Kolkata’s Ruby General Hospital Celebrates 20 Years of Service
Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee graced the press conference of Ruby General Hospital announcing twenty years of dedicated service to the city of Kolkata. Dr. Kamal K Dutta , Founder Chairman Ruby General Hospital, Dr (Prof) Subir Ganguly, Clinical Oncologist and Dr. Gautam Mukhopadhyay, Onco surgeon.
On the occasion of the twenty years of Ruby General Hospital’s work in the field of medical expertise, the hospital authorities announced 200 bedded Cancer Center with world class radiation units for the patients. The FFF Varian Clinac IX, the machine which will be used for the treatment of the patients uses the Rapid Arc Technology. This will help in the three dimensional dose distribution and help in fast treatment of the cancer affected patients.
Speaking at the occasion, Soumitra Chattejee said “This is a great thing to be introduced by Ruby General Hospital. Cancer is a life threatening disease and many people usually die due to lack of treatment. The disease is diagnosed at a very late stage and this reduces the chances of survival. However with such initiatives, one will be able to make much headway in the treatment of such patients effectively”.
With the opening of this new cancer ward with the advanced machine brought from abroad, we can hope that many cancer patients will get a new lease of life.