Dr. Vikas Deswal

Senior Consultant Internal Medicine



Dr. Vikas Deswal is a Senior Consultant – Infectious Diseases in the Internal Medicine department of Medanta – The Medicity.  He did his Infectious diseases training at prestigious Christian Medical College, Vellore. Dr. Deswal has a wide experience in the diagnosis and management of infections across various specialities. He has special interest in managing HIV, tropical fever (Dengue, Malaria, Enteric, Scrub Typhus) and infections in transplant and oncology patients.  His other areas of interest include anti-microbial stewardship, management of multi-drug resistant infections and infections in critically ill patients.  He has extensive experience in managing complex infections like infective endocarditis, meningitis, encephalitis, prosthesis and implant-related infections and pyrexia of unknown origin.

Medical Qualifications

Post Doctoral Fellowship Infectious DiseasesChristian Medical College, Vellore2018
Advanced Vaccinology CourseINDVAC2017
International Short Course in Tropical MedicineChristian Medical College, Vellore2016
MD General MedicineMMU, Mullana2014
MBBSKurukshetra University2010

Specialization and Expertise

  • Infectious diseases
  • HIV, tropical and travel medicine
  • Transplant infections
  • Antimicrobial stewardship

Memberships & Certifications

  • Clinical Infectious Disease Society of India (CIDS)
  • Indian Medical Association