Dr Aji Kavidasan

Consultant in General & Respiratory Medicine

MBBS, MRCP (UK) MRCP (London), FCCP

Clinical Interests

In addition to General Chest Medicine, Dr Kavidasan has a particular interest in:

  • Pleural Diseases and Interventional Pulmonology (Medical Thoracoscopy)
  • Sleep associated breathing disorders (Snoring)
  • Investigation and management of suspected Lung Cancer and Pulmonary Physiology
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea
  • Lung Infections including Pulmonary TB
  • Post Covid 19 symptoms/syndrome
  • Fullness in the throat
  • Wheezing
  • Chest tightness
  • Chest Aching 
  • Breathlessness
  • Haemoptysis
  • Post pneumonia symptoms
  • Sputum production
  • Persistent Coughing
  • Asthma
  • Fatigue
  • Persistent fever
  • Night sweats  
  • Intermittent chest pain 
  • Referral for Lung function tests
  • Referral to specialist chest physiotherapist
  • Lung nodule monitoring
  • Exercise tolerance decline
     

Specialities:

Personal profile

Dr Aji Kavidasan was appointed as Consultant Chest Physician at Milton Keynes Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in October 2008.He is the Lead Clinician in the Department of Respiratory Medicine. He is also one of the Oxford Deanery Specialist training committee members for Specialist Registrar in Respiratory and General Medicine.

Having gained his MRCP in 2001, he has undergone higher specialist training in Respiratory and General Medicine in Bristol, where he worked mainly at North Bristol Lung Centre and University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust (formerly known as Bristol Royal Infirmary).

He was awarded with the Fellowship of American College of Chest Physician in 2009. Dr Kavidasan is also an elected member of American College of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonolgy & World Association of Bronchologist.

Year qualified:

2001