HP Ghosh Hospital

Kolkata, 13th June 2024: HP Ghosh Hospital, located at Saltlake, Kolkata proudly announces the launch of its latest initiative, the “Chest Tree,” a unique and innovative approach to showcase its comprehensive respiratory care services. The Chest Tree symbolizes the hospital’s dedication to addressing a wide range of respiratory conditions with state-of-the-art technology and a team of highly specialized doctors.

The launch and Unveiling of the Innovative “Chest Tree” Initiative was attended by: Mr. Somnath Bhattacharya, CEO of HP Ghosh Hospital; Dr. Ansuman Mukhopadhyay, MBBS, MD (T.B, Respi.) DNB, Senior Consultant; Dr. Sumit Sengupta, MBBS, MD(GM), MRCP (UK), CEST (UK) in Respiratory Medicine FRCP (LONDON) -Senior Consultant; Dr. Sanghabrata Sur, MBBS, DNB, DTCD (Respiratory Medicine), Fellow in Sleep Medicine- Consultant; Dr. Pinaki Bandyopadhyay, Medical Superintendent and many others.

The Chest Tree is a visual representation that highlights the various respiratory conditions treated at HP Ghosh Hospital, including COPD, asthma, tuberculosis, lung cancer, respiratory allergies, sleep disorders, pulmonary hypertension, and smoking cessation. Each branch of the tree represents a specific area of expertise, making it easy for patients to understand the breadth of services available.

Speaking to the media, Mr. Somnath Bhattacharya, CEO of HP Ghosh Hospital said, “Our hospital is equipped with the latest respiratory care technology, including CT scans, bronchoscopy, endobronchial ultrasound, thoracoscopy, and cutting-edge PCR and rapid culture systems for respiratory microbiology. The hospital’s multidisciplinary specialty clinics, including Kolkata’s first Multidisciplinary ILD Clinic and the city’s first Lung Cancer Screening Programme, provide comprehensive and specialized care to patients. The hospital offers round-the-clock respiratory intensive care with consultant cover, ensuring that patients receive the highest level of care at any time of the day. Daily outpatient departments (OPDs) in respiratory medicine, day care assessments for elderly and disabled patients, and out-of-hours consultant respiratory clinics further demonstrate HP Ghosh Hospital’s commitment to patient care and convenience.”

Meet Our Expert Team:

The Chest Tree also introduces the distinguished team of respiratory specialists at HP Ghosh Hospital:

• Dr. Anshuman Mukhopadhyay (DTCD, MD in Respiratory Medicine, DNB) – “The Chest Tree is a groundbreaking initiative that visually encapsulates our dedication to comprehensive respiratory care. Our DRTB Clinic offers cutting-edge treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis, ensuring that patients receive the best possible care. Additionally, our asthma management programs are designed to help patients lead a life free from asthma symptoms. This initiative will help patients easily identify and understand the range of services we offer, fostering better patient engagement and care.”

• Dr. Sumit Sengupta (MD in General Medicine, MRCP (UK), CCST(UK) in Respiratory Medicine, FRCP (London) – “Pulmonary hypertension and COPD are chronic conditions that require long-term management and a multidisciplinary approach. By launching the Chest Tree, we are not only showcasing our wide array of services but also emphasizing our commitment to cutting-edge, patient-centered care. This initiative will significantly enhance patient awareness and access to specialized treatments.”

• Dr. Sanghabrata Sur (DTCD, DNB in Respiratory Medicine, Fellow in Sleep Medicine) –”Interstitial lung disease (ILD) requires specialized care and a thorough understanding of its complexities. Our ILD Clinic is dedicated to providing comprehensive care for patients with these challenging conditions. The Chest Tree initiative is an excellent way to demonstrate our comprehensive capabilities in respiratory care. It simplifies the patient’s journey by clearly mapping out the various services and expertise available at our hospital.”