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Gynaecology & Obstetrics in ‘Woman and Child’ address the female reproductive organs' health and the management of pregnancy. Qualified specialists, specially trained nurses and the latest equipments are available to deal with Gynaecological ailments, pregnancy and pre-mature babies. Level III NICU services are also available for handling these pre-mature babies. Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy are performed as well under competent expertise.

Ailments :

• Infertility Solutions
• Laparoscopic Surgery
• Urogynaecology
• Amenorrhoea (absent menstrual periods)
• Dysmenorrhoea (painful menstrual periods)
• Menorrhagia (heavy menstrual periods); a common indication for hysterectomy
• Prolapse of pelvic organs
• Infections of the vagina (vaginitis), cervix and uterus (including fungal, bacterial, viral, and protozoal)
• Other vaginal diseases
Management of High Risk Pregnancy and Child Birth are also done with great expertise.

Infrastructure :

Charnock Hospital has a unique ‘Woman and Child’ department :
• A state-of-the-art Gynae OT with HD Laparoscopic set up and harmonic energy.
• This is the only Hospital in North-East Kolkata equipped to cater to all kinds of High Risk Obstetric Emergencies with a back up of 70 Critical Care Beds.
• The 20 bedded Obstetric Ward has the beds in an innovative disposition. All these beds are having individual Televisions towards “feeling at home” .
• Round the clock coverage by Inhouse Consultants and Post Graduate Registrars.
• Continuous CTG monitoring.
• Painless Labour.
• OPD Consultation by Specialists, available everyday from 9am till 8pm.
• Special Gyn. & Obs. Sonography from 8am till 8pm.



The branch of medicine that deals with the medical care of infants, children and adolescents demand “Care” along with dedicated treatment and the Department of Neonatology and Paediatrics at Charnock Hospital is ever-ready for the same. The department includes committed Consultants, Post Graduate Registrars and NICU trained Medical Officers who are immensely experienced to give that ‘Extra Care’ to the New Borns and the children. The nursing staffs are also specially trained to handle neonates and children.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

• Provide high and intermediate dependency care for all neonates delivered at the hospital and outside - The advanced level III NICU helps to complement the high risk pregnancy cases. This is capable of taking care of all critically ill neonates, premature and of extremely low birth weight. This include support for neonatal resuscitation at delivery, management of problems like neonatal jaundice and supportive care for high risk infants like those born to mothers with diseases complicating pregnancy.

• Develop a comprehensive training centre in Neonatology

(a) Provide training for Paediatricians in neonatal intensive care, develop community Neonatology modules and undertake research in topics of interest in Neonatology.

(b) Provide training for nurses in all aspects of neonatal care, impart short-term courses for nurses in neonatal intensive care nursing and become a nodal point for continuing medical and nursing education.

Paediatric Unit

• A general Paediatric set-up to primarily tackle all common Paediatric Emergencies and inpatients as per accepted treatment protocols.
• Pleasant inpatient surroundings with Mother and Child composite care units.
• A Paediatric ICU is also in the pipeline for critically ill patients.
• Develop a comprehensive training centre in Paediatrics.

Infrastructure :

• Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
• Isolation Room for infected neonates
• Separate Paediatric unit, manned by trained Paediatric nurses and Paediatric Consultants (On call)
• Paediatric Surgery


Woman and Child