Dr Pragati Agrawal
Dr Pragati Agrawal is a Consultant in Pulmonology, who brings exceptional expertise and over 14 years of experience to NMC Royal Hospital – Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi. After graduating from Grant Medical College, Mumbai, and completing her Post-graduation in Pulmonary Medicine from Seth G. S. Medical College, Mumbai, India. Dr Pragati has honed her skills in one of the country's top Pulmonary Medicine Departments.
During her academic journey, Dr Pragati excelled as a scholarship holder and demonstrated exceptional merit. She has acquired comprehensive knowledge and hands-on experience in advanced facilities, including the Intensive Respiratory Care Unit (IRCU), Pulmonary Function Lab, Environmental Research Lab, Video/Fluoroscopy-assisted Bronchoscopy Unit, and a fully functional Sleep Lab.
Previously, Dr Pragati served as a Consultant in Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine at the prestigious Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology in Trivandrum, Kerala. Her responsibilities included clinical sleep medicine, research, training residents and neurologists in sleep medicine, managing the day-to-day operations of a Sleep Lab, and handling various pulmonary cases. She has also been honoured with the esteemed World Sleep Federation Certificate in sleep medicine.
She is a member of several professional associations, including Indian Chest Society, The Indian Sleep Disorders Association, Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine and the European Respiratory Society. She has also taken part as a speaker in several CMEs in India and in UAE.
Dr Pragati's areas of expertise encompass the management of severe asthma, COPD, obstructive sleep apena, pulmonary infections, flexible bronchoscopy and related procedures. Prior to joining NMC Royal Hospital, Abu Dhabi, she served as an Assistant Professor in Pulmonary Medicine at D.Y. Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai.
Dr Pragati is fluent in English, Hindi, Urdu and has knowledge of basis Arabic.