Dr Jayanta Mukherjee is a consultant respiratory and general physician based in Leamington Spa and Solihull, West Midlands. He specialises in asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic cough alongside pneumonia, lung cancer and lung diseases, privately practicing for Nuffield Health Warwickshire Hospital, Spire Parkway Hospital and as an e-consultant. He also works for South Warwickshire Hospitals NHS Trust as the lead clinician for its lung cancer and Long Covid service.
Dr Mukherjee, who was previously the clinical director of respiratory medicine for his NHS trust, prides himself in providing patient care that's timely and compassionate. He aims to develop strong and long-lasting connections with each of his patients by giving sound medical advice that includes responsible diagnoses and procedures.
Previous to his impressive professional achievements, Dr Mukherjee completed his MBBS and postgraduate studies in India where he was awarded an MD and a DNB (Diplomate National Board, India). On relocation to the UK, he completed his FRCP (Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom) and a Masters in Medical Education (MMedEd).
Dr Mukherjee's educational background, particularly his master's degree, reflects in the educational aspect of his work. He is Honorary Associate Professor at the University of Warwick and the Professionalism Theme Lead at Buckingham Medical School.
Further to Dr Mukherjee's medical practice and clinical educational experience, he has been involved in research surrounding asthma. He has also published case reports in various aspects of respiratory medicine in peer-reviewed journals, presented at the annual conference of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) as well as citing regularly in medical meetings.
Dr Mukherjee is actively involved in his medical association memberships which includes the British Thoracic Society and the European Respiratory Society. He is also a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, UK (FRCP).