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Our Team ➝ Dr. Arpan Shah


Dr. Arpan Shah


Consultant Pulmonologist & Medical Director

Clinical Experience:

8 years


Hospital Idol 2007


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Dr. Arpan Shah

Role at PLHI (Bio)

Dr. Arpan is constantly involved in the path finding and strategic decisions at Pranayam Lung & Heart Institute. He has responsible for the successful setting up not only sleep lab but both interventional pulmonary and interventional cardiology units along with cardio-thoracic unit.

Professional Qualification

Dr Arpan received his MBBS and DTCD degrees from Pramukhswami Medical College and Shree Krishna Hospital, Karamsad in 2008. Following which he joined P. D. Hinduja National Hospital and Research Center for his degree in DNB pulmonology, which he cleared in 2011. He received a degree in Industrial health (CIH) from M S University, Vadodara in 2011. He has been awarded FCCP from American College of Chest Physicians and FAPSR from Japan.

Area of Expertise

➣ Critical Care Medicine

➣ Pulmonary Hypertension

➣ Sleep Apnea

➣ Pulmonary Fibrosis

➣ Occupation Health

➣ Interventional Pulmonology

Fellowship and Oration

Fellow of American college of chest physicians (FCCP), Fellow of Asia Pacific society of respirology (FAPSR)


➣ College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)

➣ World Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology

➣ American Thoracic Society

➣ European Respiratory Society

➣ Indian Chest Society

➣ Indian Medical Association

➣ Indian Red Cross Society

➣ Chest Group

➣ Baroda Tuberculosis Association

Research and Publications

1)  Pulmonary tuberculosis masquerading as community acquired pneumonia(Link)

=>  Respiratory Medicine CME

- November 2010

- Authors: lancelot pinto, Arpan Shah, Kushal Shah, Zarir F Udwadia

2)  Nine Year Profile of AIDS associated Pneumocystis Jirovecii Pneumonia from a tertiary referral centre

=>  American Thoracic Society Conference, New Orleans

- May 2010

- Authors: Arpan Shah, Zarir F Udwadia

3)  Oxaliplatin-induced lung fibrosis(Link)

=>  Oxaliplatin-induced lung fibrosis(Link)

- July 2009

- Authors:Arpan Shah, Zarir F Udwadia, Sachin Almel

4)  ERS 2016

=>  Non tuberculosis mycobacterial absccessus of the parotid gland

- September 2016,

- European Respiratory Society International Congress, London 2016 5) "Non-Tuberculous Mycobacterium Abscess of Parotid gland ": London (Presentation)

Extracurricular Interests

➣ Running (Dr. Arpan has completed many full marathons and is training for a triathlon)

➣ Reading

➣ Swimming

➣ Travelling

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