Pulmonary Medicine

New Hope Medical Centre offers excellent Pulmonary Medicine, on par with renowned Medical Institutions.

The Department of Pulmonary Medicine undertakes the prevention, early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of pulmonary diseases in children, adolescents, and adults. Comprehensive pulmonary medicine programmes include specialized treatment of specific diseases such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases, sleep-disordered breathing, interstitial lung diseases, cystic fibrosis, occupational lung diseases, pulmonary rehabilitation, tuberculosis, lung cancers and a dedicated smoking cessation programme. Diagnostic facilities include pulmonary function testing, exercise testing, allergy testing, diffusion studies, flexible video bronchoscopic investigation, BAL and endobronchial stenting, spiral and higher resolution CT imaging guided biopsies, ventilation perfusion scans for pulmonary embolism and thoracoscopic procedures. The department renders facilities for investigation and management of all sorts of infective and non-infective pulmonary diseases.

Services Offered

The Department of Pulmonary Medicine encompasses eight specific basic programs, each focusing on a general category of pulmonary disease.

Bronchial asthma
Sleep-disordered breathing
Interstitial lung disease
Cystic Fibrosis
Occupational lung disease
Pulmonary rehabilitation
Tuberculosis (pulmonary and extra pulmonary)

  • Dr. Jayaraman.S D.T.C.D., D.N.B (Chest).
  • Dr. Sundararaja Perumal.A M.D (Chest).