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Dr. Syed Taha Mahmood

Dr. Syed Taha Mahmood

Dr. Syed Taha Mahmood

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MD - Pulmonary Medicine

Pulmonologist

4 Years Experience Overall  (4 years as specialist)

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Dr. Syed Taha Mahmood is a Pulmonologist in Malakpet, Hyderabad and has an experience of 4 years in this field. Dr. Syed Taha Mahmood practices at Indo US Diabetes Research Center & Multi Specialty Hospital in Malakpet, Hyderabad and Shalini Hospital in Barkatpura, Hyderabad. He completed MD - Pulmonary Medicine from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad in 2014.

Malakpet, Hyderabad

Indo US Diabetes Research Center & Multi Specialty Hospital

#16-2-661/3, Judges colony,, Landmark: Beside Sree vani Womens College, Hyderabad

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 12:00

300

Common questions & answers

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.

Specializations

Education

MD - Pulmonary Medicine - Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, 2014

Registrations

77536 Telangana State Medical Council, 2012
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