Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute Delhi

Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute Delhi is a post graduate institute of medical science. Operational activities of the institute are funded by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Government of India. The foundation stone of the institute was laid down in the year 1949 by the then Deputy Prime Minister of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. The faculty members are well trained and experienced. The faculty members also form part of the research projects that are sponsored by organizations like World health Organization, and other research agencies of the Indian Government. Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute in Delhi celebrated its Golden Jubilee on April 6th in the year 1999.


  • Name of the InstitutionVallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute
  • Type of InstitutionMedical Science
  • LocationDelhi
  • AffiliationUniversity of Delhi
  • About the InstitutionVallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute carries out research on various aspects related to diseases of the chest. It is also into developing new technologies related to methods of diagnosis. The main courses offered are related to pulmonary medicine.
  • Courses offeredPh.D programs, MD, Diploma
  • DepartmentsPhysiology, Respiratory Medicine, Mycology, Pharmacology, Pulmonary Medicine, Virology, Allergy and Immunology, and Bacteriology,
  • Facts Services offered by the institute include the following – Yoga Therapy & Research Centre
    Cardio Pulmonary Rehabilitation Clinic
    Tobacco Cessation Clinic
    OPD services for chest diseases
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit
    24 hours emergency
    Inpatient facility for 60 patients
    Pulmonary Function Test
    Urine and Stool Tests
    C.T Scan
    Echocardiography H
    IV Test
    Skin Tests
    Routine Blood Tests