Department of Respiratory Medicine is one of the vital specialties which deals with diseases of the respiratory system. Department is actively involved in undergraduate teaching and has MD in Respiratory Medicine (3 years) program. Our team provides comprehensive diagnostic services to manage common respiratory diseases. We are backed by 24/7 emergency services to provide timely medical care to challenging conditions. Department is well equipped to handle all respiratory diseases. Faculty are involved in conducting health awareness programs. We are involved in Clinical research at the National level and in multicentric (International) Clinical trials.
Our Motto is ‘BREATHE FREELY’
Treatments and Procedures
Constructive Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Copd)
Sleep Related Breathing Disorders
Lung Cancer Diagnosis
Covid Related Lung Disease
- Daily Out Patient Services
- In Patient and Intensive care Services
- National Tuberculosis Elimination Programme(NTEP)
- Spirometry and DLCO– As a Diagnostic tool for Obstructive and Restrictive lung Disorders.
- Polysomnography-Complete and Limited – for sleep related breathing disorders
- CPAP Titration
- ICD Insertion
- Pleural Biopsy
- Pigtail Catheter Insertion
- Fibre optic flexible bronchoscopy with Bronchoalveolar lavage and Trans bronchial Lung Biopsy/Trans bronchial needle Aspiration
- Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS)- which helps in sampling and staging of mediastinal lymphnodes, peri bronchial lesions and detection of early airway malignancy
- Medical Thoracoscopy- For Pleural diseases
- Dedicated Respiratory Therapist for counselling and training of patients regarding respiratory devices, breathing exercises ,chest physiotherapy ,Airway clearance techniques and CPAP machine usage
Dr. Gayathri Devi H. J.
Pulmonolgy (Respiratory Medicine) HOD & Consultant MBBS, MD(Respiratory Medicine), DTCD, FCCP, FICS
Dr. Pragati Rao. D
Pulmonolgy (Respiratory Medicine) Consultant MBBS, MD-Pulmonary Medicine
Dr. Prasanna Kumar T
Pulmonolgy (Respiratory Medicine) Consultant MBBS,MD-Pulmonary Medicine
Dr. Tanisha F Saleem
Pulmonolgy (Respiratory Medicine) Consultant MBBS, MD, DNB-Respiratory Medicine
Dr. Manjunath H. K.
Pulmonolgy (Respiratory Medicine) Consultant MBBS(YMC),DNB(Fortis , New Delhi)
Years of experience
2.5 million +