Inpatient Services

Our department has an elaborate in patient services including
  • 22 general ward beds
  • 6 respiratory high dependency unit
  • 10 respiratory isolation beds for drug sensitive and drug resistant tuberculosis
  • Semi private and private ward beds
  • We provide high end care with our dedicated team of doctors, nurses and respiratory therapists
  • HDU – holds facilities like advanced mechanical ventilators, non invasive ventilators, high flow nasal cannula, arterial blood pressure monitoring bedside lung ultrasound, arterial blood gas analysis

Common conditions managed as inpatients

  • Asthma and chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) exacerbations
  • Community acquired pneumonia
  • Pleural effusion due to any etiology
  • Bronchiectasis with infective exacerbations
  • Lung abscess
  • Empyema
  • Lung cancer
  • Interstitial lung diseases
  • OSA with chronic Type 2 respiratory failure for CPAP/BPAP titration
Respiratory Medicine Dept
CMC Vellore

Christian Medical College

Ida Scudder Road,

Vellore – 632004

Tamil Nadu, India

Contact Info

Dept office number: 0416 2282859
Working hours:
Mon – Fri: 8 am to 4.30 pm
Sat: 8 am to 12.30 pm

OPD Timing:
Wed: 8.00 am – 4.30 pm
Fri: 8.00 am – 4.30 pm
Sat: 8.00 am – 12.30 pm

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