Dr. K Vijayasaratha

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MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases/Medicine, DNB - Pulmonary Medicine, MBBS, MRCP, CCT (UK), PGCertificate in medical education

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22 Years Experience

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Dr. Vijayasaratha is a highly qualified Respiratory Physician with a broad experience of over 21 years in managing Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Interstitial Lung Diseases, Lung Cancer, Bronchiectasis and Cystic Fibrosis, Occupational Lung Diseases, Pleural Diseases and Sleep-related Breathing Disorders. She is skilled in Diagnostic procedures like Bronchoscopy, Transbronchial Lung Biopsy, Needle Aspiration of Mediastinal Lymph Nodes, Thoracoscopy – Semi-rigid and Rigid Techniques and Others. She has worked as a Respiratory Physician in various renowned centers in the UK including University of Birmingham Hospitals. Award-winning, a meritorious and best outgoing student, Dr. Vijayasaratha after completing her postgraduate studies from Madras Medical College in 1996, went to the United Kingdom and had undergone intensive respiratory higher specialist training between 1999 and 2008, and was awarded with MRCP in 2000 and a dual CCT in respiratory and general internal medicine in 2008. Dr. Vijayasaratha did a fellowship in interventional pulmonology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre, Boston, USA.(Affiliated to Harvard Medical School) in 2010. She has the necessary skills and expertise in the area of medical thoracoscopy, endobronchial and thoracic ultrasound. Dr. Vijayasaratha has carried out original research in COPD and alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency has original published research articles to her credit.

Nandanam, Chennai

Breathe Easy Clinic

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at New block basement, Venkateswara Hospital, Chamiers Road, NANDANAM, Landmark: Venkataeswara Hospital, Chennai

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Mon, Wed, Fri

09:50 - 11:10

Tue, Thu, Sat

12:00 - 01:00

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Adyar, Chennai

Fortis Malar Hospital

4.0

52, 1st Main Road, Gandhinagar, Landmark: Near Adyar Signal, Chennai

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Specializations

Somnologist (Sleep Specialist)
Allergist/Immunologist

Education

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MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases/Medicine - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 1996
DNB - Pulmonary Medicine - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1996
MBBS - Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1993

Experience

2013 - 2017 Senior Consultant Pulmonologist at Fortis Malar Hospital, Adyar, Chennai-20

Awards and Recognitions

Best Outgoing Student MBBS and Johnstone Medalist - 1993
Best Outgoing MD Student. - 1996

Memberships

Indian Chest Society
Royal College of Physicians (UK)
European Respiratory Society (ERS)
American Academy for Asthma Allergy and Immunology

Registrations

52130 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1993
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