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Dr. Prashant Chhajed

Dr. Prashant Chhajed

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FCCP - Pulmonary Medicine, DNB - Respiratory Diseases, MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine




26 Years Experience Overall  (23 years as specialist)

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Dr. Prashant Chhajed received his medical doctorate from the University of Mumbai, India in 1996. In 1998, he was a Fellow in the department of Respiratory Medicine at The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney Australia, where he continued as a Fellow in thoracic medicine, and lung transplantation until 2002. After a short stay as a visiting researcher in the department of thoracic surgery at Chiba, University, in Japan, Dr. Chhajed was a Clinical and Research Consultant in pulmonary diseases at the University Hospital in Basel, Switzerland where he received the title of Privat Dozen in 2007. In 2008, he returned to Mumbai India, where he is Director of the Institute of Pulmonology, Medical research & Development and Lung Care & Sleep Centre, Fortis Hiranandani Hospital and Consultant at Lilavati and Nanavati Hospitals, Mumbai. Dr. Chhajed continues to be faculty at the University Hospital Basel, Switzerland.Dr. Chhajed has published more than 110 scientific publications, peer-reviewed original research articles, numerous review articles, editorials and book chapters. He has presented numerous abstracts of his research at national and international meetings, and has received numerous awards for his research presentations. He is a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, and has been elected Treasurer of the Indian Association for Bronchology. He is also Secretary of the European Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology from 2006 to 2010 & Board member since 2010 up to date. He has been active in numerous national and international organizations, and has served on the program committee and the planning committee of the clinical problems assembly of the American Thoracic Society, and on the governing council of the Indian Association for Bronchology.Dr. Chhajed is a recognized expertise in all facets of bronchoscopy. He has also been an active clinical researcher in the area of asthma, obstructive lung disease and lung transplantation. He has been an invited lecturer at numerous national and international meetings, and he is a well recognized teacher and has been a faculty in numerous bronchoscopy workshops around the world.

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Mulund West, Mumbai

Fortis Hospital


Mulund Goregaon Link Road, Industrial Area, Mumbai

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+ 25

Tue, Fri

09:00 - 10:00

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Vashi, Navi Mumbai

Fortis Hiranandani Hospital


Mini Sea Shore Road, Sector 10A, Landmark: Opposite Mini Sea Shore, Navi Mumbai

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04:00 - 08:00


02:00 - 06:00

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Mahim, Mumbai

S L Raheja Fortis Hospital


Raheja Rugnalaya Marg., Landmark: Opposite St. Xaviers College, Mumbai

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Awards and Recognitions

Best Presentation Award”, European Respiratory Society, Denmark
Ranked first”, College of Physicians & Surgeons (CPS), Mumbai – PG examination for DETRD.


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FCCP - Pulmonary Medicine - American College of Physicians, 2002
DNB - Respiratory Diseases - DNB board, New Delhi, 1997
MBBS - University of Mumbai, Mumbai, 1993


Maharastra Medical Council


1996 - 1997 Lecturer, Chest Medicine & Intensive Respiratory Care Unit at LTMGH
1999 - 2002 Fellow, Thoracic Medicine & Lung Transplant at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney


71459 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1993

Trainings and Certifications

Privat Dozen (PD) - University Hospital Basel, Switzerland, 2007
Fellow, Thoracic Medicine & Lung Transplant - St. Vincent?s Hospital, Sydney, AUSTRALIA, 1998
Fellow, Departments of Respiratory Medicine - St. Vincent?s Hospital , Sydney, AUSTRALIA, 1996
Statistical Methods Course - University Of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 2002
Sleep Technology Course - University of Sydney & Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Australia, 1998
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