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Dr. Nandini Banerjee - Pulmonologist, kolkata
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Dr. Nandini Banerjee

PulmonologistMBBS, Diploma in Tropical Medicine Health, MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases/Medicine, MRCP (UK)
Experience: 27 yrs
Availability: Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences and 3 others
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location124, Eastern Metropolitan Bypass, Mukundapur, Kolkata, 700099
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Services

  • The Respiratory Endoscopy facility provides Diagnostic Bronchoscopy(test for looking inside airways) – Bronchial Wash
  • Brush
  • Endobronchial and Transbronchial Biopsy
  • Transbronchial Needle Aspiration
  • Medical Thoracoscopy( test for looking at the lining of the Lung and the inside of the Chest Wall) – Pleural Fluid Drainage(ICD)
  • Pleural Cavity Assessment
  • Pleural Biopsy
  • Pleurodesis
  • Ambulatory Pleural Drainage with Pleurex Catheter Systems and EBUS (Endobronchial Ultrasound) guided FNA in Mediastinal Involvement(Centre of the Chest) for Malignant/ Non Malignant Disease
  • Therapeutic procedures like Foreign Body Removal
  • Management of Haemoptysis
  • Endobronchial Debulking of Tumours
  • Endobronchial Stents are also done on a regular basis.
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Interventional Pulmonology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Interstitial Lung Diseases
  • Thoracic Oncology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Asthma & Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Treatment
  • Restrictive Lung Disease
  • Pulmonary Vascular Medicine
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Qualifications and Recognitions

    Professional Statement

    Dr Nandini Banerjee is a senior consultant in Respiratory Medicine (Pulmonology) at the Tata Medical Center, Kolkata. An alumnus of National Medical College, Kolkata and K G Medical College, Lucknow, Dr Banerjee completed her higher training in Respiratory Medicine (CCT) in the UK. After working in the UK NHS for over a decade, Dr Banerjee joined Tata Medical Center Kolkata in 2013. A Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh and the Higher Education Academy UK, Dr Banerjee is a member of the British Thoracic Society, European Respiratory Society, Indian Chest Society and Indian Association of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology. She has formally trained in medical education and medical ethics from the University College London and University of Birmingham.Dr Banerjee has received extensive training in diagnostic and therapeutic bronchoscopy, medical thoracoscopy, endobronchial ultrasound in the UK and Europe and is a skilled practitioner of these techniques in her everyday practice. She takes keen interest in pulmonary interventions.She runs a twice weekly outpatient clinic at Tata Medical Center, Kolkata dealing with all aspects of respiratory disease (acute, chronic, cancer, non cancer) and a twice weekly endoscopy service to diagnose and treat lung and pleural (lining of the lung) diseases. She takes special interest in managing pleural effusions and also leads a dedicated pleural service for pleural effusion drainage, chest tube insertion, pleural biopsy, pleurodesis, medical thoracoscopy and patient managed home drainage of pleural fluid.

    Education

  • MBBS
  • Diploma in Tropical Medicine Health
  • MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases/Medicine
  • MRCP (UK)
  • Specializations

  • Pulmonologist
  • Experience

  • 2017 - 2017, Future Health Care, Pulmonologist
  • AMRI Hospital, Consultant
  • Tata Medical Center, Consultant
  • Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Consultant
  • Awards

  • PG Dip Healthcare Ethics and Law, University of Birmingham 2008
  • SCE Resp Medicine 2012
  • CCT(CESR) Respiratory Medicine 14.03.2013
  • Memberships

  • Member, Royal College of Physicians, UK
  • Member, British Thoracic Society
  • Member, European Respiratory Society
  • Member, Indian Association of Bronchology
  • Member, Indian Chest Society
  • Member, Indian Medical Association
  • Member, West Bengal Medical Council
  • Member, General Medical Council