Pulmonologist in Hyderabad

Dr Battu Chaithanya

DTCD, DNB(Resp.diseases)

Work Experience

12 yrs+

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English, हिंदी, తెలుగు


Apollo Health City Jubilee Hills

Speciality And Areas Of Interest

  • Lung transplantation(Preoperative evaluation, management  and post operative follow up, stabilising patients enrolled for lung transplantation, including pulmonary rehabilitation)
  • Advanced lung diseases like Interstitial lung diseases, Pulmonary artery Hypertension, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung fibrosis EBUS (Radial and Linear )
  • Interventional Pulmonology(Bronchoscopy TBLB, TBNA, EBUS,Laser
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Thoracic Oncology(Lung Cancer)
  • Respiratory Critical Care
  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Interstitial Lung diseases.

Work Experience

  • Consultant Pulmonologist & Intensivist , Head of department of Pulmonology, Incharge of DNB Pulmonology(PG teaching program) Mediciti Hospital from 2013-2017.
  • Chief intensivist in Deccan Hospital, Somajiguda from 2012-2013.
  • Consultant Pulmonologistin DDH & RC from 2009 to 2013.
  • Visiting Lung Transplantation fellow at Toronto General Hospital,Canada in June 2018.
  • Trained in lung transplantation at Toronto General Hospital ,University Health Network, Canada.
  • Presently working in Apollo Hospitals as Consultant interventional and transplant pulmonologist since last Assignment.

Awards and Achievements

  • Part of lung transplant team which performed first successful lung transplantation at Apollo Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. 
  • Organising chair of First International conference on Lung Transplantation at Hyderabad by Apollo Hospitals in association with Montefoire Medical Center.
  • Organising secretary of ASPIRE 2018, Apollos annual lung congress.
  • Recepient of DR. Rajagopalan gold medal for best out going post graduate from NTR University of health sciences. 

Research and Publications

  • Co-Guide for disserttation titled Pleuro Pulmonary manifestations in CKD
  • Co-Guide for disserttation titled Profile of ICd Patients
  • Co-Guide for research Clinical, Radiological, biochemical, microbiological profile of AECOPD 
  • Principal investigater Clinical research trials in Mediciti research cell

Professional Memberships and Certifications

  • Member  of European Respiratory Society
  • Member of American Thoracic Society
  • Member of South East Asian Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • Member of World Association of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology
  • Member of National college of chest physicians(NCCP)  
  • Memeber of International society for heart and lung transplantation ( ISHLT ) 
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