Dr. Ajay Handa

Dr. Ajay Handa

MBBS, MD Medicine, DNB Medicine, DM (Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP), Fellow of Indian College of Physicians (FICP)

Visiting Consultant - Pulmonology

Experience 22 years

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Mon. & Fri. 05:30 pm - 06:30 pm

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Mon. & Fri. 05:30 pm - 06:30 pm

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Dr. AJAY HANDA has joined Bangalore Baptist Hospital recently. He has post-graduate degree in Medicine from AFMC Pune 1997 & DM (Pulmonology & Critical Care Medicine) from PGIMER Chandigarh in 2006. He is an Experienced Pulmonologist and Interventional Pulmonologist with special interest in ILD, Sarcoidosis, Pulmonary Hypertension and Drug Induced Lung Diseases. He is also a Professor of Internal Medicine with over 2 decades of teaching experience.

MBBS
AFMC, Pune

1989

MD - Internal Medicine
AFMC, Pune

1997

DNB - Internal Medicine
National Board of Examinations, New Delhi

1999

DM (Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine)
PGIMER , Chandigarh

2006

Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP)
USA

2010

Fellow of Indian College of Physicians (FICP)
India

2018

Pulmonology & Interventional Pulmonology

All India 1st Rank Gold Medal - DNB Medicine
National Board of Examinations, New Delhi

1999

Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians

2010

Professor Shurvir Trust Visiting Professorship Award by API – 2017

Fellow of Indian College of Physicians – 2018

API Association of Physicians of India

National College of Chest Physicians (India)

India Association of Bronchology

Dr Ajay Handa has 35 publications in peer reviewed Journals and books, these include original research articles on Noninvasive ventilation in Acute hypoxemic respiratory failure, Acute respiratory failure in Tuberculosis, Correlation of cytology and with biopsy in Lung diseases, Chemotherapeutic drug induced lung diseases and Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis.

He has been a contributing author in three landmark Publications in Lung India on National guidelines on Diagnosis and treatment of Pneumonias, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and Spirometry.

He has as published several reviews and chapters in books on varied topics as Oxygen therapy during Air travel, High altitude related illnesses, treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension, role of bronchoscopy in diffuse lung diseases, Pulmonary Sarcoidosis and Obstructive sleep Apnea syndrome.