Dr. Viswesvaran Balasubramanian-Pulmonologist

Dr. Viswesvaran Balasubramanian

MBBS, MD,DNB, DM (Pulmonary Medicien)

Fellowship in Sleep Medicine

Fellowship Interventional Pulmonology

Pulmonologist

Practice Location of Dr. Viswesvaran Balasubramanian

Rajbhavan Road, Matha Nagar,

Somajiguda, Hyderabad

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OP Timings

Mon - Sat

10:00 am - 06:00 pm

Fee: 800

About Dr. Viswesvaran Balasubramanian

Dr. Viswesvaran B. has undergone dedicated training and acquired the skills to perform basic and advanced bronchoscopy, which includes flexible bronchoscopy, transbronchial lung biopsy, endobronchial biopsy, endobronchial ultrasound (linear & radial), pleuroscopy, foreign body extraction, interventions such as airway stent placements, electrocautery, dilation, and glue therapy. He has undergone extensive training in the management of sleep disorders, such as level 1 polysomnography and other levels of sleep study, positive airway pressure therapy in OSA, COPD, Obesity hypoventilation syndrome, neuromuscular disorders, and other sleep-disordered breathing disorders, with titration using transcutaneous CO2 monitoring from India’s premier institute of sleep under the guidance of the most eminent sleep physician of India, Prof. J.C.Suri. he has also been awarded gold medal in fellowship on sleep medicine conducted by ISDA. Dr. Viswesvaran B. has hands-on experience in other ICU related procedures such as critical care ultrasound and echocardiography, percutaneous tracheostomy, mini tracheostomy, central venous cannulation, arterial lines, advanced airways, cardiac output studies, right heart catheterization, advanced mechanical ventilatory strategies including APRV, HFOV prone ventilation, and single lung ventilation strategies. He is also skilled in the use of noninvasive ventilator strategies and high flow nasal cannula. Additionally, he underwent vigorous training in the management of critically ill medical and surgical patients with special focus on obstetric critical care. He underwent special training in the management of allergic disorders and ABPA with hands-on training in allergy testing (skin prick test) from India’s premier institute for allergic disorders, Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute. His skills lie in the management of COPD, asthma, bronchiolitis, bronchiectasis, tuberculosis, infectious disease, ILD (DPLD), ABPA, vasculitis, pulmonary vascular disorders, occupational lung disease, pleural and mediastinal disorders, malignancies of lung and pleura, and patients of pulmonary rehabilitation.

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Specializations

  • Pulmonologist

Expertises

  • Airway Stenting
  • Bronchial Thermal Vapor Ablation
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Lung Cancer
  • Sleep Medicine

Qualifications

  • MBBS - Government Medical College and Hospital - 2013 - Coimbatore
  • MD - Pulmonary Medicine - Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute - 2016 - Delhi
  • DNB - Pulmonary Medicine - National Board of Examinations - 2016 - New Delhi
  • DM - Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine - Vardhman Mahavir Medical College - 2019 - Delhi
  • Fellowship in Interventional Pulmonology - Malaysia
  • Fellowship in Sleep Medicine

Experiences

  • Junior Resident Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute - Delhi - 2013 - 2016
  • Senior Resident Vardhman Mahavir Medical College - Delhi - 2016 - 2019
  • Consultant Pulmonologist Yashoda Hospital - Malakpet
  • Consultant Pulmonologist Yashoda Hospitals - Somajiguda - Currently Working

Registrations

  • 102409 Tamil Nadu Medical Council 2013

Awards and Recognitions

  • Gold Medal in DM - Pulmonology
  • First Prize in State Wide Quiz Conducted by Dept of Physiology, IRT - Perundurai Medical College on Respiratory Physiology on 5th April - 2008
  • First Prize in Zonal Level Quiz Conducted by NAPCON at Patiala on 27th September - 2015
  • First Prize in National Level Quiz Conducted by NAPCON at Jaipur on 5th November - 2015
  • First Prize in Zonal level Quiz Conducted by Torrent Youth Scholar Award Held at Delhi - 2015
  • First Prize in National Level Quiz and Recipient of Torrent Youth Scholar Award Conducted by Torrent Research Centre Held at Ahmedabad on 11th October - 2015
  • Prof K.L. Nagarajan Gold Medal Award in Fellowship in Sleep Medicine Exam Conducted by ISDA in New Delhi - 2019
  • Best Oral Paper Presentation in 25th Annual National Conference of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine - 2019

Memberships

  • Chest Club of India
  • Indian Chest Society
  • European Respiratory Society
  • Indian Sleep Disorder Association
  • National College of Chest Physicians
  • European Thoracic Oncology Platform
  • Indian Society for Study of Lung Cancer

Paper Presentations

  • Prasad R, Gupta N, Balasubramanian V, Singh A. Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment in India. Drug Discov Ther. 2015 Jun; 9(3) : 156 - 64
  • Prasad R, Gupta N, Balasubramanian V, Singh A. Drug and Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis - A comprehensive Review on Management. World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2015 Sep 4 (11) 1835 - 65
  • Singh A, Prasad R, Balasubramanian V, Gupta N, Gupta P. Prevalence of Adverse Drug Reaction With First Line Drugs Among Patients Treated for Pulmonary Tuberculosis. Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health. 2015 Dec 3:S80 - 90
  • Prasad R, Singh A, Balasubramanian V, Gupta N. Extensively Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in India: Current Evidence on Diagnosis and Management. (Review article). Indian J Med Res 2017 145: 271 - 293
  • Prasad R, Singh A, Balasubramanian V, Gupta N. Extensively Drug - Resistant Tuberculosis in India: Current Evidence on Diagnosis and Management. (Review Article) . Indian J Med Res 2017; 145: 271 - 293
  • Balasubramanian V, Singh A, Gupta P, Prasad R. A Rare Coexistence of Pulmonary Nocardiosis and Aspergillosis in Patient of COPD. Egypt. J. Chest Dis. Tuberc. 2016; 65: 405-409
  • Prasad R, Goel N, Gupta P, Balasubramanian V, Singh A. Ischaemic Cavitation in Conglomerate Silicosis. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2015; 57:233-234

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Patient Reviews for Dr. Viswesvaran Balasubramanian

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K Thejeshwar Rao

24 Jan, 2022|3 years ago

Visited for: Covid Positive

I can honestly say the Dr saved my life, during the Covid second wave I was serious and taken to the hospital, Dr Visveswaran sir cured me. I will always be thankful to him for that . 998536XXXX the*****@gmail.com

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