Dr.C. Vijay Kumar

Dr.C. Vijay Kumar
Pulmonologist, Hyderabad


  • 1 Hospital
  • Dr. Vijay K. Chennamchetty is Consultant Interventional Pulmonologist and Sleep Disorder Specialist at Citizens Hospital, 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


Consultant, Citizens Hospital, Hyderabad


  • Pulmonology


  • Laser Surgery

  • Stenting

  • Thoracoscopy


  • 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


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

Practice Information

Citizens Hospital, Hyderabad

Citizens Hospital, Hyderabad

Nallagandla, Serilingampally, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500019

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • 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