Respiratory Medicine

The Department of Respiratory Medicine has an impeccable reputation built over the years & can compare with the best of its kind in Kolkata with patients reporting in large numbers from West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa, Jharkhand, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Sikkim and also from the neighboring countries like Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh.

Our comprehensive services for all age groups are:

Airway and lung disorder such as

  • Severe chronic asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ( COPD )
  • Chest Infection
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Sleep related breathing disorders
  • Chronic Cough
  • Pulmonary and Extrapulmonary tuberculosis
  • Allergy and Allergic Rhinitis
Pleural Disorders
  • Pneumothorax
  • Haemothorax
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Thickened Pleura
  • Mesothelioma

We have the facilities for Pulmonary Function Test with & without bronchial dilatation, Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy both diagnostic and therapeutic.

We also have diagnostic & therapeutic facilities for treating respiratory failure cases with invasive and non-invasive ventillatory support.

All patients with respiratory emergencies receive immediate medical attention and protocolised care with excellent results under the supervision of a team of experts in the field of Critical Care Medicine.

Facilities available for pleural biopsy, inter-coastal drainage and also in certain situations decortications.

Consultants