Dr. R Vijai Kumar

MBBS, Diploma in Respiratory Medicine, MD - Respiratory Diseases & Tuberculosis
Consultant - Pulmonology
36 Years of Practice Awards: 1
Timings
Mon
10:30 am - 03:30 pm
Tue
10:30 am - 03:30 pm
Wed
10:30 am - 03:30 pm
Thu
10:30 am - 03:30 pm
Fri
10:30 am - 03:30 pm
Sat
10:30 am - 03:30 pm
Address
Jubilee Hills, Road No 72, Opp. Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School, Film Nagar, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500033, Hyderabad, Telengana, 500033, India

Introduction

A Pulmonologist in Apollo Health City, Jubilee Hills, Dr. Kumar has over 34 years of rich experience in his field. Dr. R Vijai Kumar had his education in the rural towns and villages of Andhra Pradesh, he graduated from Kakatiya Medical College, and was the youngest doctor in his batch at the age of 22 years. Dr. Vijai Kumar has done specialization in Lung Diseases (MD and DTCD) in 1980 and was an assistant Professor at Osmania Medical College and in the Department of Pulmonary Intensive Care Unit for almost 9 years at AP General & Chest Hospital.  Dr. Vijai Kumar visited USA as an International Fellow of American Association of Respiratory Care (AARC) and after his return to India, he started Department of Pulmonary Medicine & Respiratory Intensive Care Unit at MediCiti Hospital, Hyderabad. After 13 years at MediCiti Hospital and 12 years at Yashoda Hospital Secunderabad, Dr.R.Vijai Kumar has moved to Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills as the Head of the Department. He was the recipient of International Fellowship of American Association of Respiratory Care (FAARC) 1992, Fellowship of American College of Chest Physicians 1998, International Chest Foundation Award (for Asthma Education) from ACCP 2000 and The Johns' Hopkins University school of Medicine certificate for CME on Community Acquired Pneumonia December 2008. Some of the procedures performed by the doctor are Thoracoscopy, Intercostal drainage, Lung function testing, Pleurodesis, Lung biopsy, Pulmonary rehabilitation, Pleural fluid aspiration, Sleep study for snoring and Transfer factor (DLCO) to name a few.  
A Pulmonologist in Apollo Health City, Jubilee Hills, Dr. Kumar has over 34 years of rich experience in his field. Dr. R Vijai Kumar had his education in the rural towns and villages of Andhra Pradesh, he graduated from Kakatiya Medical College, and was the youngest doctor in his batch at the age of 22 years. Dr. Vijai Kumar has done specialization in Lung Diseases (MD and DTCD) in 1980 and was an assistant Professor at Osmania Medical College and in the Department of Pulmonary Intens...

Education

  • Founder President , Indian Association of Respiratory Care
  • MBBS , Kakatiya Medical College, Osmania University
  • Member , National College of Chest Physicians
  • Diploma in Respiratory Medicine , Osmania Medical College
  • Member , Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • MD - Respiratory Diseases & Tuberculosis , Osmania Medical College
  • Member , Indian Sleep Disorders Association
  • Member , American College of Chest Physicians
  • Member , TB Association of India
  • Member , Indian Chest Society
  • Experience

  • Pulmonology,Consultant, Apollo Health City, Jubilee Hills
  • Pulmonology,Pulmonologist, Yashoda Hospitals, Secunderabad
  • Pulmonology,Consultant, MediCiti Hospital
  • Pulmonology,Consultant, AP Chest Hospital
  • Awards and Achievements

  • Governor’s Community Service Award ,01 Jan 1997




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