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Dr. Manjunath H. K.
MBBS(YMC),DNB(Fortis , New Delhi)

10 Years Experience


Pulmonolgy (Respiratory Medicine)


English , Kannada, Hindi , Telugu , Tamil , Malayalam


Graduated from Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore and completed DNB Pulmonology from Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi. Special Interest in interventional pulmonology and critical care.

Field of Expertise

  • COPD, Asthma, community acquired pneumonia, post obstructive airway disease, ABPA, interstitial lung disease and occupational lung diseases.
  • Interpretation of pulmonary function test and DLco study
  • Interpretation of polysomonography and advise on usage of CPAP and BIPAP
  • Diagnosis and Management of MDR- TB.
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic bronchoscopy (flexible and rigid bronchoscopy)
  • Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), transbronchial lung biopsy (TBLB) with fluoroscopy guidance, endobronchial biopsy (EBB), endobronchial needle aspiration (EBNA) & brush cytology
  • Endobrochial ultrasound guided transbronchial needle aspiration of mediastinal lymph nodes and tumours (EBUS-TBNA) including Diagnostic and therapeutic thoracocentesis
  • Tube thoracostomy and medical pleurodesis
  • Pleural indwelling catheter insertion
  • Medical thoracoscopy with pleural biopsy and adhesiolysis (including rigid and flexible thoracoscopy)
  • Proficiency in advanced ventilator settings [ Volume and Pressure control, SIMV, PRVC and CPAP modes] useful in management of COPD, Asthma, pneumonia, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome and Interstitial Lung Diseases.
  • Management of electrolyte and acid base disorders.
  • Central line insertion – subclavian, femoral and internal jugular vein approach
  • Endotracheal intubation, Lumbar puncture.
  • Dialysis catheter insertion
  • Lumbar Puncture.
  • Ascitic paracentesis
  • Arterial line insertion

Professional Membership

  • Indian Chest Society.
  • European Respiratory Society.
  • Indian Medical Association
  • American Thoracic Society (ATS).
  • South East Asian Academy Of Sleep Medicine (SEAAS M).
  • Chest Council of India (CCI).
  • Amrita Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology (ABIP).
  • Karnataka Pulmonologist Association (KPA).