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Dr. Sourabh Pahuja

Consultant

Department

Pulmonary Medicine

Qualification

MBBS, MD, DM

Dr. Sourabh Pahuja, is a DM Pulmonary, Critical care and Sleep medicine trained doctor from India’s most prestigious and best medical institute All India institute of medical sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi. His primary education (MBBS) is from one of the largest medical school, GMC Nagpur. He did his MD Respiratory Medicine from GSVM medical college Kanpur where he stood first in university exams. He has worked for 3 years in Respiratory Care Unit (RCU) and Pulmonary ward at Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC), New Delhi. At AIIMS, New Delhi he has been trained in highly advanced pulmonology aspects like respiratory critical care (including ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane oxygenator) HFNC (High Flow Nasal Cannula), NAVA(neutrally adjusted ventilatory assist) and interventional pulmonology services like flexible bronchoscopies including Bronchoalveolar Lavage (BAL), Endobronchial Biopsy (EBBx), Conventional Transbronchial needle aspiration (cTBNA) and Transbronchial Lung Biopsies (TBLB), Linear and radial EBUS guided TBNA and biopsy as well as Rigid bronchoscopic guided Stent placement, Debulking, Balloon dilatation and Transbronchial Lung Cryobiospy (TBLC) and diagnostic as well as therapeutic Thoracoscopic procedures. He has a keen interest in research and has more than 20 publications. His areas of interest include interventional pulmonology, lung cancer, lung transplant and respiratory critical care services.

Pulmonary medicine, Sleep medicine, Interventional Pulmonology, Critical care medicine, Lung Cancer and Lung transplant services.
Worked for 3 years in RESPIRATORY CARE UNIT (R.C.U.) and CHEST MEDICINE ward at Deptt. of TB and Respiratory diseases at GSVM medical college, Kanpur during Post Graduation (2011-2014).Worked as a Senior Resident in Dept of Pulmonary Medicine at AIIMS Raipur in 2014.Worked for 3 years in Respiratory Care Unit (RCU) and Pulmonary ward at Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC), New Delhi. Worked as Senior resident (Academic) for 3 years in Pulmonary ICU and Pulmonary medicine ward at AIIMS New Delhi during Super specialization (Jan 2018-July 2021).Experience in INTERVETIONAL PULMONOLOGY in the form of Routine bronchoscopies, Conventional Transbronchial needle aspiration (cTBNA) and Transbronchial Lung Biopsies(TBLB), Bronchoalveolar Lavage(BAL), Endobronchial Biopsy(EBBx), Linear EBUS guided TBNA, Radial EBUS guided biopsy, Rigid bronchoscopic guided Stent placement, Debulking, Balloon dilatation and Transbronchial Lung Cryobiospy (TBLC) and diagnostic and therapeutic Thoracoscopic procedures.Performed Bronchoscopies in INTENSIVE CARE.Worked in COVID ICU as well as ward during COVID pandemic Worked in Intensive care on ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane oxygenator) HFNC (High Flow Nasal Cannula), NAVA(neutrally adjusted ventilatory assist)and IABP(Intra-aortic balloon pulsation)Experience in Point of care ultrasound/ECHO in ICU, Emergency and Pulmonary ward patients Worked as Senior Consultant at Metro Centre for Respiratory disease, Noida from July 2021-July 2022.
Stood first in University at exit level exam during MD
  1. Hadda V, Pahuja S, Mittal S, Madan K, Khan MA, Mohan A, Guleria R. Effects of Neurally Adjusted Ventilation Assist (NAVA) and conventional modes of mechanical ventilation on diaphragm functions: A randomized controlled trial. Heart & Lung. 2022 May 1;53:36-41.
  2. Hadda V, Suri TM, Pahuja S, El-Khatib M, Ciobanu LD, Cabrita B, Karim HM, Barjaktarevic I, Crimi C, Garuti G, Mittal S. Secretion management in patients with ineffective airway clearance with non-invasive mechanical ventilation use: Expert guidance for clinical practice. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease. 2021 Jun 7.
  3. Pahuja S, Madan M, Mittal S, Pandey RM. Weather Parameters and COVID-19: A Correlational Analysis. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2021 Jan;63(1):69
  4. Pahuja S, Madan K, Mohan A, Hadda V, Mittal S. Medical Thoracoscopy for Pleural Infection: Are We There Yet?. Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 2020 Sep;17(9):1173-4
  5. Madan M, Pahuja S, Mohan A, Pandey RM, Madan K, Hadda V, Tiwari P, Guleria R, Mittal S. TB infection and BCG vaccination: are we protected from COVID-19?. Public health. 2020 Aug 1;185:91-2.
  6. Madan M, Pahuja S, Tyagi R, Mohan A, Pandey RM, Madan K, Hadda V, Tiwari P, Guleria R, Mittal S. Ambient temperature and COVID-19 outcomes. Advances in Respiratory Medicine. 2021 Apr 21.
  7. Mittal S, Pahuja S, Madan M, Agarwal D, Mohan A, Madan K, Srivastava A, Bhalla AS, Chaudhry R, Sharma MC, Kumar U. A Case of Legionellosis During the COVID-19 Pandemic. JCR: Journal of Clinical Rheumatology. 2021 Feb 3
  8. Iyer H, Pahuja S, Mohan A, Barwad A. A rare primary tracheal tumor. Lung India 2022;39:195-8.
  9. Mohan A, Tiwari P, Bhatnagar S, Patel A, Maurya A, Dar L, Pahuja S, Garg R, Gupta N, Sahoo B, Gupta R. Clinico-demographic profile & hospital outcomes of COVID-19 patients admitted at a tertiary care centre in north India. Indian journal of medical research. 2020 Jan 1;152(1):61.
  10. Pahuja S, Yadav P, Gautam AK, Kumar A, Kumar A, Chaudhri S. Study of serum C-reactive protein levels in acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients. Int J Med Sci Public Health. 2016 Apr 1;5:694-9
  11. Kumar A, Yadav P, Pahuja S, Chaudhri S. Hydatid disease of pleura: a rare cause of recurrent pneumothorax. Journal of Case Reports. 2016 Jul 3;6(2):273-6.
  12. Prashant Y, Sourabh P, Aditya G, Anand K, Sudhir C. Effect of inhaled anticholinergic drugs on intraocular pressure in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients. Indian J Basic Appl Med Res. 2015;4(2):458-64.
  13. Sahu MK, Bipin C, Pahuja S, Singh SP, Hadda V. A 92 Days Run of Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. Journal of Cardiac Critical Care TSS Vol. 2020;4(2).
  14. Kumar A, Verma AK, Kumar A, Yadav P, Bhatia A, Pahuja S, Kant S. Kartagener syndrome: A review of three cases. Sahel Medical Journal. 2015 Oct 1;18(4):203.
  15. Elavarasi A, Sagiraju HKR, Garg RK, Ratre B, Pahuja S, Gupta N, et al. Clinical features, demography, and predictors of outcomes of SARS-CoV-2 infection at a tertiary care hospital in India: A cohort study. Lung India 2022;39:16-26.
  16. Talwar D, Vadala R, Pahuja S, et al. (January 17, 2022) Pulmonary-Renal Syndrome: A Real-World Experience From a Tertiary Care Pulmonary Center in North India. Cureus 14(1): e21327. DOI 10.7759/cureus.2132
  17. Talwar D, Talwar D, Jain N, Prajapat D, Pahuja S. A retrospective observational study on pheno-endotypes of severe asthma among adults attending asthma clinic in a tertiary care centre in India. Lung India. 2022 Sep 1;39(5):393-400.
  18. Sirohiya P, Elavarasi A, Sagiraju HK, Baruah M, Gupta N, Garg RK, Paul SS, Ratre BK, Singh R, Kumar B, Pahuja S. Silent Hypoxia in Coronavirus disease-2019: Is it more dangerous?-A retrospective cohort study. Lung India. 2022 May 1;39(3):247-53.