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Department of Pulmonology

The Pulmonology Department of Ahalia Hospital is a specialty that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, and management of diseases and conditions of the lungs and respiratory tract. The department provides sensible services and treatments for diseases affecting the lungs and respiratory systems. Our highly trained and dedicated medical teams offer inpatient and outpatient services to diagnose and treat a wide range of respiratory diseases and disorders.

We offer all diagnostic and treatment modalities for Asthma, COPD, Interstitial lung disease, and various complex chest diseases. We have multi-disciplinary doctors and staff to give personalized attention and care. Our expert medical team and supportive sub-divisions such as Endoscopy, LAB, and Radiology bond to get the result faster and more accurately. We always make sure of the comfort of each patient. Patients requiring medical care will be admitted to the inpatient ward/ICU. The patient is discharged by the consultant when the physiological status is stabilized and hospital-based treatment is no longer required

Scope of Services

The Unit provides consultation & dealing with patients in the management of respiratory infections and various disease conditions like

  • Pleural effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Bronchitis
  • Asthma – extrinsic
  • Chronic cough
  • Pain management
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Patient & family education
  • Psychological & emotional support
  • Infection control
  • Lung cancer
  • The respiratory disease manifests as a part of the multi-systemic illness, pleural disease.
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Respiratory failure
  • OSA
  • Mantoux test
  • Thoracentesis/fluid aspiration
  • Pulmonary function test
  • Nebulization
  • Differential study
  • PFT (Pulmonary Function Test) to check the working of the Lungs
  • Pneumonia
  • Bronchial Asthma
  • Allergic disorders
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases like chronic bronchitis and emphysema
  • Interstitial lung diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Lung abscess
  • Pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis
  • MDR and XDR TB and pulmonary function test
  • Sleep apnea and sleep-disordered breathing
  • Snoring
  • Diseases of the Pleura
  • Pulmonary thromboembolism
  • Pulmonary malignancies
  • Sleep study

Our Doctors

Dr Mahsheeba Asbin

Specialist Pulmonologist

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Dr. Janso Kollanur


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