A 510-bedded multispecialty tertiary care hospital - Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals Kolkata,in the state of West Bengal in Eastern India is a perfect blend of technological excellence, complete infrastructure, competent care and heartfelt hospitality - indeed, this is how the people, whom we have been fortunate to serve, define the hospital.
Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals is a joint venture of Apollo Group of Hospitals, India and Parkway Health of Singapore.
World class cancer treatment gets a new destination at Apollo Gleneagles Cancer Hospital, (AGCH), Kolkata. With multidisciplinary approach, latest technologies and great expertise, this 100-bedded unit including the 50 bedded surgical unit in the main hospital is geared up to be ultimate destination of cancer care in Eastern India.
Apollo Gleneagles Cancer Hospital also introduced the Novalis Tx with BrainLAB, the revolutionary technology in Radiation Therapy (RT), which comes with the advantage of maximizing tumor destruction while minimizing damage to normal tissues.Other facilities offered under one roof include IGRT THERAPY, IMRT THERAPY, Comprehensive Brachytherapy by image 4D-CRT ,Knifeless Surgery of Brain by Radiosurgery, etc. Focussed care is also provided through the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, Leukemia unit, Paediatric cancer unit, Women’s cancer unit etc.
Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata is the only hospital in Eastern India to be accredited with Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation, the international benchmark for quality. Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata is the only hospital to also receive the NABL certification in six separate categories namely Clinical Biochemistry, Clinical Pathology, Haematology & Immunohaematology, Microbiology & Serology, Histopathology & Cytopathology.
Kolkata is the capital city of the state of West Bengal in Eastern India. The city, earlier known as Calcutta, is the second largest city of India. It is a cosmopolitan city where people, technology and ideas have blended together with the socio-political culture to give the city a distinct ethos. The city is full of historical monuments and palaces and is therefore also called the "The City of Palaces". Its glorious history dates back to 1690 when it was selected by the British for their trade settlements. It is situated on the Hooghly river .Kolkata is the birth place of Rabindranath Tagore. The city becomes a lively place during Durga Puja (a Hindu festival). Drama and theatres are essential parts of the Bengali culture. There are big and small theatre groups in the city featuring large outdoor stage plays. Music and dances are also integral parts of the Bengali culture.
About West Bengal
West Bengal is a state with a fascinating culture, rich history and heritage as well as a population of modern, techno-savvy, upwardly mobile people. The land of West Bengal has in it intricately woven stories of many civilisations and settlements which left their footprint here. The diverse landscape flanked by the Himalayas as the top and decorated by the natural beaches and a unique biosphere, the Sunderbans in the south adds to the charm of this state. It is India’s fourth-most populous state and also the seventh-most populous sub-national entity in the world, with over 91 million inhabitants.