Career as a Pulmonologist/ Chest Specialist

in India

Pulmonologists are super-specialist doctors who specifically treat various diseases & ailments associated with our lungs, upper airways, thoracic cavity, and chest wall. They are chest specialists. A Pulmonologist is also variably called a Pneumologist or a Respirologist. Pulmonologists treat a wide range of respiratory diseases & disorders (may be viral, bacterial, chemical, environmental or genetic), ranging from asthma, pneumonia, influenza and bronchitis to lung cancer and the very common “COPD”. Pulmonologists are mostly ‘Internists’ which means they treat with medication or internal drugs.


Why become a Pulmonologist/ Chest Specialist?

Do you also secretly wish to be a doctor no matter how many of your friends do too? Do you want to be a specialist doctor who treats diseases of the lungs? Would you be interested in detecting life-threatening conditions of patients like the fatal Coronavirus which attacks our breathing balloons? Is your guilty pleasure watching hospital dramas too? Are you a secret admirer of ‘Private Practice’ and ‘Grey’s Anatomy’? Do you wish to be able to affect people’s lives positively on a global scale? Do you yearn to be part a team of highly skilled colleagues who are passionate about delivering best-in-class healthcare? You can also be among the highest paid doctors as a Pulmonologist! Come. Let us explore who Pulmonologists are, what they do, and how to become one.

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