PULMONARY MEDICINE
Establishment : 1985
I) List of heads of the dept. in chronological order with duration are as follows:
Sr. no. Name From To
1

Dr. B.R.Maldhure (Ass. Prof & Head)

February 1985

November 1997

2

Dr. Mrs.Radha Munje (Ass. Prof & Head)

November 1997

September 2001

3

Dr. B.O.Tayade (Prof & Head)

September 2001

June 2008

4

Dr. T. M. Dhamgaye (Prof & Head)

July 2008

Till Date

1. Important Dates
In the year 2002 we got recognition from Medical Council India of MD Chest degree.
In the year 2003 Department had Chairman’s Office of State Task Force of Maharashtra State for the implementation of RNTCP in all Medical Colleges in the State of Maharashtra. Prof. Dr. B.O.Tayade was selected first Chairman of State Task Force of Maharashtra State.
In the year 2004 we got permission from apex body NCCP (National College of Chest Physician) to conduct the National Conference on Pulmonary Diseases ”NAPCON 2006” at GMCH, Nagpur in NAPCON 2004 at Ahemdabad.
In the year 2005 Vidhrava Statuary Board had sanctioned Rs. 60 Lac for purchase of two machines PFT & DLCO costing Rs.30 Lac each for the Department.
In the year 2006 again Vidarbha Statuary Board sanctioned Rs.60 lac for purchase of Ventilators, Bronchoscope and Respiratory Simulator.
In the year 2006 Department had organised National Conference on Pulmonary Diseases “NAPCON 2006”.
1st National workshop on sleep , heart lungs and brain organized in Nagpur on 13TH September 2008.

 

2. .Current facilities with reference to state of art are as follow
Pulmonary Function Testing with Plethysmography & DLCO
Fully functional Bronchoscopy Unit
Cardio Pulmonary Exercise Testing
Department has 7 ventilators for establishing Intensive
DOTS PLUS project in which MDR Tuberculosis patients are treated free of cost for two and half years with second line anti TB drugs costing nearly Rs.2.5 lakhs. This project is organized by Govt. of India under RNTCP.
Proposed plan to establish Sleep Study Lab& Thoracoscopy Lab, Separate Thoracic Medicine Centre.

 

3. Special mention about academic programme
Department had organized Nation Conference on Pulmonary Diseases "NAPCON 2006" from 1st to 5th November 2006. This conference was a National level Conference participated by International delegates around the globe. Approximately 2000 delegates had attended the conference and this mega event was appreciated by all delegates and was a great success.
On the occasion of Diamond Jubilee Celebration, we have organized a State level Workshop on RNTCP on 14th July 2007.
National sleep conference (SLEEPCON) 2011 planned in Nagpur.

 

II ) Faculty (Teaching staff)
Sr.No Name Designation Qualification Contact No E-mail

1

Dr. T.M. Dhamgaye

Prof. and HOD

MD Respiratory Medicine, DTCD

9822695187

tmdhamgaye@yahoo.co.in

2

Dr. Sushant Meshram

Asso. Prof.

MD Respiratory Medicine

9860990379

drsushant.in@gmail.com

3

Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra

Assistant Professor

MD Respiratory Medicine

9850349074

gyanshankarmishra
@rediffmail.com

4

Dr. Vineet Niranjane

Assistant Professor

MD Respiratory Medicine

9923701980

drvinitniranjane@gmail.com

5

Dr. Pankaj Gholap

Assistant Professor

MD Respiratory Medicine

9730580758

drpankajgholap@gmail.com

III) Faculty (Nonteaching Staff)
Sr.No Name Designation

1

Sunil Temburne

Senior clerk

2

Yusuf Ali Sayyed

Peon

3

Baiju Paserkar

Security Guard

4

Kamal Kanojia

Sweeper

5

Ganesh Chaurasia

Sweeper