Dr. Bodhisatwa Choudhuri Rheumatologist in Kolkata

Dr. Bodhisatwa Choudhuri
Rheumatologist, Kolkata

MBBS, MD(Med), MEM, MRCEM(UK), Diploma Rheumatology, MACEP, FCCS

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.

Experience

House Officer, Orthopedics & Trauma, RG Kar Medical College, Kolkata July, 2009 -  March, 2010

Medical Officer, Medicine & Emergency, Columbia Asia, Kolkata March, 2010 -  February, 2011

Intensivist, Peerless Hospital, Kolkata March, 2011 -  June, 2013

Resident, Emergency Department, Peerless Hospital, Kolkata July, 2013 -  July, 2016

HOD, Emergency Department, AMRI Hospital Saltlake, Kolkata August, 2016 -  Present

Specialities

  • Rheumatology

  • Accident & Emergency

  • Critical Care

  • Emergency Medicine

  • Family Medicine

  • General Medicine

  • Internal Medicine

Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis

  • Biological Response Modifier Therapy

  • Biological Therapies

  • Bursa Injections

  • Echocardiogram

Conditions

  • Achilles Tendinitis

  • Adhesive Capsulitis

  • Amyloidosis

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)

Education

MBBS, 2008, R G Kar Medical College, Kolkata, India

MD - Internal Medicine, 2016, TA University, Kolkata, India

MRCEM(UK), 2016, Royal College of Emergency Medicine, London, UK

Diploma in Rheumatology, 2016, University of South Wales

FCCS, 2016, Society of Critical Care Medicine, USA

MEM, 2016, George Washington University, Kolkata, India

PGCC - Rheumatology, 2016, Johns Hopkins University, Kolkata

MACEP, 2017, American College of Emergency Physicians

Practice Information

AMRI Hospitals, Saltlake

AMRI Hospitals, Saltlake

JC - 16 & 17, Salt Lake City, Kolkata, West Bengal - 700091

MON

10:00 AM - 03:00 PM

TUE, WED, THU, FRI, SAT

10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

AMRI Hospitals, Saltlake Annexe

AMRI Hospitals, Saltlake Annexe

KB 24, Saltlake City, Kolkata, West Bengal - 700091

MON

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

SAT

03:00 PM - 04:45 PM

Private Practice Information

Health Etc Polyclinic

Health Etc Polyclinic

F/F 12, Hatiara Road, Jyangra, Baguiati, Kolkata, West Bengal - 700059

TUE

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

THU

07:30 PM - 08:30 PM

SAT

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

  • (+91) 9830636315, (+91) 9830636315
Spandan Speciality Clinic

Spandan Speciality Clinic

DE3, Deshbandhu Nagar, Baguiati, VIP Road, Joramandir, Kolkata, West Bengal - 700059

THU

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

  • (+91) 9830636315, (+91) 9830636315
Suraksha Saltlake Sector 3

Suraksha Saltlake Sector 3

JC-21, Sector-III, Opposite Salt Lake Stadium, Near AMRI Hospital, Above Subway outlet, Salt Lake, Kolkata, West Bengal - 700098

TUE

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

WED

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

THU

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

FRI

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

  • (+91) 9830636315, (+91) 9830636315
Suraksha Chinar Park

Suraksha Chinar Park

Swastik Apartment, 1st Floor, Kazi Najrul Islam Avenue , VIP Road, Landmark : Opposite Haldiram VIP Road & ICICI Bank Building, Kolkata, West Bengal

FRI

07:00 PM - 08:00 PM

  • (+91) 9830636315, 983063615

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Best Resident in Post-Graduation - 2016
  • Bronze medal In Best Thesis in Post-Graduation - 2016
  • Society of Emergency Medicine in India
  • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Indian Society of Rheumatology
  • Indian Medical Association
  • American Heart Association
  • Royal College of Emergency Medicine
  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • Indian Academy of Echocardiography