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Dr. Amitabha Ghosh

Dr. Amitabha Ghosh

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General Physician

33 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Amitabha Ghosh is a Neurologist and General Physician in Gariahat, Kolkata and has an experience of 33 years in these fields. Dr. Amitabha Ghosh practices at Apollo Gleneagles Medical Centre in Gariahat, Kolkata and Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals in Salt Lake, Kolkata. He completed MBBS from University of Calcutta in 1985,MD (Medicine) from MGR MEDICAL UNIVERSITY in 1993 and MRCP(UK) from Royal Colleges of Physicians,(UK) in 1995. He is a member of Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London,Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh,Member, World Federation of Neurology - Research Group on Aphasia and Cognitive Disorders,Member, Asian Society against Dementia,CME Convener, Association of Neuroscientists of Eastern India,Member, American Academy of Neurology,Member, Executive Committee, Alzheimer's and Related Disorders Society of India and Member, IAN Subsection on Cognitive Neurology. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Fibromyalgia Treatment,Vascular Brain Diseases,Spinal Disorders,Neurological Problems and Electroencephalogram (EEG) etc.

Salt Lake, Kolkata

Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals

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58, Canal Circular Road, On E.M. Bypass Road, Landmark: Opposite Hyatt Regency Hotel, Kolkata

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a neurologist?

A: The neurologist is a medical professional qualified and specialized in treating nervous system-related diseases like neuropathy, multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer's disease, parkinson's disease, paralysis, Bell's palsy, etc.

Q: What is the difference between a neurologist and a neurosurgeon?

A: A neurologist can diagnose and prescribe medicine to treat a neurological disorder, whereas a neurosurgeon will diagnose and perform surgeries for brain and spinal cord related diseases.

Q: What kind of illnesses do neurologists treat?

A: A neurologist can treat illnesses related to the nervous system, which includes brain and spinal cord. The neurological conditions which he can treat are headaches, migraines, epilepsy, ruptured or bleeding blood vessels, multiple sclerosis, encephalitis, meningitis and Alzheimer's disease.

Q: When should one visit a neurologist?

A: You should visit a neurologist with problems in sense of touch, and vision and symptoms like muscle weakness, change in sensation, coordination problem in senses, chronic headache, and dizziness.

Q: Who do neurologists work with?

A: The neurologist can do private practice in a clinical setup or may work in a hospital with a team of physicians. Some neurologists may work in the field of research studying complicated nervous system diseases.

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Awards and Recognitions

Best Audit Award in the Northwest of England Ophthamology audit Meeting, UK, - 2000
Silver Casket in Pathology and Microbiology
National Science Talent Search Scholarship, Government of India.

Education

MBBS - University of Calcutta, 1985

Memberships

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Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Member, World Federation of Neurology - Research Group on Aphasia and Cognitive Disorders
Member, Asian Society against Dementia
CME Convener, Association of Neuroscientists of Eastern India

Experience

1996 - 1997 Working as Registrar at Manchester Royal Infirmary and North Manchester GH
1997 - 2000 Working as Specialist Registrar at Hope Hospital
2000 - 2011 Specialist Registrar at Hope Hospital
2001 - 2002 Consultant Neurologist at Plymouth Hospitals

Registrations

43849 West Bengal Medical Council, 1985

Trainings and Certifications

MD (Medicine) - MGR MEDICAL UNIVERSITY, 1993
MRCP(UK) - Royal Colleges of Physicians,(UK), 1995
CCST (Neurology) - Medical Royal College (UK), 2001
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