DEPARTMENT OF TUBerCULOSIS & RESPIRATORY DISEASES
The respiratory Medicine department manages all kinds of lung problems like Bronchial Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Pneumonia (and other lung infections) Interstitial Lung Diseases, Occupational Lung Diseases, Pleural Diseases, Cancers of the respiratory tract, snoring and sleep apnea and critically ill patients.
• Pulmonologists are specially trained in diseases and conditions of the Respiratory System like Asthma, COPD, Tuberculosis, Pneumonia and other complicated chest infections.
• We provide services like Pleural aspiration, Pleural biopsy, Intercostal tube drainage and Bronchoscopy procedure.
• The department is actively involved in the Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP).