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Department of  Pulmonology


The Department of Pulmonary Medicine provides state-of-the-art care for respiratory diseases like: Bronchial asthma, COPD, Bronchitis, Lung Cancer, Tuberculosis, Pneumonia, Pleural Disease, Allergy and Sleep Disorders. We also deal with respiratory emergencies like exacerbation of Asthma, Haemoptysis, Chest wall injuries in trauma patients, Lung contusions and pulmonary embolisms.


The Department is headed by specialists in Pulmonary and Critical care medicine who are ably supported by trained respiratory nurses and physiotherapists as well as technicians




Pulmonary Function Lab


The Department is well equipped with an Ultra Modern Pulmonary Function Lab for Spirometry, Lung Volumes, Diffusion Capacity, Respiratory Drive, Bronchoprovocation Test, Allergic Skin Test, Airway Resistance and Chest Wall compliance.


Bronchoscopy Suite


One of the important procedures performed here is diagnostic and therapeutic Bronchoscopy. The procedures are performed in a dedicated Bronchoscopy suite with Video Bronchoscope.


Interventional Pulmonology


Advanced Bronchoscopy techniques like foreign body removal, Transbronchial lymph node aspiration, Bronchial stents, Electrocautery for Endobronchial lesions, Endobronchial brachytherapy are also offered.


Asthma & Allergic Disease


The Department is involved in allergy testing, asthma education and counseling as well as treatment of all types of allergic respiratory disease.


Respiratory Intensive Care Unit


For management of critical patients with respiratory failure, a fully equipped respiratory ICU is available with the most advanced ventilators and Bipap Machines..


Pulmonary Rehabilitation Centre


Specially trained respiratory physiotherapists are available for rehabilitation of patients with chronic and obstructive pulmonary disease and other chronic lung conditions.


Sleep Lab


The Department is equipped with a state-of-the-art lab which helps in the diagnosis of all types of sleep disorders including sleep apnea, snoring, narcolepsy, etc.