(KS26) Consultant Pulmonologist (Respiratory Medicine)

We are very excited to be working with one of the top private hospitals within the Indian Ocean (Island nation) who currently have a 'Consultant Pulmonologist' position currently available.

As a 'Consultant Pulmonologist', your responsibilities will consist of but not limited to:
  • Obtain comprehensive history, perform and interpret pulmonological exams and tests to aid in the diagnosis of pulmonary diseases and conditions, including CT scans, chest fluoroscopies, ultrasounds, and bronchoscopies.
  • Diagnose and treat conditions, such as asthma, bronchitis, and emphysema.
  • Diagnose and treat allergic disorders related to pulmonology.
  • Diagnose and treat sleep disorders.
  • Performing various specialized procedures in order to acquire samples of the chest wall lining or the lungs, for further analysis.
  • Provide therapeutic interventions including therapeutic thoracentesis, chest tube insertion, bronchoscopy etc. for the treatment of appropriate respiratory conditions
  • Providing immunizations against preventable pulmonary diseases
  • Maintaining detailed notes of appointments with patients, including comments, tests and/or treatments prescribed, and test results.
  • Referring patients to cardiothoracic surgeons and other specialties, when necessary
  • Providing support and advice to patients receiving long-term care.
  • Conducting research into the testing and development of new medications and methods of treatment.
General Requirements
Board Certified / Unencumbered License or registration from home country
Minimum Post Graduate Specialist Degree in Respiratory Medicine
Previous experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities
Adaptable and able to work in a multicultural team
Excellent communication skills and proficiency in English

If this role is of interest to you, please upload your CV via the website or alternatively you could email your CV to kavins@ksgmedical.co.uk.