Dr. Inderdeep Dhaliwal, MD, FRCPC


Rank / Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor



  • MD , Xavier University School of Medicine
  • MSc (HQ), Queens University
  • Respirology, Western University
  • Interventional Pulmonology, University of Ottawa

Research Interests / Specializations

  • Endobronchial Ultrasound
  • Pleural disease
  • Medical pleuroscopy
  • Interventional bronchoscopy
  • Healthcare quality, utilization



2021 AMOSO Innovation Grant. Principle Applicant. Endoscopic nodal staging in oligometastatic non-small cell cancer being treated with stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (ENDO-SABR). 44,790 funding for 1 year clinical trial.  


2020 CIHR Vaping Catalyst Grant. Co-applicant. Novel pulmonary imaging of lung structure and function in symptomatic and asymptomatic e-cigarette smokers. 100,000 funding for 1 year trial.  


2020 Ontario COVID Response Grant. Co-applicant. Lung structure-function in survivors of mild and severe COPD19 infection: Xe MRI and CT for Rapid Evaluations and Next-wave Healthcare Planning. Budget pending.  



 Primary/Senior Author: 


Gillett D, Mitchell MA, Dhaliwal I. Avoid the Trap: Non-expanding Lung. CHEST. 2021. Accepted/In-Press.  


Kassirian S, Mitchell MA, McCormack DG, Zeman-Pocrnich C, Dhaliwal I. Rapid-onsite evaluation in capillary pull versus suction biopsy technique with endobronchial ultrasound-transbronchial needle aspiration. J Bronchol Interv Pulm. 2021 Accepted/In-Press.  


Chakraborty D, Shephard J, Gregor J, Dhaliwal I. The Tricky Trachea: Tracheitis and mediastinitis treated with Infliximab and Steroids in a patient with ulcerative colitis. CHEST. 2021. Accepted/In-Press.  


Dhaliwal I, Gillett D, Train E, Amjadi K, Mitchell M, Johnson A. Budget-impact analysis for pleuroscopy in the diagnosis of undifferentiated pleural effusion. Canadian Journal of Respiratory Critical Care, Sleep Medicine. 2019 


Dhaliwal I, Mahdavian M, Asghari S, Wong BCT, Labelle R, Amjadi K. Management of malignant pleural effusion with ASEPT pleural catheter: quality of life, feasibility and patient satisfaction. Canadian Respiratory Journal. 2016 




Tremblay A, Chee AC, Dhaliwal I, Dumoulin E, Gillson A, MacEachern PR, Mitchell M, Schieman C, Stollery D, Li P, Fortin M, Tyan CC, Vakil E, Hergott C. Protocol for the Stather Canadian Outcomes Registry for Chest ProcedurEs (SCOPE). BMJ Open Respir Res. 2021. 


Sedano R, Dhaliwal I, Ramsewak D,Jairath V. Drug-induced lupus associated with vedolizumab in a patient with crohns disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2020.  


Mitchell MA, Deschner E, Dhaliwal I, Amjadi K, Chee A. Association between patient demographics, comorbidities and clinical outcomes in adults hospitalized for empyema. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2020. 


Eddy R, Serajeddini H, Knipping D, Landman ST, Bosma K, Mackenzie CA, Dhaliwal I, Parraga G. Pulmonary functional MRI and CT in a survivor of bronchiolitis and respiratory failure caused by e-cigarette use. CHEST. 2020.  


Goodman CD, Nijman SFM, Senan S, Nossent EJ, Ryerson CJ, Dhaliwal I, Qu XM,  

Laba J, Rodrigues GB, Palma DA. A primer on interstitial lung disease and thoracic radiation. Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 2020 


Mitchell MA, Dhaliwal I, Mulpuru S, Amjari K, Chee A. Early readmission to hospital in patients with cancer with malignant pleural effusions: Analysis of the nationwide readmissions database. CHEST. 2020 


Landman ST, Dhaliwal I, Mackenzie CA, Martiu T, Steele , Bosma KJ. Life-threatning bronchiolitis related to e-cigarette use in a Canadian youth. Canadian Medical Association Journal. 2019 


Palma DA, Chen H, Bahig H, Gaede S, Harrow S, Laba JM, Qu XM, Rodrigues GM, Yaremko BP, Yu E, Louie AV, Dhaliwal I, Ryerson CJ. Assessment of precision irradiation in early non-small cell lung cancer and interstitial lung disease (ASPIRE-ILD): study protocol for a phase II trial. British Medical Council Cancer .2019 


Contact Information

London Health Sciences Centre - Victoria Hospital

Phone: (519) 667-6596

Administrative Assistant:  Kelli Boudah