Dr.C. Vijay Kumar Pulmonologist in Hyderabad

Dr.C. Vijay Kumar
Pulmonologist, Hyderabad

MBBS, MD, IDCC

  • 1 Hospital
  • Dr. Vijay K. Chennamchetty is Consultant Interventional Pulmonologist and Sleep Disorder Specialist at Apollo Healthcity, Hyderabad
  • Dr. Vijay Kumar also served as Tutor in Respiratory Medicine and Critical Care at the prestigious Christian Medical College (CMC) Vellore before embarking on his career as a Consultant at multiple top hospitals in South India
  • Languages :English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu

Experience

Consultant, Apollo Healthcity, Hyderabad - Currently working here

Specialities

  • Pulmonology

Procedures

  • Laser Surgery

  • Stenting

  • Thoracoscopy

Expertise

  • His special interests span a wide range of thoracic and sleep disorders, and he has mastered many cutting-edge, minimally-invasive procedures including medical thoracoscopy, laser surgery and airway stenting

Education

  • MBBS, MD (Pulmonary Medicine), IDCC(Critical Care), FSM (Sleep Medicine)

Practice Information

Apollo Healthcity, Jubilee Hills

Apollo Healthcity, Jubilee Hills

Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500033

MON, TUE, WED, THU, FRI, SAT

11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Vijay Kumar Chennamchetty, G Ravindra Babu, N Usharani, “Interferon gamma in Tuberculous Pleural Effusions”. Paper presented in Ninth National Pulmonology Conference at  P.G.I., Chandigarh NAPCON, 2007& Published in proceedings.
  • Vijay Kumar Chennamchetty, Gurpreeth Singh, Raghavendra D.S., paper on “Audit of VAP in a ICU of a Community Health Hospital” (Sundaram Medical Foundation, Chennai). Paper presented at  International Critical Care Congress & 16th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine; Hyderabad, 2010.
  • Vijay Kumar Chennamchetty, G Ravindra Babu, paper on “Interesting case report of Cryptococcal fungal infection  Presenting as SPN” in Vizag Chest Club August 20th 2007, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India.
  • POSITIE AIRWAY PRESSURE THERAPY, CH APTER – IN PIPELINE FOR PUBLICATION , SLEEP DISORDERED BREATHING.
  • Presented various research papers & posters in various international conferences like, WABIP, ATS, ERS.Co-author of various chapters in few textbooks of sleep medicine.
  • He has published research and case reports in thoracic and critical care journals, and he has lectured extensively at medical conferences and to the public on broad ranging topics such as heart disease, asthma, smoking and the role of air pollution in lung diseases
  • Dr. Vijay Kumar has conducted health camps in rural regions within Andhra Pradesh as part of his belief that access to contemporary healthcare should not be restricted to cities. In 2014 Dr. Vijay Kumar attended observation and training for lung transplant surgery at the University of Texas, USA
  • Member, European Respiratory Society
  • Member, European Critical Care Society
  • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Indian Sleep Disorders Association (ISDA )
  • American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)