MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases / Pulmonary Medicine, MBBS, FCCP - Pulmonary Medicine
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Dr. Vikas Maurya is an Asthma, Allergy & Chest Specialist. He is a Sr. Consultant & H.O.D. , Respiratory Medicine and Interventional Pulmonologist. Dr. Vikas Maurya practices at Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, Delhi. The Clinic is Noble Asthma, Allergy & Chest Clinic, #49 MIG Flats, Prasad Nagar, Rajendra Nagar, New Delhi & another Clinic at Ask Insights, Karol Bagh, New Delhi. Dr. Vikas Maurya is known for providing services for Asthma, Allergy, Sleep Disorders,COPD, ILD, Sarcoidosis, Pneumonia, Tuberculosis and Other Chest Diseases.
3 clinics for General Consultation
49, Old MIG Flats, PRASAD NAGAR, Near PRASAD NAGAR Police Station, Landmark: Near Rajendra Place Metro Station, Delhi
Mon - Sat
06:00 - 08:00
We as a family a very thankful to Dr Maurya for having curing ILD of my father in law, bronchial asthma of my father and mother, and most importantly of my husband who was diagnosed with H1N1 by him instaneously and with timely treatment he was able to recover quickly. His treatment has touchwood always been dot on.
he helped me in my full TB treatment. He got all my tests done so that it would not effect any other part of my body. He was always available on phone as well. Thank you
Doctor was supposed to be at clinic by 6:00pmI called him at 6:10pm he didn’t answer the call.I called him again at 6:23 he said I’m on my way to clinic.I waited for him till 6:50pm and I left from there.
Doctor was not available, but practo booked appointment. There was no OPD at Fortis on Sunday. It is unfortunate.
Q: What is a Pulmonologist?
A: A doctor who is specialized in diagnosis and treatment of respiratory system diseases is called as pulmonologist. The respiratory system include the airway (all organs that carry air to lungs from body's outside environment), the lungs and the muscles for respiration.
Q: What type of respiratory problems can a Pulmonologist treat?
A: Pulmonologists can treat lung or airway inflammation, blocked lung airways, damage to lung alveoli and lung diseases occurred due to inhalation of dust chemical or smoking, genetic diseases of the lung like cystic fibrosis, tuberculosis, asthma, bronchitis.
Q: When do you need to visit a Pulmonologist?
A: You should visit a pulmonologist if you are facing breathing difficulties, having cough from a long time, have blood or mucus in cough, sudden weight loss due to unknown reasons and have severe breathing problem while doing daily activities or exercising.
Q: What tests wil a Pulmonologist do for a check up?
A: Pulmonologists will perform different tests depending up on your problem. These may include CT scan, chest ultrasound, chest X-ray, pulse oximetry test, pleural biopsy, bronchoscopy (to examine airway), breathing test (pulmonary function test) to check functioning of lungs and sleep study to detect sleep disorder.
Q: What is the difference between a Pulmonologist and chest surgeon?
A: Pulmonologists will diagnose and treat respiratory system related disorders but if you are having a serious lung disease then you will be referred to chest surgeon to remove affected lung part or for a lung transplant.