Pulmonology
Department of Pulmonology at the Meitra Hospital is a highly advanced and specialised unit providing state of the art diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive services for respiratory diseases. The Outpatient division offers expert care for allergy, asthma, COPD, ILD and other common respiratory illness with fully fledged pulmonary function lab, rehabilitation unit and allergy testing. Inpatient Department is fully equipped to treat complicated and advanced respiratory disease. Pulmonology department is having most advanced interventional pulmonology unit with all modern diagnostic and therapeutic equipments including EBUS. Sleep Medicine Department is equipped with advanced sleep lab to diagnose sleep disorders mainly obstructive sleep apnea.

Dr. Shone P James

Junior Consultant – Pulmonology

Dr Shone P James completed his specialisation in pulmonary medicine from Govt. Medical college Kottayam. Afterwards he pursued his passion in pulmonology further as DM trainee in Institute of Chest Disease, Govt medical college Kozhikode. During his DM course, he underwent training from PGI Chandigarh in advanced bronchoscopic procedures. Prior to joining meitra, he worked as consultant pulmonologist in Starcare hospital Calicut and then at Malabar hospital Calicut. His areas of interest include smoking related lung disease, asthma, allergic diseases, sleep related breathing disorders and interventional pulmonology procedures.

Expertise

Experience

 

Senior resident in Dept. Of pulmonology, Institute of Chest Disease, Govt medical college Kozhikode -August 2014- july 2017

Assistant professor- Dept. Of pulmonology, Institute of Chest Disease, Govt medical college Kozhikode-august 2017-sept 2018

Consultant Pulmonologist at Starcare hospital Calicut – oct 2018 -sept 2019

Consultant Pulmonologist at Malabar Multispeciality hospital Calicut -oct 2019 – feb 2020

Visiting Consultant Pulmonologist at Koyas hospital Feroke Jan 2018 till date

Publications

Author: Rare presentation of renal cancer Pulmon ,Vol 17, August 2015.

Author: A comparative study on inhaled corticosteroids versus placebo in the management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
International journal of advance research and development, Vol 3, issue 10, 2018.

Co- author: Respiratory and allergic status among carpenters – A case control study.
Journal of medical research and practice, Vol 8, Issue 02, 2019.

Author: Myelomatous pleural effusion – Case report and review of literature, published in International journal of scientific research, volume 8,issue-6,2019
International journal of scientific research, Issue June, 2019.

Co -author: The impact of occupational exposure in pulmonary status among wood workers.
International journal of scientific research, Issue September, 2019

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