Top 10 Best Pulmonologists in Coimbatore

Pulmonology is   medical science which deals with diseases involving the respiratory tract. Pulmonology is regarded as branch of internal medicine and is concerned to intensive care medicine. Pulmonologists are  trained in diseases and conditions of the chest, particularly pneumonia, tb,tuberculosis, emphysema, and complicated chest infections. India is known for its set of brilliant doctors, and also has some amazing doctors in this field, and has some of the best pulmonologists in Kolkatabest pulmonologists in Bangalorebest pulmonologists in Ahemdabadbest pulmonologists in Hyderabad, and best pulmonologists in Pune. Pulmonology is also known as Chest Medicine in some countries. Here is the list of best Pulmonologists in  Coimbatore. The list of best Pulmonologists in Coimbatore doesn’t have an order and one can select any pulmonologist according to his/ her suitability.

Top 10 Best Pulmonologists in Coimbatore

Pulmonology deals with problem of respiratory organs. If you are facing severe respiratory problem, then you might want to visit one of the best pulmonologists in Coimbatore.


Dr. Jaymohan Unnithan

Dr. Jaymohan  Unnithan is successful Pulmonologist  of Coimbatore and he has experience of 19 years in pulmonology. He completed MBBS from Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research  in Sambalpur , Odisha in 1978 and MD in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases from Sriram Chandra Bhanj Medical College in Cuttack in 1982 . He is also holding Diploma in Industrial Hygiene from Annamalai   Universtiy in 1992. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA), American Thoracic Society, Life Member Rotary Club and European Respiratory Society (ERS). Some of the services provided him are as follows: Balance Exercises , Pleural Effusion Treatment, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Treatment ,Bronchoscopy and Chest Disease Treatment etc.  His consultancy fees is Rs 350. His area of interests are : Balance Exercises, Pleural Effusion Treatment, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Treatment, Bronchoscopy, Chest Disease Treatment, Thoracoscopy, Nicotine/Tobacco (Smoking) De-addiction Treatment and Sleep Disorder Treatment. He has won GOLD STAR MILENNEIUM AWARD & GOLD MEDAL – 2009 and Life Time Achievement Award from The Indian Medical Association – 2014.

Address: Kovai Respiratory Care and Research  45, Vivekananda Road., Landmark: Opposite Indusind Bank & Opposite Meena Eye Hospital Building, Coimbatore

Contact Number: 044 3994 2509


Dr. Nandagopal Velayuthaswamy

Dr. Nandagopal Velayuthaswamy is one of the best Pulmonologist in Coimbatore.He has completed his MBBS  from PSG Institute of Medical Science & Research, 1996 and MD in Pulmonary Medicine from Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2003.He has 17 years of experience in pulmonology and his consultancy fees is Rs 280. He has published  research papers on evaluation of the efficacy and safety of the addition of tiotropium bromide to inhaled corticosteroid and long acting beta agonist combination in moderate to severe COPD patients in 2007. He is Triple Gold Medalist in MD Exams.  He is member of European Respiratory Society (ERS), Member, Coimbatore Chest Club, Member, Indian Chest Society and Indian Sleep Disorder Association (ISDA).

Address: Asthma, Allergy, Respiratory Care, Karthick  Polyclinic ;66, Karunanidhi Nagar, Trichy Road. Landmark: Behind Sungam  Chinthamani, Coimbatore

Contact Number:  044 3301 1392


Dr. Balachandar M

Dr. Balachandar M   is top pulmonologist currently working in   Apollo Hospital of Coimbatore. He has completed his DNB ( Respireatory diseases)  from National Board Of Examinations in 2010 and M.D from Russian State Medical University  in 2005. His area of Specializations are as Allergist/ Immunologist, Asthma Specialist, Pediatric Pulmonologist, Pulmonologist and Somnologist (Sleep Specialist). He has 12 years of experience and his consultancy fees is Rs 230. He underwent training  in Respiratory Allergy and Immunology in Vallabhai Patel Chest Institute, New Delhi .

Address: Swasam Respiratory Centre ; 266, Mtp Road, Saibaba Coil, Nsr Road Signal, Kandasamy & Co Building,  Coimbatore

Contact Number: 095975 97445


Dr. Anbu

Dr. Anbu is a Pulmonologist and General Physician in Coimbatore and has an experience of 6 years in these fields. He completed MBBS from Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai in 2008 and MD – Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases/Medicine from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 2012. His consultancy fees is Rs 200. His area of expertise are Asthma Allergy and Immunology, Interventional Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine, General Pulmonology and Respiratory failure. His consultancy fees is Rs 200.

Address: Sundarapuram, Coimbatore,Jeyam Chest Clinic ; 189-A Rathinm Complex Opposite Balaji Hospital Pollachi Main Road, Coimbatore

Contact Number: 0422 452 1186


Dr. Mohankumar Thekkinkattil

He has completed MBBS from TD Medical College Alleppey, AB in Medicine from Ohio, U.S.A and MD Pulmonology from CHU Brabois from France. He is holding Diploma from Respiratory Pathophysiology was done in 1984 from Nancy University, France. He has completed Fellowships from American of Sleep Medicine and National College of Chest Physicians (India).  He is member of more than 50 organizations. Some of them are: Association of Physicians of India, Indian Medical Association, National College of Chest Physicians (Governing Council Member), Indian Chest Society (Governing Council Member, Past President) and American College of Chest Physicians (Fellow Governing Council, Member). He has published more than 300 papers and  has been awarded Achievement Award at TDMC Alumni on 4th May 2003 and “Dr.Kalyanaraman Oration Award” in 2005 at IMA, Coimbatore. His area of Specializations include Pulmonology, Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, Respiratory Allergic Diseases and Respiratory Medicine. He has more than 41 years of experience. His consultancy fees is Rs 500.

Address: Chest Clinic, Maruthamalai Road Raj Rathna, 395, Near Agri University Compound, Lawley Road Bus Stop, Next to Pazamudhir Nilayam, Maruthamalai Road, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu – 641002

Contact Number:  (+91) 7598110066, (+91) 7598110077


Dr.V.R. Pattabiraman

Dr. V.R. Pattabiraman is a dynamic Pulmonologist of Coimbatore. He has completed his MD (TB & Respiratory Diseases) in 1998 from Chennai Medical College. His area of Specialization are :Chronic bronchial asthma, Interventional bronchoscopy and sleep disorders. He has 19 years of experience. His consultancy fees is  Rs 300.

Address: ROYAL CARE Super Speciality Hospital, Coimbatore ;L&T Road, Neelambur, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu – 641062

Contact Number: (+91) 9843057395


Dr.R.M.P.L. Ramanathan

Dr.R.M.P.L. Ramanathan   He has completed his MD from the prestigious PGI (Post Graduate Institute), Chandigarh and DM (Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine) from the prestigious PGI (Post Graduate Institute), Chandigarh. His area of Specializations are TB, ILD, Bronchoscopy, Thoracoscopy and sleep related breathing disorders.

Address: PSG Hospitals, Coimbatore Peelamedu, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu – 641004

Contact Number: 04222570170


Dr.S. Mahadevan

Dr.S. Mahadevan is currently working as Pulmonologist at Kovai Medical Center and Hospital (KMCH), Coimbatore. He has completed his MBBS, 1992, Stanley Medical College and MD in Respiratory Disease, 1997, Madras Medical College. His area of specialization are Plural diseases, COPD rehabilitation and chronic bronchial asthma.  He has presented paper in NAPCON 2012 and NAPCON 2013 Allergy.

Address: Sri Ramakrishna Hospital, Coimbator395, Sarojini Naidu Road, Siddhapudur, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu – 641044

Contact Number: (0422) 4500000


The respiratory system includes organ that helps one to breathe. Those who diagnose   it are pulmonologist. Pulmonologist expertise in : infectious, Structural, Inflammatory and Neoplastic. Pulmonary test tell  how well our lungs are working and pulse oximetry test to determine oxygen saturation level in the blood. Pulmonologists also diagnose sleep disorders such as Sleep apnea.