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.
MBBS - Government Medical College and Hospital - 2013 - Coimbatore, TN, India Verified Qualification
MD - Pulmonary Medicine - Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute - University of Delhi - 2016 - Delhi, India Verified Qualification
DNB - Pulmonary Medicine - National Board of Examinations - 2016 - India Verified Qualification
DM - Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital - 2019 - Delhi, India Verified Qualification
Fellowship - Sleep Medicine Verified Qualification
Fellowship - Interventional Pulmonology - Malaysia Verified Qualification
Senior Resident Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital - Delhi - 2016 - 2019
Junior Resident Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute - University of Delhi - 2013 - 2016
Consultant Pulmonologist Yashoda Hospitals - Somajiguda - Currently Working
102409 Tamil Nadu Medical Council 2013 Verified
Awards and Recognitions
Best Oral Paper Presentation (2019) in 25th Annual National Conference of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
Certificate of Honor for Securing First Prize in State Wide Quiz Conducted by Dept of Physiology, IRT - Perundurai Medical College on Respiratory Physiology on 5th April 2008
Certificate of Merit in ‘La Lutte’, Inter Medical College Quiz Conducted at JIPMER, Pondicherry in 2010
Certificate of Appreciation for Securing First Prize in Zonal level Quiz Conducted by Torrent Youth Scholar Award Held at Delhi in 2015
Certificate of Appreciation for Securing First Prize in Zonal Level Quiz Conducted by NAPCON at Patiala on 27th September, 2015
Certificate of Appreciation for Securing 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
Certificate of Appreciation for Securing First Prize in National Level Quiz Conducted by NAPCON at Jaipur on 5th November, 2015
Best Student of the Year (2018-2019) for Fellowship in Sleep Medicine Exam
Gold Medal (Prof K.L. Nagarajan Award) in Fellowship in Sleep Medicine (FSM-ISDA) Exam Conducted by ISDA in New Delhi (2019)
National College of Chest Physicians, India
Indian Society for Study of Lung Cancer
European Thoracic Oncology Platform
Indian Chest Society
European Respiratory Society (Gold member)
Indian Sleep Disorder Association
Chest Club of India (Life Member)
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
Patient Experience for Dr. Viswesvaran Balasubramanian
K Thejeshwar Rao
24 Jan, 2022|2 years ago
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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