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Fortis Hospital and Kidney Institute

Fortis Hospital and Kidney Institute

Fortis Hospital and Kidney Institute

(72 patient stories)

Rash Behari Avenue, Kolkata

Multi-Speciality Hospital

Established 199960 Beds

36 Doctors

Wheelchair accessibility available

Fortis Hospital & Kidney Institute (FHKI), Rashbehari, Kolkata is a 60 bedded hospital situated in a prime location in South Kolkata. The Foundation Stone of the hospital was laid by Mother Teresa (St. Teresa). The hospital was inaugurated on 03 July 1999 and over the years has developed into a Single point solution for all kinds of Urology & Nephrology diseases not only in the “City of Joy” but in the Eastern region of the country.Fortis Hospital & Kidney Institute is spread across an area of 22337 square feet with 6 Floors (G+5). The hospital currently has 4 Operation Theatres (3 Major and 1 Minor). The no of in-patient beds are 60. Among the various amenities the hospital has a 12-bed Dialysis facility. The Hospital provides A-Z solution for Urology & Nephrology, Stone Management, Prostate & Bladder Surgeries, Kidney & Urinary Tract Surgeries, 24 Hour Dialysis Unit, 24 hour Renal Medical & Surgical Emergencies. The Hospital also has a well-equipped fully functional, separate department of laboratory which is managed by Super Religare Laboratory.DepartmentsRenal Science: The Urology Department at Fortis Hospital & Kidney Institute offers treatments for End to End Urological Problems like – Laparoscopic Uro-Surgery, Reconstructive Urology, Female Urology, Andrology, Uro-Oncology, and Paediatric Urology. The Hospital also has 4th generation shock wave Lithotripter to offer complete urological care under one roof.Nephrology: Kidney Transplants are carried out, along with CAPD Implantation & A.V. Fistula. Dept is supported by 12-bed Dialysis facility including isolation room for positive patients. We also have a CRRT & SLED facility.Minimal Access Surgery (MAS): Lap- Cholecystectomy, Hernia repair, Gastrectomy, Laparotomy, Splenectomy, Anal Surgery etc.Gynecology: Hysterectomy, Ovarian Cystectomy, Endometriosis, Vaginal Reconstruction etc.Other Services: Diabetology, Radiology, USG, Echocardiography, 24 X 7 Ambulance services, in-house Pharmacy.


111 A, Rashbehari Avenue, Kolkata
Landmark: LAKE VIEW
Rash Behari Avenue, Kolkata
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Mon - Sun

08:00 - 08:00

Modes of Payment

Credit Card | Insurance | Cash | Online Payment | Debit Card

Number of Beds - 60

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Endocrinology, MRCP (UK), FRCP - Internal Medicine

18 years experience overall




100% (12 votes)
Tue05:00-07:00Sat11:00-01:00show more

MS - General Surgery, MBBS

14 years experience overall

General Surgeon


MBBS, MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy

7 years experience overall



Aesthetic Dermatologist




MBBS, M.D. (Psychiatry), DNB - Psychiatry

15 years experience overall






99% (104 votes)

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology

22 years experience overall


91% (45 votes)
Mon10:00-12:00Wed12:00-03:00Thu12:00-02:00Sat09:00-11:00show more

MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Nephrology, FRCP

40 years experience overall

Nephrologist/Renal Specialist

77% (13 votes)
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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology

20 years experience overall


Mon, Wed-Thu10:00-12:00Sat03:00-05:00show more

MBBS, MS - General Surgery

19 years experience overall

Bariatric Surgeon

Tue, Thu05:00-07:00

MBBS, DGO, MD - Physiology, MRCOG(UK)

22 years experience overall





MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - Urology/Genito - Urinary Surgery, DNB - General Surgery

34 years experience overall

Urological Surgeon

Mon12:00-04:00Fri09:00-03:00show more

Common questions & answers

Q: What are the Visiting hours for IPD Patients?

A: 10am to 11am, 4pm to 7pm

Q: Does the Hospital have a Cafeteria?

A: Yes

Q: Visiting Guidelines for ICU?

A: For visiting ICU, one should sanitize the hand and wear disposable shoe cover. 1 person at a time and only with pass is allowed for a maximum of 10 minutes.Comply with safety and security procedures. Wear and display their visitor identification card at all times while in patient/restricted areas.

Fortis Hospital and Kidney Institute, Kolkata

Brief History:

The foundation for Fortis Hospital & Kidney Institute in Kolkata was laid by Mother Teresa and was inaugurated on 3rd July 1999. This hospital has become a prime hospital over the years for all kinds of kidney diseases in Eastern India. Every doctor & medical staff work together to put their best efforts to treat and care for their patients. This hospital is well known for its excellence in diagnosing & treating kidney diseases and disorders. Fortis Hospital & Kidney Institute is a 12-bedded dialysis facility which maintains 4 operation theaters, 60 in-patients beds, 24-hour Dialysis Unit, and 24-hour Renal Medical & Surgical Emergencies with well equipped medical devices. This is one of the hospitals that focuses more on treating the patients who are suffering from kidney disease and this makes Fortis Hospital & Kidney Institute differ from other hospitals in and around Kolkata.

Meaning of the Fortis Logo:

The logo of the Fortis brand projects is a symbol of human values such as trust, ethics, service, and quality. The union of the green color hands and a red dot represents Fortis path to healthcare. The green color of hands represents compassion, nurturing, generosity, wellbeing, and health. The red dot stands for energy, spirituality, courage, and a symbol of good luck.  

Admission Process:

  • To admit a patient in the Fortis Hospital & Kidney Institute, one should get an admission note from the doctor and need to give it to the admission counter.
  • If the patient is insured, then the patient will be sent to the insurance desk.
  • A Unique Identification Number [UID] will be generated which can be used to save all the medical records of the patient by the hospital for future reference. 

Discharge Process:

  • The discharge process will be handled by the respective IP co-ordinators.
  • The unused medicines will be returned, and a discharge summary will be prepared by the concerned department.
  • If any discharge medicines or medical devices are prescribed, then the doctor will explain how to use them.
  • Finally, the bill will be handed over to either patient or caretaker. 

Guideline for Visitors:

  • Fortis Escorts recognize the family & friends of the patients as an important part of the recovery process. 
  • At the time of admission, passes for visitors will be issued and all the visitors are requested to wear these passes while on the premises of the hospital.
  • For the safety of the patients, the visitors are limited during visiting hours.
  • Visitors under 12 years old are restricted on patient floors to protect children from any infections.
  • Before & after visiting, sanitation of hands is mandatory.
  • Mobile phone use is prohibited in the areas where patient monitoring & medical equipment are in operation. 

Patient & Attendant Responsibilities:

  • Provide complete and right information including full name, address, date of birth, name of the insurance company, past illness, and medical details.
  • Updating the doctors and nurses about the effectiveness of the treatment or operation.
  • Should bring only necessary items to the hospital, leaving valuables at home.
  • By hospital rules and safety regulations, noise levels must be as low as possible while talking or attending a phone call.
  • The attendant or patient handles keeping appointments and being on time. If not, call the doctor or hospital. 

Patient & Attendant Rights:

  • Being a patient or caregiver, you have the right to be treated with respect, dignity, and compassion in a safe and clean environment.
  • Protection to your privacy and confidentiality in treatment options, and examinations.
  • A clear and detailed explanation by the doctor about the diagnosis, benefits, and risks of each treatment.
  • Protection from physical mistreatment and carelessness.
  • Either patient or attendant can request a copy of their medical records. 

Hospital Speciality:

Fortis Hospital and Kidney Institute in Kolkata is the center for Excellence of:

  • Nephrology
  • Urology
  • Renal sciences
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Andrology
  • Bone & Joint surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Pulmonology
  • ENT
  • Internal medicine

Hospital Facilities:

  • International patient care
  • 24-Hour Dialysis unit
  • 24-Hour Renal Medical & Surgical emergencies
  • Intensive Care Unit [ICU]
  • Pharmacy
  • Operation theatres24x7 
  • Ambulance service
  • Blood banks
  • ATM services
  • Car parking
  • Cafeteria
  • Security
  • Housekeeping 

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Visiting hours for in-patient wards:

  • In-wards - 10 am to 11 am
  •                      4 pm to 7 pm
  •           ICU - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
  •                      4:30 pm to 5:30 pm