Best of East

  • MRI and PET CT- An introduction

    Dr MA Hashmi, MRI- Incharge and Dr Somanath Pandey, Nuclear Medicine Consultant, Saroj Gupta Cancer Centre & Research Institute, talk on MRI and PET CT’s...

  • Anandaloke Hospital & Neurosciences Centre: Committed to provide best healthcare facilities

    Siliguri-based Anandaloke Hospital & Neurosciences Centre, the 150-bedded multispeciality hospital spread over 85000 sq ft provides all healthcare services under one roof, except cardiothoracic and...

  • Promises for a better tomorrow

    Though the state of West Bengal held a leading position in the healthcare sector, its position slipped over time. However, the situation has improved through...

  • ‘We consider timely decision-making processes as the key success factor’

    Dr Rupali Basu, CEO, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata and CEO-Eastern Region, Apollo Hospitals Group shares her views on the current healthcare scenario in the East,...

  • Indian youth is under rising burden of heart disease

    Dr Lingaraj Nath, Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, AMRI Bhubaneswar, Odisha, gives an insight about the seriousness of cardio vascular disease among the Indian youth

  • Pacemaker care

    Dr PK Hazra, Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, AMRI Dhakuria, gives an insight about the benefits of pacemakers

  • The path of the heart

    Dr Kunal Sarkar, Head – Medica Institute of Cardiac Sciences and Senior Vice Chairman, Medica Superspecialty Hospital, Kolkata, gives an outlook about the advancements in...

  • Minimally invasive neurosurgery and endoscopic pituitary surgery

    Prof GK Prusty, Neurosurgeon, The CMRI, Kolkata gives an outlook about minimally invasive neurosurgery

  • Fortis Kolkata performs rare mirror image heart surgery

    Dextrocardia is believed to occur in approximately one out of every 12,000 people

  • Lower back pain made simple

    Prof GK Prusty, Neurosurgeon, CMRI, Kolkata, gives an outlook on how to prevent back pain

  • Recurrence of enlarged prostate after surgery

    A team of urologists at Columbia Asia Hospital, Kolkata give an outlook about the problems faced by patients with enlarged prostate

  • Brain stroke: Are we ready for it

    Dr Haseeb Hassan, Consultant Neurologist, RTIICS, Kolkata, elaborates on stroke awareness

  • Key-hole surgery for gastrointestinal cancers

    Dr Debkumar Ray, Consultant General and Minimally Invasive Surgery, AMRI Hospital, Salt Lake – Kolkata talks about ways to treat GI cancers

  • How to effectively handle fibroids?

    Dr Shuvro Roy Choudhury, Consultant Interventional Radiologist, RTIICS, Kolkata, gives an insight about the treatments to cure fibroids

  • Age-related infertility

    Dr Piya Roy, Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician, AMRI – Mukundapur, Kolkata, elaborates on how woman’s age affects the success rates during infertility treatments

  • Fighting flatulence

    Dr Sandip Pal, Consultant Gastroenterologist, RTIICS, Kolkata, expounds about ways to prevent excessive gas formation in digestive system

  • Exercising with arthritis

    Research has shown that exercise is an essential tool in managing arthritis

  • Arthritis clinic at RTIICS

    The Department of Orthopaedics at RN Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences offers comprehensive and world class orthopaedic services

  • The changing face of cataract surgery

    Dr Kushal Kr Choudhuri, Consultant Opthalmologist, AMRI Medical Centre elaborates about cataract, its effects and surgery methods

  • Diabetic blindness: An epidemic in the waiting

    Dr Sambuddha Ghosh, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology in West Bengal Medical Education Services, elaborates on the ocular complications caused by diabetes

  • Mercy Hospital launches specialised diabetes clinic

    Institute of diabetes and metabolic disorders provides support to prevent and manage the complications related to diabetes

  • Cervical cancer and its prevention

    Dr Pronab Dasgupta, Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician, AMRI Hospitals, Kolkata, gives an insight about cervical cancer and tests required to prevent it

  • Morbid obesity, a condition which requires treatment

    Dr Om Tantia, Medical Director & Head -Dept of MAS and Bariatric Surgery, ILS Hospitals, gives an overview about bariatric surgery and its advantages

  • All you wanted to know about dialysis

    Dr Lalit Kumar Agarwal, Consultant Nephrologist, Woodlands Multispeciality Hospital, Kolkata, elaborates on dialysis and how it is performed

  • Sepsis, the potential life-threatening complication

    Dr SK Todi, Head of the Deptt, Crtical Care, AMRI Hospitals, Kolkata gives an outlook about sepsis and its major clinical challenge in the intensive...

  • Managing menopause

    Dr Aruna Tantia, Director, GPT Healthcare (Consultant Gynaecologist & Gynae Endoscopic Surgeon- ILS Hospitals) gives a rundown on the symptoms of menospause, its effects and...

  • Not going the Jolie way

    Angelina Jolie may have not been jolly well right, says Dr GS Bhattacharyya, Medical oncologist, Fortis Hospital, Anandapur, Kolkata, while opining that apart from mastectomy,...