A Pulmonologist is a medical doctor who specializes in treating disorders related to the lungs and respiratory system. These disease are primarily  respiratory system related but uncommonly the respiratory involvement may be due to disease in other organs of the body.

Pulmonologist are also known as chest disease specialist, respiratory specialist, chest physician

Often,patients have not yet been diagnosed with a particular disorder, and present with symptoms such as shortness of breath, cough, or chest pain. We welcome such patients, and formulate a thoughtful diagnostic plan to determine the cause of their symptoms, after which we are able to treat them with the goal of restoring them back to good health.

Outpatient Services

  • Consultation
    • OPD
    • Emergency consultation
    • Expert/ second Opinion
  • Spirometry
  • Six Minute walk test

Inpatient Facilities include

  • Nine Beded admission facility : Special rooms and General ward
  • Central Oxygen
  • Nebuliser
  • Round the clock dedicated staff
  • Procedure Room for respiratory interventions
  • Sleep study facility
  • Clinical Research Room

Pulmonary / Chest Diseases

  • Acute and Chronic bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Chest wall deformities
  • COPD
  • Cryptogenic Organizing Pneumonia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis/ Extrinsic allergic alveolits
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mycobacterium avium complex pulmonary infection/Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections
  • Neuromuscular diseases affecting breathing
  • Obstructive and Central Sleep Apnea
  • Pleural effusions
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Infections
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Nodules
  • Rheumatologic Disorders affecting the lung
  • Sarcoidosis

Procedures Done

  • Pleural tapping- thoracocentesis
  • Pleural Lavage
  • Intercoastal intrathoracic tube insertion (ICDTube)
  • Lung mass FNAC and Biopsy (Direct /CT guided/ USG guided/)
  • Pleural lesion biopsy
  • Flexible fibreoptic bronchoscopy
    • BAL
    • Biopsy
    • TBLB
    • Brushings
    • Mucus plug removal
    • Foreign body removal