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Medical Unit
HOSPITAL

“Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity”-Hippocrates.

NIT Durgapur promotes healthy and fit lifestyle of the campus community and focuses on both physical and psychological well-being. The Medical Unit prioritizes intensive care and attentive treatment by catering to the needs of its employees and students. One of the most indispensable necessities in the college campus, the Medical Unit of the Institute is served by three resident doctors, three Contractual doctors and other medical staff. Apart from morning and evening OPDs, there is also a provision for round the clock medical emergency services. Besides the regular doctors, specialist doctors from various domains of expertise visit the medical unit on fixed days in a week. It has observatory beds, isolation ward for students (for Chicken Pox, Measles Etc) and dressing room. Moreover, the unit has an outsourced pathological blood collection and reporting system from IQ city hospital. In case of any serious illness, patients are referred to State Government Hospital, The Mission Hospital, IQ City Hospital and some other hospitals in Durgapur &  also in Kolkata (List is attached below) with which it has tie-ups. The Medical unit has a Student’s help desk for insurance for different kinds of treatments.
Facilities
  • Morning and Evening OPDs except sundays and holidays
  • Round the clock medical emergencies
  • Visiting Physicians of different fields on fixed days
  • Pharmacy (24x7 Pharmacy Facility in the institute is under active consideration)
  • 24 Hrs Ambulance Services. One ambulance for General Patients and another one for COVID-19 patients.
  • Observatory Beds
  • Isolation ward for the students(For Chicken Pox, Measles Etc)
  • Dressing Room
  • Sample collection centre for outsourced pathological laboratory (9.30 AM to 10.30 AM except sunday and holidays) (Temporarily Not functioning)
  • Nebulization
  • Insurance help desk for students(Temporarily Not functioning)
  • For COVID-19 positive patients, an Isolation ward in Old Guest House is being run by Medical Unit. We also monitor COVID-19 positive patients under Home Isolation and Fever (Suspected COVID-19) Patients.
Counselling Centre for  Psychological Wellbeing

The Counselling Centre strives to improve mental health of the students by providing them psychological counselling to cope with emotional trauma and stress.

Objective

 

  • To sensitize students about the symptoms and causes of sudden depression and anxiety and enable them to identify harmful effects of addiction
  • To raise awareness among students about behavioural disorders and the ways to gain control over anger and revengeful attitude
  • To help students learn stress management skills
  • To offer professional help to victims and potential victims to overcome depression, distress, addiction and stressful conditions through individual counselling and medication

 

Services rendered
  • Clinical and support services are offered by a team of professional Psychiatrists and Clinical Psychologists. Counselling by Clinical psychologists is available four days a week while Psychiatric treatment by experts is available once a week. For details, see the schedule below
  • Frequent Webinars programmes are organized in view of COVID-19 Pandemic.
  • Online Counselling sessions are introduced for those in need, who are unable to come in person due to COVID-19 Pandemic.
Councelling Centre
Name Specialization Day Time
Dr. Imon Paul Psychiatry Thursday 5PM-7PM
Ms..Sudharshana Das Gupta Clinical Psychology Wednesday & Friday 5PM-7.30PM
Mr Supriyo Roy Clinical Psychology Tuesday & Saturday Tues:5PM-7.30PM Sat:4PM-6.30PM
Medical Officers & Contractual Doctors

Medical Officers

Name Designation Mobile
DR. B.K. Sarkar Senior Medical Officer +91-9434788075
DR. (Mrs.) S. Patra Medical Officer +91-9434788076
DR.(Mrs.) G.Prabhavathi Medical Officer +91-9434789029

Contractual Doctors

Dr. Titas Chakraborty
Dr. Daisy Bhengra
Dr. Rishav Mukhapadhyay
Hospital Timings
  • Monday to Saturday Morning and Evening OPD, Timings: Morning OPD:9 AM- 1 PM Evening OPD:5 PM- 9 PM
  • Round the clock emergency services on all days 24×7.
  • Sunday and Institute Holidays- Outdoor facility is not available only emergency facilities are available.
List of Visiting Specialists & schedule
Name of Doctors Timing
Dr. Dipankar Chakraborty (Cardiology and Medicine) MON (5PM - 7PM), WED (7PM-9PM), THU (5PM - 7PM)
Dr. Sukesh Nath (General Medicine) TUE (12PM - 2PM)
Dr. Ishani Dasgupta (Gynaec & Obs.) TUE (7PM - 9PM)
Dr. Anita Chatterjee (Eye Specialist) TUE (10:30AM - 12:30PM )
Dr. Subir Mukherjee (Dentist) TUE (5PM - 7PM), THU (5PM - 7PM), SAT (5PM - 7PM)
Dr. Debashish Roy (ENT Specialist) SAT (09AM-11AM)
Dr. Om Prakash Singh (Psychiatrist) SUN (9 AM - 11AM) (ALTERNATE)
List of TIE-UP Hospitals

Durgapur

  • The Mission Hospital
  • IQ City Medical College Hospital
  • Healthworld Hospital
  • Sanaka Hospital
  • Vivekananda Hospital
  • Gouri Devi Hospital & Research Institute
  • City Hospital & Clinic
  • Disha Eye Hospital - Durgapur & Barrackpore
  • Mohanananda Cancer Diagnostic & Welfare society

Kolkata

  • Ruby General Hospital
  • Peerless Hospitex Hospital & Research Center
  • AMRI Hospital Gariahat,Salt Lake, Barakhola
  • B.P. poddar Hospital & Medical research Limited
  • Desun Hospital
Contact Details
Dr. B. K. Sarkar (MBBS)
Mobile: +91-9434788075
Email: b.sarkar@admin.nitdgp.ac.in
Dr. ( Mrs. )S. Patra (MBBS)
Mobile: +91-9434788076
Email: s.patra@admin.nitdgp.ac.in
Dr. (Mrs.) G. Prabhavathi (MBBS)
Mobile: +91-9434789029
Email: g.prabhavathi@admin.nitdgp.ac.in