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Bodhisatwa Choudhuri

Dr. Bodhisatwa Choudhuri

Rheumatologist15 Years Exp.
MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, MRCEM(UK), MEM, Diploma in Rheumatology, PGCC - more
₹ 700 at clinic

Personal Statement

I believe in health care that is based on a personal commitment to meet patient needs with compassion and more

Doctor Information


  • Rheumatologist

Other treatment areas

  • Rheumatologist
  • Pain Management
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care Specialist


  • MBBS , R. G. Kar Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata , 2008
  • MD - Internal Medicine , TA University , 2016
  • MRCEM(UK) , Royal College of Emergency Medicine , 2016
  • MEM , George Washington University, USA , 2016
  • Diploma in Rheumatology , University of South Wales, UK , 2016
  • PGCC - Rheumatology , Johns Hopkins University, USA , 2016
  • MACEP , American College of Emergency Physicians , 2016
  • FCCS , Society of Critical Care Medicine, USA , 2016
  • MRCP Acute Medicine , Royal College Of Physicians, UK , 2020

Past Experience

  • Emergency Physician at Columbia Asia Hospital, Kolkata
  • Emergency & Critical Care Physician at Peerless Hospital & B K Roy Research Center, Kolkata
  • HOD, Emergency Department at AMRI Hospital, Saltlake, Kolkata
  • HOD, Emergency & Critical Care Dept at ILS Hospital, Howrah

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • W-Bengali

Professional Memberships

  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Society of Emergency Medicine
  • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Indian Society of Rheumatology
  • Membership of Royal College of Emergency Medicine
  • American Heart Association
  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • Indian Academy of Echocardiography

Clinic Location

HB 36–A/4 - 36-A/5/1, 1st Cross Road, HB Block, Sector III, Bidhannagar


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Question and Answers



female • 45 Year Old • Jan 08, 2020 • Bangalore

I switched from folitrax 7.5 mg to 5 mg. After this ra symptoms have suddenly come back. If I switch back to 7.5 mg again, will the symptoms subside? Please advice.

Bodhisatwa Choudhuri

3 years ago

Hello, Folitrax 5 mg is probably too little dose for you. You may now need higher dosage than 7.5 mg weekly initially to counter your symptoms, later on it can be titrat full answer


Bhavya Tripathi

female • 19 Year Old • Aug 22, 2019 • Basti

I am an 18 year old girl suffering from rheumatoid arthritis. Recently I have changed my doctor and medicine course. These days I am feeling as if I have no strength in more

Bodhisatwa Choudhuri

4 years ago

Hello. Please check your hemoglobin as anemia can cause weakness. Also regularly check esr & crp to monitor the disease, as you may need higher doses of methotrexate. Th full answer


Sukhbir Tuli

female • 57 Year Old • Jul 25, 2019 • Vadodara

I am ra patient from one year. Treatment is of folitrax 15 .my wbc go down. Can I go for biological treatment?

Bodhisatwa Choudhuri

4 years ago

Hello, Lowering of wbc can be due to side-effects of folitrax. Please consult your rheumatologist immediately, as you may need change of medication. For biologics, few t full answer


Ramesh R

male • 55 Year Old • Jun 15, 2019 • Mumbai

I am suffering from rheumatoid arthritis since past 3 years. Presently have to take painkillers and corticosteroid on a daily basis. Besides I am also on hydroxychloroqu more

Bodhisatwa Choudhuri

4 years ago

Hello. There are other options like leflunomide, in case you are intolerant to methotrexate. Considering you are already on steroids and 2 dmards (sulfasalazine & hcqs), full answer

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