- Medical School - Gajra Raja Medical College (1991-1996)
- Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2011-2014), Pulmonary Diseases & Critical Care Medicine
- Residency - Michigan State University (2008-2011), Internal Medicine
- Internship - Drexel University College of Medicine (2005-2006), Internal Medicine
- Internship - Gajra Raja Medical College, India (1996-1997), Internal Medicine
- Residency - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India (1998-2000), Infectious Diseases
Amit Banga, M.D.
- Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease
- Lung (Pulmonary) Disorders
- Lung Transplant Medicine
Dr. Banga earned his medical degree at Jiwaji University in India. He completed residencies in internal medicine at All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi and at Michigan State University. He then received advanced training in pulmonary and critical care medicine through a fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic.
Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, pulmonary disease, and critical care medicine, he joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2014.
Dr. Banga has delivered scores of presentations and written dozens of peer-reviewed articles on topics related to pulmonary and critical care medicine. His original research papers have been published in top lung transplantation journals, including the Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, Transplantation, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, and Chest. He has also contributed chapters to two books and served as a scientific journal reviewer.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians and a member of the American Thoracic Society and the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation.
In 2013, Dr. Banga won the Young Investigator Award from the American College of Chest Physicians. His research was also recognized by the American Thoracic Society during its annual meetings in 2012 and 2013. From 2011 to 2015, he was included in the Marquis “Who’s Who in Healthcare” list.
- Abstract Scholarship 2013, American Thoracic Society
- Young Investigator Award 2004, American College of Chest Physicians
- Young Scientist Foreign Travel Grant 2003, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Dehli, India
- Travel Award 2012, American Thoracic Society
Hospital length of stay after lung transplantation: Independent predictors and association with early and late survival.
Banga A, Mohanka M, Mullins J, Bollineni S, Kaza V, Ring S, Bajona P, Peltz M, Wait M, Torres F The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation 2016 Aug
Noninvasive ventilation in patients with chronic obstructive airway disease.
Khilnani GC, Banga A International journal of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 2008 3 3 351-7
The Natural History of Lung Function after Lung Transplantation for a1-Antitrypsin Deficiency.
Banga A, Gildea T, Rajeswaran J, Rokadia H, Blackstone EH, Stoller JK American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine 2014 Aug 190 3 274-81
Non-invasive ventilation for acute exacerbation of COPD with very high PaCO(2): A randomized controlled trial.
Khilnani GC, Saikia N, Banga A, Sharma SK Lung India : official organ of Indian Chest Society 2010 Jul 27 3 125-30
Post-hypercapnic alkalosis is associated with ventilator dependence and increased ICU stay.
Banga A, Khilnani GC COPD 2009 Dec 6 6 437-40
Obesity, and not obstructive sleep apnea, is responsible for metabolic abnormalities in a cohort with sleep-disordered breathing.
Sharma SK, Kumpawat S, Goel A, Banga A, Ramakrishnan L, Chaturvedi P Sleep medicine 2007 Jan 8 1 12-7
Mast cell phenotypes in the allograft after lung transplantation
Banga A, Han Y, Wang X, Hsieh F Clinical Transplantation 2016 In press
COUNTERPOINT: Are the CHEST Guidelines Global in Coverage? No.
Mehta AC, Banga A, Stoller JK Chest 2015 Jan 147 1 13-5
Association of pre-transplant kidney function with outcomes after lung transplantation.
Banga A, Mohanka M, Mullins J, Bollineni S, Kaza V, Torres F, Tanriover B Clinical transplantation 2017 Feb
Use of non-invasive ventilation in a pregnant woman with acute respiratory distress syndrome due to pneumonia.
Banga A, Khilnani GC The Indian journal of chest diseases & allied sciences 2009 Apr-Jun 51 2 115-7
Predictors of outcome among patients on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to lung transplantation.
Banga A, Batchelor E, Mohanka M, Bollineni S, Kaza V, Mullins J, Tran M, Bajona P, Peltz M, Wait M, Torres F Clinical transplantation 2017 Apr
Disease Recurrence and Acute Cellular Rejection Episodes During the First Year After Lung Transplantation Among Patients With Sarcoidosis.
Banga A, Sahoo D, Lane CR, Farver CF, Budev MM Transplantation 2015 Mar
Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients with Lung Transplantation Requiring Admission to the Medical Intensive Care Unit.
Banga A, Sahoo D, Lane CR, Mehta AC, Akindipe O, Budev MM, Wang X, Sasidhar M Chest 2014 May
A study of characteristics of Michigan workers with work-related asthma exposed to welding.
Banga A, Reilly MJ, Rosenman KD Journal of occupational and environmental medicine / American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2011 Apr 53 4 415-9
A prospective study of risk factor profile & incidence of deep venous thrombosis among medically-ill hospitalized patients at a tertiary care hospital in northern India.
Sharma SK, Gupta V, Kadhiravan T, Banga A, Seith A, Kumar A, Saxena R, Thabah MM, Gulati V, Bhatia I, Kavimandan AA The Indian journal of medical research 2009 Dec 130 6 726-30
Prevalence and risk factors for wheezing in children from rural areas of north India.
Sharma SK, Banga A Allergy and asthma proceedings : the official journal of regional and state allergy societies 2007 Nov-Dec 28 6 647-53
- Hospital length of stay after lung transplantation: Independent predictors and association with early and late survival.
- Chronic lung allograft dysfunction
- Ex-vivo Lung Perfusion
- Role of mast cell in allograft dysfunction after lung transplantation
- Outcomes after lung transplantation
- Lung (Pulmonary) Disorders
- Lung Transplant Medicine