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Dr.Amit Kumar Poddar - Pulmonologist, Kolkata

Dr.Amit Kumar Poddar

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MBBS, MD TUBERCULOSIS AND CHEST DISEASES, Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Dis...

Pulmonologist, Kolkata

42 Years Experience  ·  400 - 500 at clinic  ·  ₹200 online
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Dr.Amit Kumar Poddar 92% (709 ratings) MBBS, MD TUBERCULOSIS AND CHEST DISEASES, Diploma in Tube... Pulmonologist, Kolkata
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I'm a caring, skilled professional, dedicated to simplifying what is often a very complicated and confusing area of health care....more
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Dr. Amit Kumar Poddar is a Pulmonologist from Kolkata in West Bengal. He is currently available for his expert advice at Poddar Clinic, Kalipark Chamber. He has completed MBBS from Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital and has pursued MD Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases from reputed R.G.Kar Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata.He had worked as a Chest Specialist in Belur E.S.I (T.B.) Hospital for 30 years. He has 37 Years Experience as a General Physician and Chest Specialist.

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Pulmonologist

Education

MBBS - Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital - 1978
MD TUBERCULOSIS AND CHEST DISEASES - R.G.Kar Medical College and Hospital - 1990
Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases - Medical College, Kolkata - 1984
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Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene - School of Tropical Medicine ,Calcutta - 1984

Past Experience

M.O. Chest Specialist at Belur E.S.I. (T.B.) Hospital ,Howrah

Languages spoken

English
W-Bengali
Hindi

Awards and Recognitions

Award of Honour at International Congress on Respiratory Diseases
Token of Appreciation At 76th All India Medical Conference;IMA
Certificate of Honour at BRONCOCON Indian Association of Bronchology

Professional Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Indian Chest Society
Association of Physicians of India (API)
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European Respiratory Society (ERS)
Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)
Association of Chest Physicians West Bengal
Indian Sleep Disorder Association

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PODDAR CLINIC

AB-251 ,Sector 1,Salt LakeKolkata
  4.7  (706ratings)
500 at clinic
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PARK CLINIC

Kalipark Bus Stop SRCM RoadKolkata
  4.7  (706ratings)
400 at clinic
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AAROGYAM CLINIC

201,1st Floor, Block-A,Dipayan ApartmentKolkata
  4.7  (706ratings)
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My son aged 35 is having dry cough for 10 days. One doctor suggested augmentin 625 for 7 days. He has very very mild chest congestion and dry cough. No other symptoms. Pl advise. We are worried .krishna.

Warm saline gargle twice daily x 7 days. You can defer the admistration of augmentin by 7-10 days, if not relieved.
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My 4.10 year old son recovered from 2 months old cough however he coughs (now dry) a lot before sleeping and after waking up. Gets better with nebulising levolin 0.63 mg but cough returns as soon as I stop nebulising. honitus not helping.

He needs seroflo 50 microgram inhaler with spacer and baby mask twice daily over prolonged period. Mouth to be rinsed with water 5 minutes after inhalation.
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I have been suffering from cough for 10 days ,cough is increasing at night and unable to sleep. Also have some phlegm can I use deriphyllin retard tablet?

You can use deriphyllin retard. More specific treatment is ics+ laba (foracort or budamate) inhalation over 12 weeks. Azithromycin 500 mg od for 5 days. Prior to use of foracort spirometry should be done, and if the results shows reversibility, yo...

Hi have cough and cold from last 20 days have taken antibiotics and antihistamine tablets still have coughing and thick viscous mucous nose is also blocked using otrivin spray what should I do to treat this.

Stop otrivin. You need fluticasone nasal spray once daily in both nostrils to get relief from blocked nose. If cough persists pft should be done.
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