Director & Head, Department of Pulmonology,
Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj
Expertise: Pulmonology, Medical ICU and Sleep Medicine, Infectious DiseasesRequest Appointment
Dr. Vivek Nangia is a qualified Interventional Pulmonologist with nearly two decades of clinical experience. He has done his MD in Respiratory Medicine (India) and Diploma in Interventional Pulmonology (Spain). He is amongst the pioneers to conduct various Bronchoscopic Interventions and Medical Thoracoscopy in Delhi. He has been a Visiting Fellow at the department of Pediatric Pulmonology, Royal Brompton Hospital, London and has been Awarded a fellowship by the American College of Chest Physicians.
He won the Best Research Award in Interventional Pulmonology in NAPCON 2002, for his original experience in the “use of LASER in lung cancer patients.” He is also the recipient of the “Brands Achiever Best Pulmonologist in India, 2015” award.
He is one of the very few qualified Infectious Diseases Specialists in the entire country, having successfully completed first a Diploma and then M.Sc in Infectious Diseases from London University, UK. He is extensively trained in Critical Care Medicine and was a fellow in the department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Cleveland Clinics, Ohio, USA.
He has a keen interest in Sleep Medicine and has undergone training in Sleep Medicine at Stanford University, California, USA. Dr. Vivek Nangia has quite a few publications at national and international levels to his credit and has been a faculty member at several national & international conferences. He has contributed several chapters to various medical textbooks which are read by physicians all over the country. He himself has also compiled a book titled “Sleep Related Breathing Disorders” which has received much acclaim.
He holds a special interest in Clinical Nutrition and has undergone training at the TNT program in Mumbai. He is a Post Graduate Teacher certified by the National Board of Examinations and is actively involved in research and academics. Pursuing his administrative skills, he has undergone training on “Development of Leadership skills” at the one of the most prestigious institutes of the country, the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad.