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Dr. Sachin Kumar

Dr. Sachin Kumar

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine

Senior Consultant - Pulmonology

Internal Medicine Specialist, Pulmonologist

awards 2 Awards speciality 12 Years of Practice
Dr. Bhimasena Rao

Dr. Bhimasena Rao

MBBS, Fellowship, DNB - Respiratory Diseases

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 28 Years of Practice
Dr. BS Rao

Dr. BS Rao

MBBS, MD

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 10 Years of Practice
Dr. Chaitanya Sravanthi R

Dr. Chaitanya Sravanthi R

MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine, DNB - Respiratory Diseases

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 9 Years of Practice
Dr. Chandrashekhar H B

Dr. Chandrashekhar H B

MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 39 Years of Practice
Dr. Guruprasad S Bhat

Dr. Guruprasad S Bhat

MBBS, MD - General Medicine

Consultant - Respiratory Medicine

Pulmonologist

speciality 23 Years of Practice
Dr. Hirennappa B Udnur

Dr. Hirennappa B Udnur

MBBS, DTCD, DNB - Respiratory Diseases

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 18 Years of Practice
Dr. K S Satish

Dr. K S Satish

MBBS, MD - Medicine, DNB - Pulmonary disease

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 37 Years of Practice
Dr. Koushik N S

Dr. Koushik N S

MBBS, DNB - Pulmonary Medicine

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 10 Years of Practice
Dr. Mini Garg

Dr. Mini Garg

MBBS, MD

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 6 Years of Practice
Dr. Mohammed Attaullah Khan S

Dr. Mohammed Attaullah Khan S

MBBS, Diploma - Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases, Fellowship

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 20 Years of Practice
Dr. Padma Sundaram

Dr. Padma Sundaram

MBBS, MD, DNB - Respiratory Medicine

Consultant - Respiratory Medicine

Pulmonologist

awards 1 Award speciality 30 Years of Practice
Dr. Praveen Kumar

Dr. Praveen Kumar

MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 15 Years of Practice
Dr. Raghu B Puttaswamy

Dr. Raghu B Puttaswamy

MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 10 Years of Practice
Dr. Ramesh B R

Dr. Ramesh B R

MBBS, Diploma - Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases, Fellowship

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 30 Years of Practice
Dr. Sachin D

Dr. Sachin D

MBBS, MD, DNB

Consultant – Interventional Pulmonology, Respiratory and Sleep Medicine

Pulmonologist

awards 1 Award speciality 10 Years of Practice
Dr. Sathyanarayana Mysore

Dr. Sathyanarayana Mysore

MBBS, DNB

HOD - Respiratory Medicine

Pulmonologist

speciality 21 Years of Practice
Dr. Shamita Saha

Dr. Shamita Saha

MBBS, MD

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 12 Years of Practice
Dr. Sheetal Chaurasia

Dr. Sheetal Chaurasia

MBBS, MD, DNB

Consultant - Pulmonary Medicine

Pulmonologist

awards 1 Award speciality 12 Years of Practice
Dr. Shivaraj A L

Dr. Shivaraj A L

MBBS, Diploma - Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases, DNB - Pulmonary Medicine

Consultant - Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

speciality 9 Years of Practice

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Great Doctor, took the time to address all my concerns.
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Dr. Hirennappa was able to quickly get to the bottom of my issues and find solutions.
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If there were more than 5 stars, i would give Dr. Hirennappa B udnur. He is Best doctor.
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Credible doctor but is very pompous.
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Pulmonology in Bangalore | FAQ’s

Pulmonologists help to prevent the diseases related to the respiratory system. The common diagnosis includes pleurisy, COPD, bronchitis, and pneumonia. Respiratory system diseases are widespread and take a long time to recover. Also, these diseases lead to serious consequences, if not treated timely. The doctors skilled in treating respiratory diseases are called pulmonologists. Tiny air sacs called Alveoli get hampered due to the lack of oxygen which results in blockage in the branches of the bronchial tree, this ultimately results in lung disorders and diseases. The treatments in pulmonology are followed with some set of tests done to check the breathing capability and the infections in lungs.

When to see a pulmonologist?

Initially, it is difficult to decide the right time to see a pulmonologist, but there are a few symptoms which can help you to take the right decision. Given below is the list, have a look.

  • If Cough lasts for more than 7 weeks.

  • Blood appears in sputum.

  • Shortness of breath

  • Breathing issues while using stairs

  • Unexpected weight loss

  • If you cough up blood

How are respiratory diseases diagnosed?

Your pulmonologist evaluates your medical history. This is followed by a number of diagnostic tests that help the doctor to diagnose the condition in a better way and provide the best treatment modality.

You can be asked to undergo the following screening tests:

  • Imaging test: X-Ray is done to detect the abnormalities in bones.

  • Pleural Fluid Analysis: It is done to check the cause of fluid accumulation outside the lungs and chest wall. The aim is to check the infections in the lungs.

  • Bronchodilator: It is a technique used to detect shortness of breath and asthma.

  • Allergy Tests: These are done to test asthma triggers.

Will I get any discounts on my first consultation?

Ans. Yes, you just have to book the appointment from the online portal of Credihealth or you can also Call at    +91–8010–994–994 and converse with Credi Medical Experts for the process.

What should I carry for my first appointment?

Ans. You need to carry your previous prescription if any.

Why choose Credihealth?

You can avail the medical services at different locations in Bangalore. The top hospitals where you can avail the consultation with the doctors include fortis hospital, Manipal hospital, Aster CMI hospital, Chinmaya Narayana super specialty and Sakra world hospital. Also, you can book online appointments with these respected hospitals in Bangalore region.

Credihealth has a team of in-house medical experts who carefully collect all the necessary information about hospitals in Bangalore. You can check out a detailed profile, educational qualification, experience, OPD schedule, fees and other details about top doctors.

If you need guidance in selecting the best doctors for your treatment, then call 8010-994-994 to talk to the in-house medical experts for FREE or drop in a Callback Request. Basis symptoms, medical condition, location, insurance, budget and other parameters, the medical expert will share the best available options for the doctors available. You can choose the best doctors as per your need and book appointment as per your time preference. Credihealth has a network of the best surgeons in Bangalore. In addition to choosing a good doctor, the medical expert will also support in booking appointment, comparing treatment cost for procedures from reputed hospitals in Bangalore.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Does COPD show up on Xray?

A: One of the signs of COPD that may show up on an X-ray is hyperinflated lungs.

Q: What is the role of Pulmonologist?

A: Pulmonologists are specialists who diagnose and treat conditions that affect the respiratory tract such as the airway, the lungs, and the respiratory muscles.

Q: How dangerous is lung surgery?

A: Lung surgery is a major operation that can have certain side effects. This is a reason that is why surgery isn't a good idea for everyone.

Q: What are the 4 stages of COPD?

A: The four stages of COPD are Early Stage, Moderate Stage, Severe Stage, and Very Severe Stage.

Q: What kind of doctor do you see for your lungs?

A: You should see a pulmonologist for your lungs.

Q: What is Pulmonology?

A: Pulmonology is a branch of medicine that deals with the disorder involving the respiratory tract.

Q: What type of diseases does Pulmonologist treats?

A: Pulmonologist treats a disease like Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Cystic fibrosis, Emphysema, Interstitial lung disease, and more.

Q: Which procedures does pulmonologist perform?

A: Procedures for interventional pulmonology include Flexible bronchoscopy, Bronchoalveolar lavage, Biopsy of lung or lymph node, Airway stent, Balloon bronchoplasty, and so on.

Q: Does Pulmonologist perform surgeries?

A: No, Pulmonologist does not perform surgeries. If the patient needs surgery, they refer him/her to a chest surgeon.

Q: Do the lungs grow back after surgery?

A: Research stated evidenced that adult human lung is capable of growing back. Not completely by at least in part.

Q: Can a patient live with one lung?

A: Yes, a person can live with one lung. Even he can perform the regular activities normally without any issue.

Q: How long do you stay in hospital after lung surgery?

A: A patient needs to stay in the hospital for at least 5-7 days after lung surgery.

Q: What is the difference between a pulmonologist and a Respirologist?

A: There is no difference between Pulmonologist and Respirologist. Both diagnoses and treats conditions related to the respiratory tract.

Q: When to see a Pulmonologist?

A: One should see a pulmonologist to diagnose and treat complex conditions that primarily affect the lungs.

Q: What are the initial signs of pulmonary fibrosis?

A: Signs and symptoms of pulmonary fibrosis include Shortness of breath, dry cough, fatigue, unexplained weight loss, aching muscles, and joints.

Q: What are the common Pulmonology diseases?

A: Common pulmonology diseases are Asthma, Bronchiectasis, Bronchitis, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Interstitial lung disease, occupational lung disease, pulmonary fibrosis, and Rheumatoid lung disease.

Q: When should a child see a pulmonologist?

A: If your child is suffering from some breathing problem, you should take the child to a pediatric pulmonologist. A pediatric pulmonologist diagnoses and treats children from birth to 21 years old.

Q: What can a pulmonary function test tell you?

A: PFTs are the noninvasive tests that show how well the lungs are working. They measure lung volume, capacity, rates of flow, and gas exchange.

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