Dr. Sandip Chatterjee Neurosurgeon in Kolkata

Dr. Sandip Chatterjee

Neurosurgeon, Kolkata


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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.


  • Neurosurgery



  • MBBS from Calcutta University, 1984 (Honours in Surgery and Opthalmology) 
  • FRCS Edinburgh, 1989
  • Dep. National Board in Surgery (India), 1989
  • FRS. (Neurosurgery), Joint intercollegiate Board, 1994
  • Dip. National Board in Neurosurgery, 1994 
  • Member of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (Neurosurgery), MNAMS, 1996
  • Permanent Registration of the General Medical Council, U.K.
  • Permanent Registration of the Indian Medical Council

Practice Information

Park Clinic, Kolkata

Park Clinic, Kolkata

4, Gorky Terrace, Between Camac Street and Minto Park, On AJC Bose Road, Kolkata, West Bengal - 700017

Achievements & Contributions

  • National Prize of School Leaving Examinations
  • Honorable Mention-Jagdish Chandra Bose Science Talent Search Scholarship
  • Senior Class Assistant’s Prize in Surgery
  • Government Prize in Clinical Surgery
  • Wilson Silver Medal in Operative Surgery
  • Goodeve Medal in Surgical Anatomy
  • University Gold Medal in Surgery
  • Silver Medal in Opthalmic surgery
  • Senior Prosector’s Prize in Anatomy
  • Silver Casket in Pathology
  • Senior Class Assistant’s Prize in Pathology
  • Girish Ch. Ghosh Prize in Pathology
  • Certificate of Honours in Opthalmology
  • Chatterjee S, Agnivesh T.Congenital cervical spine anomalies presenting with deficit or deformity: analysis of 67 cases. (abstract)Child’s Nerv Syst. 27 : 1751-1850, 2011.
  • Chatterjee S.Craniovertebral tuberculosis: review of 21 cases in the paediatric age group. (abstract) Child’s Nerv Syst. 27 : 1751-1850, 2011.
  • D. Chakraborty, U. Chatterjee, S. Chatterjee.Determination of progesterone receptorand correlation with Ki67 labelling index in meningiomas. Accepted for publication: Neurology India.
  • S.Chatterjee, U. Chatterjee.Intra medullary tumours in children. Journ Paed Neurosci. 6 (Suppl) : 586-90, 2011.
  • Basu K, Majumdar K, Chatterjee U, Ganguli M, Chatterjee S.En plaque meningioma with angioinvasion: a review.Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2010;53:319-21.
  • Chatterjee S.Surgery for Parkinson’s disease.Chapter in Movement disorders :a clinical and therapeutic approach. Ed:S.Das, Jaypee Publishers:219-231,2009.
  • Chatterjee S, Roy D.Paranasal mucocele presenting with top of basilar syndrome: a case report.JANEI Vol8(1):85-88, 2008.
  • Maity AK, Ghosh K, Chatterjee Uttara,Chakrobarti S, Chatterjee Sandip, Basu S.Epidermal growth factor receptor and proliferating cell nuclear antigen inAstrocytomas.Neurology  India 56(4):456-462,2008.
  • Sil. K, Chatterjee S.Shunting in tuberculous meningitis: a neurosurgeon’s nightnmare. Child’s Nervous System  Vol 24(9):1029-1032, 2008.
  • Goswami C, Chatterjee U,Sen S, Chatterjee S, Sarkar S.Expression of cytokeratins in gliomas.Indian J Path Microbiol Jul 50(3):478-481, 2007.
  • Basu S. , Chatterjee Sandip, Bhattacharya M K, Sil K.Injuries of the upper cervical spine : a series of 28 cases.Indian Journal of Orthopaedies, Dec Vol 41 : 305-311, 2007.
  • Sil K, Chatterjee S.Subgaleal shunt rediscovered – prelude to endoscopic third ventriculostomy.(abstract)Childs Nerv Syst 22:1047,2006.
  • Chatterjee S.How common is aqueductal stenosis in infants in the developing world?(abstract) Childs Nerv Syst  22: 1046, 2006.
  • Sil K, Basu S, Bhattacharya MK, Chatterjee S.Paediatric spinal osteochondromas: a case report and review of literature.Journal of Paediatr Neurosciences Vol 1(2):  70-71, 2006.Chatterjee Sandip.Conservative management of a symptomatic lipomyelomeningoceles. In Progress in Clinical  Neurosciences (ed V Rajsekhar) 611-614,2006.
  • Sil Kaushik, Chatterjee S.Coiling of ventriculo-peritoneal shunt in the subdural space : A possible etiology.Journal of Paediatric Neurosciences.Vol 1, (1) 31-32, 2006.
  • Basu S, Chatterjee S, Bhattacharyya M K, Ghosh K.Safety and Efficacy of Instrumentation in Caries spine : ORIGINAL ARTICLE.Coluna, 4(3) : 132-136, 2005.
  • Chatterjee S. A Chakravorty.Dilemmas in the Management of Spontaneous Intracerebral Haemorrhages in Neurology.In Neurosurgical Practice ed A Chakravorty, S Chatterjee.,295-304, 2005.
  • Chatterjee S.Understanding Hydrocephalus in Neurology In Neurosurgical Practice ed A Chakravorty S ChatterjeeJANEI publication, 150-160, 2005.
  • Chatterjee S,Use of Fibrin Glue (Tisseel) in Trans-Sphenoidal SurgeryJournal of the Vivekananda Institute of Medical Sciences.Vol 27 (I&II), pp 15-18, 2004.
  • Chatterjee S.The History of Facial Pain and Its Treatment.JANEI Publication : Vol 9, No. 1, pp: 7-13, 2004.
  • Roy Paromita, Chatterjee Uttara, Deb somesh, Chatterjee SandipAudit of CT-Guided Stereotactic Procedures in a Neurosurgical Unit-A Histopathological perspective.JANEI Publication: Vol 9, No. 2, pp : 109-112, 2004.
  • Chatterjee Sandip, Dhar SomeshAqueductal Stenosis Presenting in the Elderly : Case report and review of literature.JANEI Publication : Vol 9, No. 1, pp : 51-53, 2004.
  • Goswami Chirasri, Ghosh Keya, Chatterjee Uttara, Chatterjee Sandip.Primary CNS Lymphoma -  A report of 4 cases.JANEI Publication : Vol 9, No. 1, pp : 45-50, 2004.
  • Roy D, Chatterjee Sandip, Chakravorty A.Non-inflammatory optic neuropathies in Neuro-ophthalmology in Practice ed A Chakravorty.JANEI publication, 137-168, 2004.
  • Associate Member of the British Neurosurgical Society
  • Indo-UK Scholars Association
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Life Member of the Neurological Society of India
  • International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Life Member of the Association of Neuroscientists of Eastern India, and Hony. Secretary 2003-2006 and Hony President 2007-2008
  • Indian Society for the Study of pain
  • Life Member, Indian Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Elected member, Asian Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Member, Indian Society of Neurotraumatology
  • Founder Member, Indian Society of NeurOncology(ISNO)
  • Indian Representative, Neuroendoscopy Committee, World Federation of Neurological Surgery(WFNS).