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Our pulmonologists have great expertise in implementing latest research findings to offer the most effective care and treatment for ailments involving the respiratory system.

What is Pulmonology?

Considered a branch of internal medicine, Pulmonology is a medical speciality that deals with diseases involving the respiratory tract, and is closely related to intensive care medicine.

What does a pulmonologist do?

Tending to patients who need life support and mechanical ventilation, a pulmonologist is trained to manage conditions and diseases such as asthma, tuberculosis, emphysema, and other types of chest infections.

Our pulmonologists have great expertise in implementing latest research findings to offer the most effective care and treatment for ailments involving the respiratory system.

The department of Pulmonology at Kamineni Hospitals, deploys the latest technology and strategies in ventilator and respiratory care for treatment asthma, lung cancer, pulmonary tuberculosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), pneumonia, obstructive sleep apnoea etc.

Our specializations include:

● Sleep Centre
● Bronchoscopy
● Management of COPD
● TB Clinic
● Lung Cancer Clinic
● 24×7 cath lab that can cater to emergencies like bronchial artery embolization

Our specialist Sleep Centre comprises a team of pulmonologists, neurologists and sleep physiologists, specialized in diagnosing and treating sleep disturbances including sleep apnoea, snoring, nocturnal epilepsy, insomnia, narcolepsy and parasomnias. The tests available to patients include :

  • Cpap Titration Tests
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Tests (Mslts)
  • Overnight Oximetry
  • Polysomnography (Psg)
  • Nocturnal Epilepsy
  • Sleep Related Movement Disorders
Dr. S Kiran Kumar

Dr. S Kiran Kumar

Jr. CONSULTANT

Dr. Kiran Kumar is a Junior Consulting Pulmonologist at Kamineni Hospital Vijayawada, with a year of experience. He... ...Read More