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  • Name Dr. Ajit Vigg
  • Specialization Pulmonology
  • e-mail ID apollohealthcity@apollohospitals.com 
  • Location Apollo Health City Campus Hyderabad

Awards and Achievements

  • Dr. Y. Subba Rao’s Memorial Oration & CME programme organized by Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool on 28th January, 1996 on “Recent Advances in Management of bronchial Asthma”
  • O. A. Sarma oration on “Epidemiology of Lung Cancer” – TB Association of AP, Vijayawada (9 & 10 August, 1997)
  • Oration – Dr. Harnath Memorial Oration organized by Apollo Hospital, Chennai in June 2000 – “Recent Advances in Respiratory Medicine”
  • Awarded O A Sharma endowment Award by AP State TB Association for year 2000 & was awarded Gold Medal – “Update on Lung Cancer”
  • Invited as 2nd recipient for Late Dr. Harnath Endowment Lecture, Chennai “Recent Advances in Respiratory Medicine” – 15 June 2001
  • Dr. P S Reddy Annual Memorial Oration “Newer Concepts in COPD Management”, Dr. Kirloskar Hall, IMA building, Hyderabad – 20th September 2003

Research and Publications

  • “Guest Lecture on Asthma South Central Railway”- Hyderabad on 17th July 2004.
  • “South Indian consensus coneference Development Meeting, Role of LMWH in Prophylaxis against Venous Thromboembolism by Pfizer on 24th July 2004.Taj Krishna.
  • Fellowship in Emergency Medicine course organized by the Royal college of General Practioners at Apollo Hospital- Topic – Acute excacerbation of COPD organised by Apollo Hospitals on 29th July 2004. Attended by 30 delegates.
  • Delivered several lectures in various national & international scientific programs
  • Regular Faculty member for Scientific Program of NAPCON India
  • International faculty member for Scientific program of Asian Sleep Disorders Association,American College of Chest Physicians.

Work Experience

  • SHO, Internal Medicine & Cardiology, Walesgrave Hospital, Coventry, UK (1982)
  • SHO, Internal Medicine & Geriatrics, Withybush Gen. hospital, Wales, UK (1983)
  • MRCP, UK (1984)
  • SHO, Internal Medicine & Chest Diseases, Royal Gwent Hospital, New Port, Wales, UK (1984-1985)
  • Registrar in Chest Diseases with training in Fibreoptic Bronchoscopy & undergraduate teaching of students & nurses, Royal Gwent Hospital, New Port, Wales, UK (1985-1986)
  • MNAMS (National Academy of Medical Sciences) Delhi (1986)
  • Consultant Physician & Chest Specialist, Medinova Diagnostic Services (1986 onwards)
  • Worked as Administrator for Rural Medical & Chest Clinic in Narsapur, Medak District with special emphasis on Community Medicine (1987 – 1989)
  • Consultant Physician & Chest Specialist, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad (1989 till date)

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Life Member, Association of Physicians of India
  • Life Member, Indian Chest Society

Special Interests

  • ILD
  • SLEEP MEDICINE-OSA;Obesity Hypo Ventilation Syndrome; Restless leg syndrome.
  • COPD

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