Dr Bodhisatwa Choudhuri has over ten years of experience in the fields of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology & Immunology, and Emergency Medicine practicing in the city of Kolkata. He is currently working at AMRI Hospital in Saltlake, Kolkata as a Consultant Physician & Rheumatologist and Head of the Emergency Department. He is also associated with other prestigious hospitals and clinics in Kolkata as a visiting Physician and Rheumatologist.
Dr Choudhuri regularly participates in various national & international conferences and seminars as delegate and faculty. He is an active member of prestigious organisations like – Indian Rheumatology Association (IRA), British Rheumatological Society (BRS), Indian Academy of Echocardiography (IAE), Royal College of Emergency Medicine, UK (RCEM), American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM), Society of Emergency Medicine, India (SEMI).
After finishing his MBBS from RG Kar Medical College in Kolkata, he did post-graduation in Internal Medicine. He then pursued his super-specialty training in Rheumatology & Immunology from the University of South Wales, Cardiff, UK and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA. He received training in Emergency Medicine from George Washington University, USA. He is a trained Echocardiologist and is also certified by Indian Academy of Echocardiography. He is an American Heart Association Certified Instructor of ACLS, BLS and PALS courses and has completed Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) course from AIIMS, New Delhi & FCCS course from Society of Critical Care Medicine, USA.
He holds special expertise in management of Rheumatological disorders like Rheumatoid Arthritis, SLE, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Gout & Pseudogout, Rheumatic Fever, Chronic Pain Management, Spondylosis, Dermatomyositis & Polymyositis, Fibromyalgia etc. He specializes in procedures such as Intra-Articular Injections, Biologics therapy, Viscosupplementation (Synovial Fluid therapy), Local Steroid Injections and other necessary rheumatological procedures. He clearly explains the disease processes to his patients including its treatment & adverse effects using diagrams. His 24x7 availability over telephone, sms or whatsapp in case of any emergency shows his dedication and compassionate care for his patients.