Dr. Sandip Chatterjee is one of the well known doctors of Kolkata, who has earned the distinction of being one of the reputed neurosurgeons in the city. The highly experienced neurosurgeon is a Professor and Head of the Department of Neurosurgery at the Vivekananda Institute of Medical Sciences, and also associated with the Park Clinic, Kolkata.
Dr. Chatterjee started his medical career with an M.B.B.S. from the Calcutta University, in 1984. This was followed by his F.R.C.S. from Edinburgh, UK in 1989. He, then went on to do his DNB in Surgery, in 1989, which was followed by F.R.C.S. (Neurosurgery), He, then passed the FRS Examination of Joint Intercollegiate Board in Neurosurgery in 1994, and later by Dip. National Board in Neurosurgery.
Dr. Chatterjee is presently the Hony Sectretary, Indian Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery, and the Hony President, India Society of Neuro Oncology, and AO SPINE, Education Officer in Neurosurgery. He holds a Permanent Registration of the General Medical Council, U.K., as well as a Permanent Registration of the Indian Medical Council. He was a Member of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (Neurosurgery), MNAMS, in 1996.
He is a Member of the Indian Medical Association; Associate Member of the British Neurosurgical Society; Life Member of the Neurological Society of India; International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery; Founder Member, Indian Society of NeurOncology (ISNO); Indian Representative, Neuroendoscopy Committee, and World Federation of Neurological Surgery.
Dr. Chatterjee is involved in a number of academic activities, such as: Professor of Neurosurgery, and Member, Editorial Board, Vivekananda Institute of Medical Sciences, Calcutta; Paper setter of the National Board of Examination in Neurosurgery; Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Neuroscientists of Eastern India (JANEI); Associate editor, British Journal of Neurosurgery; Academic Co-ordinator for DNB Program in Neurosurgery, Park Clinic, Kolkata; Faculty, International Society of Paediatric Neurosurgery Courses and CME.