Siliguri is a town nesting between Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri in the State of West Bengal.
It has witnessed steady development in healthcare sector over the past few years. It houses several hospitals owned privately and by the government as well. Apart from this, Siliguri also has a government medical college within its city limits with state-of-the-art education and practical training facilities. There are several private clinics, nursing homes and medical centers which form part of the Siliguri healthcare sector.
Given below is a list of some of the top medical facilities in Siliguri.
|Hospital Name & Address||Phone|
|Basus Clinic |
Nandalaki Basu Sarani, College Para Siliguri HO, Siliguri - 734001
|0353 243 0966, 243 6436|
|Neotia Getwel Healthcare Centre |
Matigara, Behind City Centre , Siliguri - 734010
|0353 305 3000, 305 3030|
|Heritage Hospital and Helix Diagnostics |
Burdwan Road, Near Vishal Mega Market Siliguri Bazar, Siliguri - 734005
|0353 250 0932, 250 0933, 250 0934, 9832495976|
|Anandloke Hospital and Neuroscienes Centre Pvt. Ltd. |
Sevoke Road, Near 2nd Mile , Siliguri - 734001
|0353 254 0980, 9434006928, 8116600200, 9434328382|
|Rangapani Cancer Hospital |
1, Vill Po Rangapani, Ps Bagdogra, Dist Darjee, Main Road Leusipakuri, Siliguri - 734434
|Sai Hospital and Gastro Liver Clinic Pvt. Ltd. |
Sevoke Road, Behind Vishal Cinema Hall, 2nd Mile Near Green View apartments, Siliguri - 734001
|0353 254 0091, 254 0051, 211 0410, 9434357262|
|Paramount Hospital Pvt. Ltd. |
Mangal Pandey Road Khalpara, Siliguri - 734005
|0353 250 3722, 250 4389, 9800896551, 9800895831|
|Medica North Bengal Clinic Pvt. Ltd. |
Meghnad Saha Sarani, Near Biswadeep Cinema Hall Pradhan Nagar, Siliguri - 734403
|0353 309 2000, 309 2001, 309 2002, 9748481001, 9748481009|
|Shanti Nursing Home |
Uday Shankar Sarani, Sevoke Road, Next To International Market Near Pani Tanki More, Siliguri - 734001
|9163727714, 9564677467, 9832168466|
There are several NABH accredited hospitals in Siliguri, offering world class medical amenities to patients.
Hospitals have modern infrastructure, a team of well qualified staff members, and patient friendly facilities. Most hospitals in Siliguri have separate outpatient and inpatient departments. Outpatient consultations are conducted by specialist doctors at flexible timings for patients' convenience. Other facilities offered by most hospitals in Siliguri are, I.C.U, on call doctor, emergency ward etc. Some hospitals are also equipped with 24/7 services like ambulance, pathology lab, pharmacy, blood bank etc.
Pediatrics, orthopedics, gynecology, surgery, cardiology, dermatology are some specialties offered in most hospitals and private clinics. Multi-specialty hospitals offer other advanced specialties too like bariatric surgery, cosmetic surgery, radiation oncology, I.V.F. Most hospitals in Siliguri have at least 1-2 well equipped operation theaters.
Hospitals in Siliguri are bound by rules laid down by the health department of Siliguri Municipal Corporation. Flouting any of these rules could lead to cancellation of the licenses which allow hospitals and clinics to remain functional. Storage of medical equipment, conducting surgical and medical procedures, waste disposal, are done under extremely hygienic conditions in all hospitals.
Siliguri is a probable candidate to be included in the smart city project of West Bengal. The city has already seen good development on the commercial front and still has ample scope to grow. Hospitals in Siliguri cater to people belonging to all walks of life. Owing to several health schemes initiated by Government of West Bengal, people belonging to economically backward classes can avail quality medical care at affordable pricing.
The healthcare sector of Siliguri caters to patients from the city itself and from nearby towns and villages as well. Siliguri railway station has a number of daily train services connecting to nearby areas. The nearest international airport to Siliguri is in Kolkata with good connectivity to almost every metro city in India. The national highway connecting Sikkim and West Bengal passes through Siliguri, thus making road travel convenient. There are several lodging facilities in Siliguri for convenience of patients and their family who visit from outside of the city.
Hospitals in Siliguri have been responsible for the overall development of the city and economic growth too.