• photo.RVK.portrait472016105658AMName Dr Vijai Kumar Ratnavelu
  • Specialization Pulmonologist
  • e-mail ID apollohealthcity@apollohospitals.com
  • Location Apollo Health City Campus Hyderabad
  • Qualifications MBBS, DTCD (Diploma in Respiratory Medicine),MD (Respiratory Medicine)

Awards and Achievements

  • Governor American College of Chest Physicians (7years)
  • Governor’s Community Service Award (1997)
  • Orations
  • Founder President Indian Association of Respiratory Care

Research and Publications

  • Indian Guidelines for Non Invasive Ventilation
  • Chapter on Pulmonary Rehabilitation in World Clinics of Chest
  • Breathlessnes, review in Lung India
  • Editorials in CHEST

Work Experience

  • Pulmonologist Apollo Hospital
  • Pulmonologist Yashoda Hospital (10 years)
  • Pulmonologist MediCiti Hospital (12 years)
  • Pulmonologist AP Chest Hospital (10 years)

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Medical Council of India (Hyderabad)
  • Indian Chest Society
  • National College of Chest Physicians
  • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Indian Sleep Disorders Association
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • TB Association of India

Special Interests

  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Lung Diseases
  • Interstitial Lung Diseases
  • Drug Resistant TB
  • Medical Thoracoscopy