• Patient care that is compassionate, appropriate & effective.
  • Practice based learning & improvements & Professionalism.
  • Medical knowledge about established and evolving pulmonary disease, its applications to patient care.
  • Combat HIV/AIDS & TB.


  • Demonstrate sufficient understanding of the basic sciences relevant to the Pulmonary Medicine.
  • To identify social, economic, environmental, biological and emotional determinants of health.
  • To therapeutic, rehabilitative, preventive & primitive measures/strategies in Pulmonary Medicine.
  • To diagnose and manage majority of the conditions in Pulmonary Medicine.
  • To implement of National health programme (RNTCP), effectively and responsibly.
  • To demonstrate Post Graduate Students competence in basic concepts of research methodology.

  About Department

  • Year of Establishment: January 1990
  • MBBS course started in 1991
  • MD (Respiratory Medicine) started in 2012

Special Highlights

  • OPD is well equipped with PFT room, teaching areas like seminar room and examination room.
  • PFT machine with DLCO machine is installed and functional since 2015.
  • Specialised Polysomnography suite available for sleep disorder diagnosis and treatment. 
  • Departmental library having books, journals, question banks, CDs and modules from national and international publication updated yearly.
  • Ward with 40 beds for in patients along with one procedure room and polysomnography suite.
  • Well-equipped separate IRCU with 8 beds.
  • Separate bronchoscopy suite having various accessories including       fiberoptic bronchoscope.
  • The Department Of Pulmonary Medicine has been designated as Tuberculosis Unit II (TU II) for implementation of Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program (RNTCP).
  • Dr. Ashish Deshmukh has written a chapter on Bronchoscopy in the book Pulmonary Clinics of India volume-4.
  • State conference “PULMONAR” is organized every year by the department of Respiratory Medicine.

Programs offered

  • MBBS
  • MD Pulmonary Medicine
  • PhD in Pulmonary Medicine