Pulmonary Medicine

DEPARTMENT OF PULMONARY MEDICINE

Introduction

The department of Pulmonary Medicine caters to a wide spectrum of diseases of the chest ranging from airway disorders like chronic bronchitis and bronchial asthma, infections like pneumonias and tuberculosis, pleural disorders, carcinomas of the respiratory tract, occupation-related lung disorders, to interstitial lung diseases. The department is committed to deliver quality clinical services to all patients suffering from respiratory illness.

Facilities & Services:

The department is running daily OPD and indoor services.Procedures like pleural fluid aspiration,intercostal drainage,Fine needle aspiration cytology and biopsies are being performed.The department also has state of art Pulmonary function laboratory and Bronchoscopy laboratory offering wide range of diagnostic facilities .

Future Plan:

Soon to start is a Sleep lab and facility for non-invasive ventilation. Endobronchial ultrasound guided lymph node sampling and Thoracoscopy for diagnosis of range of pleural disorders is next on the cards. Specialised clinics catering to patients of obstructive airway diseases are to be initiated soon.

 

Faculty

s. no. Name Designation
1- Dr. Ruchi Dua Associate Professor & Acting Head
2- Dr Mayank Mishra Assistant Professor



Contact Us

Dr. Ruchi Dua / Dr. Mayank Mishra,

Department of Pulmonary Medicine,

AIIMS, Virbhadra marg,

Rishikesh-249201, Uttarakhand.