PULMONARY MEDICINE
Establishment : 1985
Contact No. : Landline : 0712-2750368
Extension No. 146
Fax No.
Location: TB Ward Premises, Government Medical College, Nagpur.
I) Courses offered with Intake Capacity
Sr.No Name of Course Intake Capacity
1 MD Respiratory Medicine 1
2 Diploma (D.T.C.D.) 1
II) Facilities Provided
60 Bedded Ward for Inpatient services
OPD services
Asthma Clinic
MDR Ward for treatment of MDR TB cases under DOTS Plus
Laboratory facilities for establishing the diagnosis of tuberculosis including sputum smear examination, culture and drug resistance test for Mycobacterium tuberculosis.Specialised accredited Mycobacteriology Laboratory with advanced facilities like Line probe assay for culture DST.
A unit for chest radiology for in-patients and Chest OPD patients.
Plethysmogrphy
DLCO
Pulmonary Function Test
Cardiopulmonary Stress Test

 

III ) Research Activities
A. Research Publications in indexed journals in last three years.
Sr.No. Name of author Title Year Name. Volume No of journal

1

Dr. Sushant Meshram

Atheletes, Yogis and Individuals with sedentary lifestyles. Do their lung function differ?

2007

Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology

2

Dr. Sushant Meshram, Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra

Behaviour , Attitude and Knowledge of Sleep Medicine among the resident doctors of university hospitals in central India- a questionnaire base study.

2008

Indian Journal of Sleep Medicine 2008; 2.4, 139-144.

3

Dr. T.M. Dhamgaye

Tobacco smoking and Tuberculosis.

2008

Journal of Indian Medical Association

4.

Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra,
Dr. T.M.Dhamgaye,
Dr. A.B. Fuladi

Spina Ventosa discharging Tubercle bacilli -  a case report

2009

Indian Journal of Tuberculosis 2009; 56: 100-103.

5.

Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra

DOXYCYCLINE: AN OLD DRUG WITH A NEW ROLE IN IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY FIBROSIS

2010

International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences  V1(2)2010.

B. CME, Workshop, or conferences organized by Department:
Sr.No. Name of Programme Date & Year
1

National workshop on sleep , heart lungs and brain coordinated by Dr. Sushant Meshram

13TH September 2008

2

Regional workshop on practice of Spirometry – course director- Dr. Sushant Meshram

2nd September 2007

C. Ongoing Research Projects or Community Service Projects.
Sr.No Name of Project Name of Doctors.

1

Study of spirometry parameters in traffic police personnel in Nagpur

Dr. Sushant Meshram,
Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra,
Dr. Ashok B.,
Dr. Santosh,
Dr. Yuvrajan

2

Study of Exhaled CO levels in traffic police personnel in Nagpur

Dr. Sushant Meshram,
Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra,
Dr. Ashok B.,
Dr Santosh,
Dr. Yuvrajan
D. Postgraduate Thesis work:
Sr.No. Name of Resident Jr.1/2/3 Name of Guide Name of Title Year of submission

1

Dr. Sandeep Kadiyan

JR3

Dr. T.M. Dhamgaye

Role of weaning indices in predicting the success in weaning patients from mechanical ventilation.

2009

2.

Dr. Ashok Bansod

JR2

Dr. T.M. Dhamgaye

Effect of Anti Tuberculosis Treatment on Cardio pulmonary response to exercise in pulmonary tuberculosis patients.

2010

3.

Dr. Yuvrajan

JR1

Dr. T.M. Dhamgaye

Study of Pulmonary Function Test and exhaled CO in COPD Patients.

2011

IV) Academic Calender (HOD is supposed to give termwise calendar)

Clinical posting in Respiratory Medicine in 4th and 5th term of 15 days (9.00 AM to 12.00 noon).

Theory Lectures taken of 6th term students onMondays 8.00 AM TO 9.00 AM).

V) Internal Assessment examination Time Table (Probable/Final)

Internal assessment (Theory and Practical) to be taken at term end after the completion of scheduled theory and clinical teaching.

VI)Achievments by Staff members (Academic & Extracurricular)
1. Dr. T.M.Dhamgaye (Prof. and HOD)
Qualification:MD Respiratory Medicine, DTCD
Fellow of the National Colege of Chest Physicians
Member of Indian Chest Societ.
Member of Indian Medical Association
Total number of National and International Publications: 15
2. Dr. Sushant H. Meshram(Asso. Prof.)
Qualification: MD Respiratory Medicine
Sr. Consultant Pulmonary, Critical care and Sleep Physician
Fellow: American Lung Association ,USA
American Colege Of Chest Physicians, USA
International Scholar and Fellow:
American Academy of Sleep Medicine, USA
Founder President and Director:
Sleep Interest and Research Group, India(SIRGI), Nagpur
Governing Council Member:
National College of Chest Physicians, India
Scientific Committee Chairman:
National Conference of National College of Chest Physicians and Indian Chest Society NAPCON 2006.
Total number of Publications, Presentations, CME Lectures: 20
3. Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra (Lecturer)
Qualification: MD Respiratory Medicine.
Member of Scientific Committee:
National Conference of National College of Chest Physicians and Indian Chest Society NAPCON 2006.
Member of organizing committee of the 1st National workshop on sleep , heart lungs and brain , Nagpur 2008.
Presentation in National Conference: 1 (NAPCON 2008, Lucknow.: Spina Ventosa discharging Tubercle bacilli - a case report.)
Other presentations: 1 (Presentation on Developmental Anomalies of lung at Nagpur Chest Meet in 2008.)
Total number of National and International Publications: 5
Field of Interests: Pulmonary Function tests, Diffusion capacity testing, Trained in DLCO simulator testing.
4. Dr. Vineet Niranjane (Lecturer)
Qualification: MD Respiratory Medicine.
Worked as Ex Respiraratory & Critical Care Registrar in KEM Hospital, Mumbai.
Well Versed in interventional bronchoscopy, Respiratory care and Sleep Medicine.
5. Dr. Pankaj Gholap (lecturer)
Qualification: MD Respiratory Medicine.
Former Lecturer in Chest Medicine, RMC, Pravara, Loni.
VII)OPD/ SPECIALITY Clinic schedule
A. (HOD is supposed to specify OPD timetable/unitwise distribution of staff and timings of speciality clinics)
DAY No. Of Unit Name of Unit Incharge Other Doctors on Duty Timing

Monday

Unit 1

Dr. T.M.Dhamgaye

Dr. Pankaj Gholap(Lecturer),
Dr. Ashok(JR3),
Dr. Santosh (JR2),
Dr. Abhijeet(JR1)

8.00 AM TO 12.30 noon

Tuesday

Unit 2

Dr. S.H.Meshram

Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra(Lecturer),
Dr. Vineet Niranjane(Lecturer)
Dr. Yuvrajan(JR2),
Dr. Kunal(JR1)

8.00 AM TO 12.30 noon

Wednesday

Unit 1

Dr. T.M.Dhamgaye

Dr. Pankaj Gholap(Lecturer), ,
Dr. Ashok(JR3),
Dr. Santosh (JR2),
Dr. Abhijeet(JR1)

8.00 AM TO 12.30 noon

Thursday

Unit 2

Dr. S.H.Meshram

Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra(Lecturer),
Dr. Vineet Niranjane(Lecturer)
Dr. Yuvrajan(JR2),
Dr. Kunal(JR1)

8.00 AM TO 12.30 noon

Friday

Unit 1

Dr. T.M.Dhamgaye

Dr. Pankaj Gholap(Lecturer), ,
Dr. Ashok(JR3),
Dr. Santosh (JR2),
Dr. Abhijeet(JR1)

8.00 AM TO 12.30 noon

Saturday

Unit 2

Dr. S.H.Meshram

Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra(Lecturer),
Dr. Vineet Niranjane(Lecturer)
Dr. Yuvrajan(JR2),
Dr. Kunal(JR1)

8.00 AM TO 12.30 noon

B. Schedule for Sundays
DAY No. Of Unit Name of Unit Incharge

Ist

Unit 1

Dr. T.M.Dhamgaye

IInd

Unit 2

Dr. S.H.Meshram

IIIrd

Unit 1

Dr. T.M.Dhamgaye

IVth

Unit 2

Dr. S.H.Meshram

Vth

Unit 1

Dr. T.M.Dhamgaye

C. Schedule for Speciality Clinic
Name of Clinic Days of Clinic Name of Incharge Of Clinic Timings of Clinic

Asthma Clinic

Monday

Dr. Sushant Meshram

8.30 am to 12. noon

D. UNITWISE DISTRIBUTION OF STAFF
No. of
Unit
Name of
Unit Incharge
Professor Associate
Professor
Assistant
Professor
(Lecturer)
Medical
Officer
JR1 JR2 JR3

I

Dr. T.M. Dhamgaye

Dr. T.M. Dhamgaye

 

Dr. Pankaj Gholap

 

Dr. Santosh, Dr. Abhijeet

Dr. Ashok

 

II

Dr. Sushant Meshram

 

Dr. Sushant Meshram

Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra
Dr. Vineet Niranjane

 

Dr. Kunal,
Dr. Yuvrajan

Dr. Vishnu

Dr. Sandeep