Neotia Getwel Healthcare Centre , Siliguri performed 1st ever Kidney Transplant in North Bengal

First Kidney Transplant in North Bengal

Neotia Getwel Healthcare Centre , Siliguri performed the 1st Kidney Transplant (live related) on 5th of March, 2022. The patient is a resident of Raiganj, Uttar Dinajpur (W.B.). He was suffering from renal failure and was on haemodialysis for 02 years. He had co-morbidities of diabetes, hypertension, congestive heart failure and was diagnosed with HCV infection recently. Extensive pre transplant evaluation was done for both the donor and recipient prior to transplant and necessary clearances taken. Renal transplant surgery was performed by transplant team consisting of expert transplant surgeon, anaesthetist and transplant physicians. The transplant surgery was successful and the patient showed recovery of his kidney functions with excellent urine output. The patient is being discharged on 12th March 2022, one week after his successful surgery with stable kidney function.
NGHC also has a have a 4 bedded transplant ICU for Renal Transplant Program, we hope to continue our services for the people of North Bengal and adjoining districts so they do not have to travel far for kidney transplant.

Our Kidney Transplant Team :
NEPHROLOGIST
Dr. Ajit Kumar Singh MD , DNB (Nephrology) ( Director Renal Transplant Program)
Dr. Anand Jain MBBS, MD (Medicine), DNB (Nephrology)
( Joint Director Renal Transplant Program)
SURGERY
Dr. Sandeep Guleria MS, DNB, FRCS (Eng), FRCS, Ed, FRCS (Gals), FRCP (Edin) (Renal Transplant Surgeon )
Dr Surjit Kumar, MS (General Surgeon)
Dr. Abhishek Kumar Singh MBBS, MS (Gen Surgery), DNB (Urology)
Dr. Ankit Goel MBBS, MS (Gen Surgery), M.Ch (Urology)
Dr. Rajeev Trehan, MS Mch (Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery)
Dr. Rajat Kumar Agarwal, MS FAIS ( General Surgery )

ANESTHETIST KT ICU ATTENDING CONSULTANT
Dr. Anil Kumar Sharma MD Dr. Ravi Shankar Singh MBBS
Dr. Iqbal Rahaman MD
Dr. Hiranmoy Roy MD