For Patients

Learn what to expect before, during and after lung procedures at El Camino Health.


Whether you’re having a diagnostic or treatment procedure for a lung condition at El Camino Health, knowing how to prepare and what to expect can help make the process go more smoothly.

Our pulmonary health team offers answers to frequently asked questions about some common lung procedures, including:

Your doctor will provide you with specific instructions about your test and how you should prepare.