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Institute of Neurosciences Kolkata Wins Prestigious CNBC-TV18 India Healthcare Award

Kolkata – December 20, 2013: Institute of Neurosciences, Kolkata ( IN-K ), the four-year old brain and spine super specialty hospital in Kolkata, has won the very prestigious CNBC-TV18 India Healthcare Awards 2013 as the “Best Single Specialty Hospital – Neurology”, in India.

“We are delighted, that a mere four years into our existence, we have managed to win such a prestigious accolade that not only validates our mission but also the tremendous passion and dedication of our extraordinary team of doctors”, said Dr. R.P. “Robin” Sengupta, the Founder & Chairman of I-NK.  “It is significant and humbling to note that last year’s recipient of the same award was the legendary NIMHANS of Bangalore”, Dr. Sengupta added.

IMRB, India’s leading research agency powered the robust multi-phase methodology that helped shortlist India’s finest healthcare providers for the final round. Collectively the consumer ratings and doctors’ ratings on facility assessment data were shared with the jury to arrive at the Overall Best Hospital Award as well as awardees in specific categories.

With more than 3000 of India’s top hospitals in the fray, CNBC-TV18 relied on an eminent jury comprising of some of the leading names in Indian healthcare today, to pick the winner in each category. The presentation of the awards in Delhi on December 23rd, will be presided over by  Mr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman of The Planning Commission of India.

About Institute of Neurosciences, Kolkata

The Institute of Neurosciences, Kolkata (I-NK) is a one-of-its-kind hospital in Eastern India for the treatment of neurological disorders which is within the reach of 300 million people in the region and neighboring areas. It is a non-for-profit charitable company under section 25. The hospital is fully air-conditioned and equipped with 150 beds, 15 fully furnished Examination Rooms and four Operation Theatres with state-of-the-art equipment. This Neurosciences Institute in the heart of Kolkata is twinned with the Regional Neurosciences Centre in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK and has neurology, neurosurgery, neuro-rehabilitation & neuro-psychiatry treatment programs for adults & children. It is a comprehensive and advanced facility for Neurosurgery, Endovascular and related treatments in the Eastern segment of India. It has been certified as the only Super-specialty Neurosciences Hospital by Govt. of West Bengal and a premiere Research Institute by the DSIR, Govt. of India in 2012. It has many joint research programs with the Institute of Neurosciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK 

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