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History

The department is functioning under the guidance of Dr. A. M. Shaikh. It contributes to excellent teaching programme of the hospital. The Department caters to both indoor patients and outpatients and has an Intensive Care Unit. The Special feature of the department is its DOTS Plus centre involved with Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme, that manages patients with multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB). A holistic approach is followed in management of patients with tuberculosis and other respiratory diseases.

Staff Position
Sr. No. Name Designation Qualification
1 Dr.A.M.Shaikh Professor &Head M.D.(Chest & TB). D.N.B.D.T.C.D.
2 Dr.Shailesh Barphe Assistant Professor M.D.(Pulmonary Medicine)
3 Dr.Prasad Padwal Assistant Professor M.D.(Pulmonary Medicine)
4 Dr.Ananda More Junior Resident M.B.B.S.
5 Dr.R.A.Surawashi Junior Resident M.B.B.S. D.C.H.
6 Dr.Kiran.More Junior Resident M.B.B.S.
7 Mr.B.P.Adake TBHV M.A.
8 Ms.M.A.Chopade Lab Technician B.Sc.D.M.L.T.
9 Mrs.V.R.Pailwan Statastical Assistant B.Com.
Facilities
  • Outpatient department respiratory clinic held on everyday for management of patients with tuberculosis and other respiratory diseases
  • Facilities for evaluation, diagnosis and management of Multi Drug Resistant TB at DOTS plus center, Miraj which has 16 beds.
  • Fibreoptic bronchoscopy with video attachment for routine diagnosis and emergency treatment of different airway disorders.
  • Pulmonary function laboratory with computerized flow volume loops.
  • Attached Indoor services for providing care for patients requiring hospitalization for respiratory ailments.
  • Attached Area TB centre (DOTS Clinic) for comprehensive management of Tuberculosis as per Revised National TB Control programme.
Equipments
  • Non invasive & Invasive ventilators
  • Video Bronchoscope
  • Pulse Oximeters
  • Spirometry
  • Peak flow meter
  • Tube thoracostomy tray
  • Pleural biopsy needles (Abraham`s & Cope`s)
  • Thoracocentesis tray
Location
  • OPD Building Ground Floor, OPD No. 4
  • IPD Building Second Floor, DR-TB Ward
Contact

Office :- 0233-2231103