
  • Central venous catheter, also known as a central line or CVC
  • Surgery for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Palliative care for patients with respiratory disease or critical illnesses
  • Complete evaluation, diagnosis and management of patients with respiratory disorders.
  • Comprehensive and compassionate care, aiming to help patients quit smoking (monthly visits until patient quits smoking) to decrease relapse.
  • Complete evaluation and diagnosis of lung nodules/lung cancer.
  • Improving quality of life for COPD patients through comprehensive and multidisciplinary care.
  • Evaluation and management of patients with difficult-to-control bronchial asthma.
  • Evaluation of patients with unexplained chronic cough or unexplained source of shortness of breath
  • Evaluation, diagnosis and management of patients with Interstitial lung disease, including early referral for lung transplantation.
  • Evaluation, diagnosis and management of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension or sarcoidosis.
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Kenneth R. Gallup, Jr., M.D.
Emily Harris, FNP-C
600 Chatham Medical Park
Elkin, NC 28621

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