The Chest Clinic treats and cares for patients with any respiratory disease or suspected respiratory problems. The clinic has facilities for investigations such as spirometry, oximetry, skin allergy tests, chest x-ray, CT scans, and fibreoptic bronchoscopy. We also have a modern pulmonary function laboratory.
Clinics in Chest Medicine updates those in the fields of anesthesia, critical care, and respiratory medicine on the latest trends in patient management, providing a sound basis for choosing the best treatment options.
The Department of Chest Medicine offers diagnostic facilities & treatment services for pulmonary disorders. Environmental Pollution Research Centre (EPRC : respiratory morbidity health survey unit) has a unique community outreach service to detect impact of environmental factors on lung health. Diagnostic & treatment services are offered to patients with various lung diseases like Bronchial Asthma, COPD, Interstitial Lung Diseases, occupational lung disorders, lung cancer, Tuberculosis, Pneumonias , sleep disordered breathing and acute and chronic respiratory failure .