Bharath Comprehensive Chest Care Centre (B4C)

Bharath Comprehensive Chest Care Centre is a specialised centre of excellence functioning at Bharath Hospital., Kottayam. B4C provides the most compassionate patient care while offering the most advanced surgeries and the therapies for chest diseases. We are equipped with all the infrastructure to manage every condition from the extremely common to the very rare and life threatening.

In B4C you will be treated by a multidisciplinary team that considers every aspect of your diagnosis treatment and rehabilitation and it’s arsenal has all the latest medical and surgical techniques the team comprises of Pulmonologist,  Cardiothorasic Surgeon, Anesthesiologist, Gastroenterologist, Radiologist, Nuclear Physician, Respiratory Therapist and Dietician.

Facilities Offered

  • Round the clock availability of expert doctors and well trained Intensive Care and OT Nurses.
  • State-of-the-art critical care, ICU Facility- Medical and Surgical -with most modern multipara monitors and ventilators.
  • Non Invasive Ventilation.
  • Continuous epidural analgesic for Pain
  • ECMO facility for acute and severe respiratory failure.
  • Hemodialysis.

Thorasic surgery procedures done at B4C

  • Tube thoracostomy for pneumothorax and hemopneumothorax.
  • Open Lung Biopsy.
  • Exploratory and Therapeutic Thoracotomy.
  • Chest Trauma Management.
  • Bullous  disease of lung and COPD.
  • I. Bullectoy  II. Wedge Resection III.  Lobectomy.
  • Brochopleural Fistula Closure.
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery.
  • Empyema management including decortication for fibrothorax.
  • Chest wall tumour excision / Rib Tumour Excision.
  • Chest Deformity Correction Surgery.
  • Pleural Biopsy.
  • Mediastinal Tumour Excision.
  • Thymectomy for Mysthenia Gravis.
  • Mediastinal lymphnode biopsy and staging thoracostomy.
  • Benign and Malignant Pulmonary Lession ( Solitary Pulmonary Nodule, Carcinoma Lung, Carcinoid, Aspergilloma (Fungal Ball), Drug Resistant pulmonary tuberculosis sequelae, Brochiectasis, Hydatid Disease, Pulmonary Metastasis.
  •  Wedge Resection
  • Segmentectomy
  • Lobectomy
  • Pnuemonectomy
  • Metastasectomy
  • Pulmonary Thrombo Ebolectomy.
  • Surgery for  disease of Diaphragm.
  • Sympathectomy for hyperhiderosis.
  • Retrosternal goiter excision.
  • ECMO for acute and severe respiratory failure.
  • Video Assisted Thorasic Surgery (VATS) is offered for suitable patients.
  • Future Plan Lung Transplantion.

Pulmonary Medicine Services.

  • Pulmonary Function Test.
  • Exercise Tolerance Test.
  • Bronchoscopy – Diagnsotic and Therapeutic.
  • Sleep study for Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

Our Doctors

  • Name
  • Dr. 
    B.Sc. ,MBBS. 
    10:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Dr. 
    MBBS. ,MS.
    10:00 am to 1:00 pm