Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases

Dr Murari Lal Chest Hospital, Rawatpur, Kanpur

INTRODUCTION

Department of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases was established from the very inception of this college. In 1957 it separated out from Medicine Department. Initially OPD of the department used to be held in main OPD complex of LLR Hospital and indoor in Dina Nath Bagla Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH). On 24 October, 1969 the department was shifted to a new hospital building, Dr. Murari Lal Chest Hospital, Rawatpur. Inauguration of the new building of the department was done by the then Honorable Chief Minister Late Chandra Bhanu Gupta. The name Dr. Murari Lal is after highly respected freedom fighter and patriot.
Dr Murari Lal Chest Hospital is a leading and prestigious hospital for treatment of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases and training for MD (Respiratory Medicine) and DTCD (Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases) students. The scope of this subject has tremendously enlarged now days. It now includes Respiratory Critical Care and Sleep Medicine apart from diagnosis and treatment of various lung diseases.

Name Qualification Designation E-mail Mobile no Introduction Research publications Membership of professional bodies/awards
Dr Anand Kumar MBBS, MD Associate professor anand_august1@rediffmail.com 7860965384 Intensivist,Special interest in Interventional Pulmonology and Asthma 1 (international) and 4 (national) ISCCM, ICSIMA,ISASLC,IAB.
Dr R.K.Mathur MBBS, MD Associate professor mathurdrrk_910@rediffmail.com 9565038599 Area of interest -Tuberculosis 1 MNCCP, ICS, IMA
Dr Avdhesh Kumar MBBS, MD Fellowship in sleep medicine (VMMC) Assistant professor dravikumar1001@gmail.com 7408441504 Area of interest-Intensive care unit and Sleep medicine 1 (international)2 (national) ICS, IMA,ISDA,

  1. M.D. (Respiratory Medicine)
  2. DTCD (Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases)

  • OUTDOOR, INDOOR AND INTENSIVE CARE UNIT (ICU) AND 24 HOUR EMERGENCY SERVICES
  • TREATMENT OF LUNG DISEASES INCLUDING ASTHMA, BRONCHITIS, OTHER AIRWAY DISEASES, TUBERCULOSIS, FIBROSIS, LUNG CANCER, PLEURAL EFFUSION, DOTS ETC.
  • SPECIAL INVESTIGATIONS SUCH AS BLOOD GAS ANALYSIS, POLYSONOGRAPHY, FLEXIBLE BRONCHOSCOPY, SPIROMETERY, LUNG GAS DIFFUSION STUDY, LUNG VOLUME STUDY, FINE NEEDLE LUNG BIOPSY, PLEURAL TAPPING AND BIOPSY, CHEST ULTRASOUND ETC.
  • X-RAY IN DEPARTMENT, CT SCAN IN COLLEGE CAMPUS
  • REVISED NATIONAL TUBERCULOSIS CONTROL PROGRAMME DESIGNATED MICROSCOPY CUM DOTS CENTRE EVISED NATIONAL TUBERCULOSIS CONTROL PROGRAMME DOTS PLUS SITE FOR PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OF DRUG RESISTANT TUBERCULOSIS (PMDT) CUM DOTS CENTRE

Global trial of combination drug in patients of moderate to severe asthma
(P.I. Dr Anand Kumar)

Days Consultant (CHAMBER NO. 7 AND 8)
Monday Dr Sudhir Chaudhri
Tuesday Dr Anand Kumar
Wednesday Dr Avdhesh Kumar
Thursday Dr R.K.Mathur
Friday Dr Sanjay Verma
Saturday 1st and 3rd- Dr Anand Kumar

2nd and 3rd-Dr Avdhesh Kumar

5th -Dr Sanjay Verma

Sunday 1st-Dr Anand Kumar

2nd-Dr Sanjay Verma

3rd-Dr Avdhesh Kumar

4th-Dr R.K. Mathur

5th-Dr Sudhir Chaudhri