Dept. Of Pulmonology & Chest Medicine

 

Key procedures (IPD)

  • Surgical management of lung cancer

  • Smoking related lung diseases

  • Mediastinal tumors

  • Thymectomy

  • Esophageal disease

  • Cosmetic correction of chest wall deformities

  • Pulmonary infections like tuberculosis and pneumonia

  • Airway Disorders such as Asthma, bronchitis, COPD, and Bronchiectesis.

  • Pleural diseases such as pleural effusion and pneumothorax

  • Interstitial lung Disease (ILD), including Sarcoidosis and IPF

  • Pulmonary Vascular disease, including Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary embolism and others

  • Sleep Disorders including Obstructive Sleep Apnea

  • Shortness of breath due to any cause

  • Peri-operative care of patients with lung disease

  • Respiratory care of Neuromuscular disease such as motor neuron disease, kyphoscoliosis and so on

  • Smoking related lung disorders and smoking prevention.

  • Interventional Pulmonology: A unique specialty by itself

 

Key Services

  • Lung diseases

  • Thymectomy

  • Esophageal disease

  • Bronchitis

  • Chronic Cough

  • Hemoptysis

  • Pleural Effusion

  • Inpatient management and referrals

  • General Chest OPD

  • Sleep studies (Polysomnography)

  • Assessment for domiciliary non-invasive ventilatory support

  • Bronchoscopy service including BAL, Transbronchial lung biopsies and Transbronchial needle aspiration.

  • Pulmonary function testing

  • Allergy testing and immunotherapy(allergy vaccine)

  • Medical thoracoscopy

  • Special chest clinics like ILD clinic, COPD clinic, SMOKING CESSATION clinic, ASTHMA and ALLERGY CLINIC.

  • Pulmonary rehabilitation services

In-House Investigation

  • BMD/DEXA

  • CBC/ CRF

  • EMG/NCV

  • MRI

  • X-Ray

  • CT/3D ECHO/ Angiography

  • All Pathology & Radiology services