Pulmonary Medicine Center

The specialty of Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine at GHC Hospitals deals with the whole spectrum of respiratory diseases that involve the lungs, airways, mediastinum, pleura, diaphragm and the chest wall. We also deal with disorders that affect the breathing indirectly like neuromuscular disorders & sleep disorders. The prevalence of respiratory diseases is increasing worldwide and particularly in Mumbai due to pollution, growing urbanization & smoking. The diseases like Asthma, COPD, Bronchiectasis, Tuberculosis, Sarcoidosis, Pneumonias, Chest traumas, Pneumothorax, Pleural and Mediastinal lymphadenopathy, Lung cancer, Sleep disorders, Allergies, and Respiratory failure due to various causes are frequently encountered these days and need specialist management. Our department is well equipped with advanced pulmonary function testing lab, video bronchoscopy & thoracoscopy. We also possess the state-of-the-art Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS) system with both linear and radial probes to perform real time and safe procedures. We also take pride in our skilled team to perform allergy testing and its treatment. Another highlight of the department is the fully equipped advanced sleep  study lab (polysomnography) to perform overnight studies, split studies, titration studies & multiple sleep latency testing.


Interventional Bronchoscopy along with Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS) is the State-of-the-Art Technology for both Diagnostic and Therapeutic Management of Airway and Parenchymal Lung Disorder in 21st Century

  • Outdoor and Indoor services- The department provides outdoor services daily.
  • Non-Invasive Ventilation
  • Invasive ventilation and critical care including ECMO
  • Smoking cessation therapy
  • Pneumonia & Influenza Vaccination
  • Fiber optic Bronchoscopy – BAL, TBNA, TBLB, Endobronchial biopsy, Tracheobronchial stenting, Balloon dilatation, BPF closure, Electrocautery, Argon plasma coagulation, Laser ablation etc.
  • Thoracoscopy- Pleural biopsy, Pleurodesis
  • EBUS-TBNA, Biopsy
  • Pleuronectes's- Diagnostic and therapeutic including pigtail and ICD insertion
  • Allergy testing (skin prick test)
  • Pulmonary function testing including diffusion studies
  • Sleep study- overnight assessment, split studies, titration studies & MSLT
  • 6-minute walk test
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation

We Provide the highest Level of comprehensive care & services to our patients.

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