Doctors

Dr. Asmita Mehta


Designation :
Clinical Professor
Department :
Pulmonary Medicine
Email :
asmitamehta@aims.amrita.edu
Qualification :
MD (Pulmonary Medicine)
Journey of Dr. Asmita Mehta

From MBBS to Senior Pulmonologist / Professor

2001 : Received medical degree from M. P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar
2005: Completed MD in TB & Chest Diseases at P. D. U. Medical College, Rajkot.
2005-2008 : Christian Medical College, Vellore for specialist training in interventional pulmonology / asthma and allergy
2009 till date: Department of Pulmonary Medicine/ Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences

Experience and Achievements

Present Designation: "Professor and Head - department of Respiratory Diseases" / Senior Pulmonologist / Senior Consultant Pulmonologist
Experience : More than 15 years in the field of Pulmonary medicine,
Recipient of "YOUNG PULMONOLOGIST AWARD - 2015" which is given to the best pulmonologist among Kerala. She received this honour as an appreciation for her services and excellence in the branch of pulmonology.

About Dr. Asmita

She has settled in Kerala since 2008, and even though she is Gujarati by birth, speaks fluent Malayalam. She has good patient communication skills and deals the patient with utmost gentleness and care. What make her one of the “best Pulmonologist in Kerala” are her vast experience in the branch of pulmonary medicine and her skills in doing intervenional procedures like fiberoptic bronchoscopy, bronchoscopic biopsy, medical thoracoscopy, and thoracoscopic biopsy. She is well versed in evaluation and treatment of common pulmonary problems like asthma, allergic disorders, COPD, pleural diseases, tuberculosis and other rare lung diseases like sarcoidosis, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and other systemic lung diseases. Eventhough, she is a busy Pulmonologist, she has more than 30 scientific publications to her credit which says volumes about her up-to-date knowledge and puts her in the list as one of the best pulmonogist across India.