Dr. Mohankumar Thekkinkattil

Dr. Mohankumar Thekkinkattil
Pulmonologist, Coimbatore

MD, AB, DSc, DPPR, FCCP, FAARC, FAPSR

  • Dr. Mohankumar Thekkinkattil is a HOD & Chief Consultant at Institute Of Pulmonary Medicine And Research, Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, Coimbatore
  • Worked as Assistant Professor & Research Fellow, Nancy University (France)- till 1984
  • Assistant Surgeon, Kerala Government Service-till 1987
  • Chief, Pulmonology Department, Kovai Medical Center, Coimbatore- till 1992
  • Chief, Institute of Pulmonary Medicine and Research, Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, Coimbatore- till date
  • Visiting consultant to various hospitals in Coimbatore
  • Visiting Professor, School of Medicine, West Verginia University, Morgan town, USA
  • Professor, Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Paramedical sciences, Coimbatore
  • President elect Academy of Pulmonary& Critical care Medicine(2014-15)
  • President, Coimbatore Respiratory Society
  • National President, Indian Association of Bronchology 2005-2006
  • Zonal Chairman, Indian Sleep Disorders Association 2005-2006.
  • National Guidelines (India) for COPD : Participant Member.
  • Task Force Member, American Academy of Sleep Medicine 2003-2004 in Paediatric Sleep Medicine.
  • National Vice President : Indian Association of Bronchoscopy (2004-2005)
  • National Delegate (India), European Respiratory Society (Oct 1st2003-2006).
  • National President, Indian Chest Society (2000-2001)
  • National Vice president, Indian Chest Society (2000)
  • IMA President 1986-1987 (TIRUR)
  • IMA Secretary 1985-1986 (TIRUR)

Specialities

  • Pulmonology

  • Critical Care

  • Sleep Medicine

  • Respiratory Allergic Diseases

  • Respiratory Medicine

Expertise

  • In Clinical Respiratory Medicine, Sleep Medicine & Critical care. Proficient in Bronchoscopy and Exercise physiology > 30 years experience

Education

  • MBBS from TD Medical College Alleppey, AB in Medicine from Ohio, U.S.A
  • MD Pulmonology from CHU Brabois, Nancy University, France 
  • Diploma from Respiratory Pathophysiology was done in 1984 from Nancy University, France 
  • Fellowships from American of Sleep Medicine and National College of Chest Physicians (India)
  • Internal Medicine, USA
  • Bronchoscopy, Sleep disorders, PFT & Exercise physiology training in France (CHU Brabois)
  • ICU care in France (CHU Brabois) & USA (Nashville, Morgan Town)
  • Rehabilitation training in AIPM & R, Bombay.
  • Exercise physiology in Barcelona, Spain
  • Invasive/Therapeutic bronchoscopy training in UK (Imperial college, London)

Practice Information

Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, Coimbatore

Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, Coimbatore

395, Sarojini Naidu Road, Siddhapudur, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - 641044

Chest Clinic, Maruthamalai Road

Chest Clinic, Maruthamalai Road

Raj Rathna, 395, Near Agri University Compound, Lawley Road Bus Stop, Next to Pazamudhir Nilayam, Maruthamalai Road, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - 641002

Private Practice Information

CHEST CLINIC

CHEST CLINIC

253/4,Ground floor,Rajratna complex,Lawley road,On Vadavalli road, Near 1st Gate Tamilnadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - 641003

  • 7598110066

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • European Respiratory Society, American Thoracic Society, American College of Chest Physicians, American Association of Sleep Disorders.
  • Exercise and Body Changes-Dr.T.Mohan Kumar in Scientific Session in III of Workshop on Sports Injuries on 29th January 1992; 11.45-12.30hrs at KMCH, Coimbatore
  • Accessories Used in Bronchoscopy – Dr.T.Mohan Kumar and Dr.R.Narasimhan in workshop of 4 th National Conference on Bronchology 1998; on 15 th December 1998, 9.45 – 10.30am at Railway Hospital, Perumbur
  • Normal Bronchoscopy – Dr.T.Mohan Kumar , Dr.Elangovan & Dr.A.S.Natarajan in Chest Meet 2000 on 18th August at Hotel Taj Coromandel , Chennai
  • Bronchoscopy live workshop on 28th November 2002 at Hospital for Chest and TB, Jaipur
  • PFT Basics In workshop of APICON 2002; on 14th January 2002, 15.30 – 18.30 hrs at Chennai
  • Gold Medal Receipient for Oration from Andhra Tuberculosis Association in 1995
  • Late Dr.D.krishnamoorthy Oration at Shimoga on 5th July 1998, Shimoga, Karnataka
  • ICS Oration, NAPCON, Mumbai 2001
  • Achievement Award, TDMC Alumni, 4th May 2003
  • Dr.Kalyanaraman Oration Award 2005, IMA, Coimbatore
  • Dr.Santhosham Memorial Oration & Award 21.01.2006, Chennai 
  • NU Warrier oration APCCM
  • APCCM Oration
  • Editorial board -API Journal (1995-96):- Current Medical Trends, Lung India, Pulmon, Indian Journal of Chest Diseases & Allied Sciences, Indian Journal of Sleep Medicine
  • 76-National /International publications done sofar
  • Paper presentations > 300
  • Association of Physicians of India
  • Indian Medical Association
  • National College of Chest Physicians (Governing Council Member)
  • Indian Chest Society (Governing Council Member, Past President)
  • American College of Chest Physicians (Fellow Governing Council, Member)
  • European Respiratory Society (National Delegate for India)
  • Indian Association of Bronchoscopy (Fellow)
  • American Thoracic Society
  • International Society of Critical Care
  • International Allergy Academy
  • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Academy of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine (Fellow)
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine. (Fellow)
  • American College of Tropical Medicine
  • Indian Association of Lung Cancer
  • Indian Association of Allergy and Immunology
  • Indian Sleep Disorders Association (Zonal Chairman)