Dr. Dharm Prakash Dwivedi

Dr. Dharm Prakash Dwivedi
Pulmonary Medicine
Additional Professor
Medical Registration number: 
OPD Timing: 
9AM to 1PM(All days)
Academic Qualifications: 


Special Area of Interest: 
ILD, Interventional Pulmonology, Severe Asthma, respiratory physiology

1. Venkatachalam P, Dwivedi DP, Govindraj V. FEV1/FEV6 is effective as a surrogate for FEV1/FVC in the diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis. 2020 Sep 6.
2. Bai M, Dwivedi DP, Vishnukanth G, Ramasubramaniam K. Spontaneous pneumomediastinum, pneumopericardium and subcutaneous emphysema in a case of interstitial pneumonia with autoimmune features. The Indian Journal of Tuberculosis. 2020 Jul 19;67(4):567-70.
3. Rajaram M, Ravindra AG, Dwivedi DP, Ramakrishnan J, Chinnakali P, Mohapatra MM. HIV Status Among Presumptive Tuberculosis Cases Attending Tertiary Care Centre in South India. Advances in respiratory medicine. 2018;86(5):211-4.
4. Thangavelu K, Krishnakumariamma K, Pallam G, Prakash DD, Chandrashekar L, Kalaiarasan E, Das S, Muthuraj M, Joseph NM. Prevalence and speciation of non-tuberculous mycobacteria among pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis suspects in South India. Journal of Infection and Public Health. 2021 Mar 1;14(3):320-3.

5. Vishnukanth G, Dwivedi DP, Joseph J, Ravindra AG, Shahul A. Secondary spontaneous pneumothorax-An unusual clinical presentation of Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis. IP Indian Journal of Immunology and Respiratory Medicine. 2017 Oct 15;2(3):93-5.
6. Govindaraj V, Joseph J, Dwivedi DP, Kumar BN. 65-year-old Lady with Right Sided Chest Pain-Interesting Radiology. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research: JCDR. 2016 Dec 1;10(12):OJ02-3.
7. Mohapatra MM, Rajaram M, Dwivedi DP, Govindraj V, Upadhya P. An overview of treatment options for COVID-19. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2020;9:1770-7.
8. Mulkoju R, Saka VK, Rajaram M, Kumari R, Negi VS, Mohapatra MM, Govindaraj V, Dwivedi DP, Babu VM. Pulmonary Manifestations in Systemic Sclerosis: Hospital-Based Descriptive Study. Cureus. 2020 Jun 16;12(6):e8649.
9. Vishnukanth G, Dwivedi D, Shahul A, Mulkoju R, Sahoo J. Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis in a patient with kartagener's disease: An unusual association. Indian Journal of Respiratory Care. 2019 Jul 1;8(2):118-.
10. Ravindra AG, Rajaram M, Dwivedi DP, Palanivel C, Ramakrishnan J, Saka VK. Same-day Smear Method Compared with Conventional Sputum Method for Diagnosing Pulmonary Tuberculosis. Cureus. 2018 Jun 7;10(6):e2761-.
11. Govindaraj V, Kalpakkam H, Kumar BN, Narayanaswamy S, Manju R, Dwivedi DP. Sweyer james syndrome-a case report. Int J Cur Res Rev| Vol. 2015 Aug 15;7(16):59.
12. Mohapatra M, Rajaram M, Dwivedi D, Vishnukanth G. Pneumorrhachis in a patient with stable bronchial asthma. International Journal of Advanced Medical and Health Research. 2018 Jan 1;5(1):31-.
13. Bai M, Dwivedi DP, Babu VM, Warrier LS, Chauhan AS. Splenic silicosis: A rare cause of splenic calcifications. Indian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2021 Jul;25(3):185

Positions Held: 

Senior Research Officer, NIRT, ICMR, Chennai (May 2004-May 2006)
Senior Consultant Chest, DSP Hospital, SAIL, Durgapur (May 2006-March2013)
Assistant Professor, Pulmonary Medicine, JIPMER, Puducherry (March 2013-June 2016)
Associate Professor, Pulmonary Medicine, JIPMER, Puducherry (July 2013-June 2020)
Additional Professor, Pulmonary Medicine, JIPMER, Puducherry (July 2020- till date)

Special Clinics: 

ILD clinic