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Dr. Varun Patel

MBBS, DTCD, DNB (Respiratory Medicine), EDRM

Consultant - Pulmonology

Dr. Varunkumar Rameshbhai Patel specializes in Pulmonology at Columbia Asia Hospital in Ahmedabad. After completing his D.T.C.D. from Shree M. P. Shah Medical College & Guru Gobindsingh Hospital, Jamnagar in 2007, he specialized further, completing DNB in Respiratory Medicine in 2009. He has attained European diploma in adult respiratory medicine, a prestigious examination held by the European Respiratory Society at world congress at Barcelona Spain in 2013. He has been awarded Dr. M. Santhosham Gold Medal (First in all INDIA) for DNB Respiratory Medicine University first in DTCD with distinction during his Post Graduate Examination. He has presented a research on ‘Comparative study of clinical predictors and overnight polysomnography in patients with obstructive sleep apnea’ to National Board of Examination, New Delhi in October 2009. He has made several oral and poster presentations, and has conducted several clinical trials. He has undertaken several certificate courses. He is a member of the Indian Medical Association, Indian Bronchology Association, World Association for Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology, Academy of Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine and Indian chest society.


  • Interventional Pulmonology 
  •  Central airway obstruction
  • Debulking & Stenting
  • Endobronchial lung volume reduction
  • Pleural pathology
  • Mediastinal sampling of nodes and extent to bleb ligation in primary spontaneous pneumothorax
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pleuroscopy
  • Surgical Thoracoscopy 
  • Percutaneous tracheostomy and various emergency and life saving procedures


Total Experience: Over 12 Years

  • Internship, Shree M. P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India (Saurashtra University) 
  • Senior registrar in Tuberculosis and Chest Medicine department, Shree M P Shah Medical College, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
  • Senior registrar in Pulmonary Medicine department, Amrita School of Medicine, AIMS & RC, Cochin, Kerala, India
  • Lecturer, Pulmonary Medicine department, Amrita School of Medicine, AIMS & RC, Cochin, Kerala, India
  • Consultant Interventional Pulmonologist, Sleep Medicine, Allergy and Critical Care Specialist, Department of pulmonary medicine, Sterling hospital (Tertiary Care Center NABH Accredited), Ahmedabad, Gujarat
  • Consultant & core member of ASHRAI Associates, a group of pulmonaologist and Critical care specialist


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