The Department of Respiratory/ Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine deals with the diseases affecting the lungs and the respiratory system.
The Department of Respiratory/ Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine deals with the diseases affecting the lungs and the respiratory system. It has the capability for the evaluation & management of the entire range of acute & chronic respiratory diseases such as Asthma and respiratory allergies, COPD, ILD, Lung cancer, Autoimmune disorders, sleep-related disorders, and chest wall disorders. The department is integrated with the department of critical care in order to provide comprehensive care to patients requiring life support. A team of highly qualified intensive care specialists is available round the clock. Apart from the expertise, the department is well equipped with the latest diagnostic & therapeutic technologies in the field of respiratory care.
PFT lab is equipped with advanced Morgans spiroair with the provision of doing lung diffusion and volume studies besides routine spirometry by formally trained and experienced technicians. Preoperative evaluation for patients undergoing thoracic and extrathoracic surgeries is regularly done here. The facility of bedside spirometry is also available for patients who can’t be moved to the lab.
Video bronchoscopes and non-video fibrescopes, including ultrathin bronchoscopes with a comprehensive gadget of accessories, are available both for diagnostic as well as therapeutic purposes. Non-resolving radiological shadows, unexplained respiratory symptoms, blood in phlegm, foreign body aspirations, and lung cancer are some of the cases where these facilities are utilized.
Sleep studies are being done regularly for patients with obstructive sleep apnoea, obesity hypoventilation syndrome, disorders of excessive snoring, and daytime sleepiness. A facility for diagnostic as well as titration studies is a regular feature of the department in a state-of-the-art sleep lab.
Education and counseling sessions are an integral part of outdoor services for smokers who desire to quit. The programmed rehabilitation offers graduated muscle exercises and training for those who suffer from confining respiratory ailments like advanced COPD and chronic respiratory failure.
The latest technologies, both the established ones like ECMO in ARDS and the evolving ones such as the application of ‘Respiratory dialysis’ (Hemolung) systems in respiratory failure caused by COPD, are already in practice in our hospital. All aspects of lung cancer diagnostics, including PET scans, are available at Globe Healthcare.
All types of lung and thoracic surgeries are being performed by an experienced team of thoracic surgeons here at Globe Healthcare. Comprehensive respiratory care involves the assistance of well-qualified technicians & dedicated chest physiotherapists. The Doctors are ably aided by a team of expert Paramedical staff.
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MBBS, MD Radiation Oncology
He Specialises in treating cancer with advanced Radiation techniques, SRS/SRT/SBRT, and radiation in moving objects like lungs and liver.
He has more than eight years of Clinical Experience.
He was formerly at SGPGI, Lucknow & Apollo, Lucknow.
MBBS and M D (Internal Medicine)
Dr. Deepak Kumar Agarwal underwent his MBBS and M D (Internal Medicine) from prestigious King George College, Lucknow, U.P. He was awarded Gold Medal for his outstanding performance as an MD student (best Student, best resident, and best researcher). He joined Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute, Lucknow, U.P, to complete his DM (Gastroenterology), and subsequently continued his academic carrier at Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, by undergoing advanced training programs and acquiring newer endoscopic skills.
At SGPGIMS, he pursued his academic interest in the hepato-biliary-pancreatic area and developed it as a subspecialty. Apart from starting a dedicated clinic, all interventional procedures, including Diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP, were also evolved. For the first time in India (1990) – a) Endoscopic Ultra Sonography assessment of hepato-biliary-pancreatic areas (EUS), b) Biliary and pancreatic Lithotripsy and Diagnostic tools for predicting Gallstone composition in vivo were introduced at SGPIMS. He was instrumental in developing all these procedures. His clinical research work resulted in around 50 publications, the majority of them in International reputed journals with high impact factors. He took the department to new heights at the national and international levels. During his tenure, he bagged almost all awards at national and state-level conferences in the hepato-biliary-pancreatic area.
For his academic contribution, he was elected as President of the U.P State Chapter of the Indian Society of Gastroenterology and delivered the presidential oration “Past, Present and Future of Gastroenterology in Uttar Pradesh.” He, for the first time, brought the concept of sub-specialty in Gastroenterology. His work on Chronic Liver Disease, particularly Alcohol-induced, has encouraged newer treatment options for this very common problem. To serve the people of his state of Uttar Pradesh, he started the first Gastroenterology center in the state in 2006, providing all the facilities, both basic and advanced (Fibroscan, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Endoscopy & ERCP, Capsule Endoscopy, etc.) under one roof, thus helping patients suffering from various gastrointestinal & hepatobiliary disorders. Over 25 years of practice, he has treated half a million patients and trained many budding gastroenterologists. GASTROCARE MEDICAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION [CHARITABLE SOCIETY] started nine years back; under his able guidance, he has organized free medical health camps in Lucknow & adjoining rural areas. Regular CME programs were conducted by eminent expert national faculty, being attended by more than 600 delegates every year from all over UP and adjoining states. These Continuous Medical Education (CME) programs highlight the propagation of knowledge to the younger gastroenterologist, physicians, and surgeons from all over Uttar Pradesh. These training programs have not only benefited doctors but also have helped in better treatment of patients from both urban and rural areas. Uttar Pradesh government keeping his these contributions in the field of medicine, awarded him with the highest civilian honor of the state – the Yash Bharti Award 2016. For his continuous contribution towards the advancement of medical science (Gastro medicine), he was recently awarded Fellowship of Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 2017.
MBBS, MD (KGMU, Lucknow), DM Nephrology (AIIMS, New Delhi)
Member of ISN and ISOT
MBBS, DNB Nuclear Medicine.
Dr. Shashank Shekhar Singh specializes in PET/CT, Gamma camera procedures, and radionuclide therapy with more than nine years of experience. Formerly at PGIMER Chandigarh, AIIMS Rishikesh, and Apollo Lucknow.
MBBS, MD, Radiation Oncology (SGPGIMS), DNB Radiation Oncology.
Ex-Faculty Tata Memorial Hospital Varanasi.
Dr. Resham Srivastava has more than 11 years of experience in the field of oncology. She did her MD in Radiation Oncology from SGPGI. After then, she worked as a senior registrar at SGPGI and KGMU. Before to Globe Healthcare, she worked as Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at Tata Memorial Hospital, Varanasi. She is specialized and trained in updated technology in radiation, VMAT, SBRT, IGRT, DIBH (motion management), and brachytherapy.
MBBS, MS, M.Ch. (Surgical Oncology) – TATA Memorial Centre Mumbai, India.
Dr. Kamlesh Verma is a highly skilled surgical oncologist with 13 years of experience and a particular interest in minimally invasive cancer surgery. Expert in laparoscopy, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and robotic surgery for smooth & pain-free recovery from Cancer.
He is also trained in Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) and Pressurised Intraperitoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy (PIPAC).
He has fellowships in Thoracic Oncology and Colorectal Surgery.
MBBS, DNB (Medicine), DNB (Medical Oncology)
Perceptorship GI Oncology, NCCS, Singapore
Ex - Assistant Professor Medical Oncology TATA Memorial Hospital (HBCH/MPMMCC)
Ex Director, Medical Oncology, Chandan Hospital, Lucknow
Specialised in all type of cancer management, both solid and liquid (Blood) malignancy, cancer pain management and palliative care.
More than 9 years of experience in cancer treatment by Chemotherapy, Immunotherapy, Targeted therapy, Hormone therapy.