Bhaktivedanta Hospital & Research Institute has the distinction of being one of the very few medical institutions in and around Mumbai running a specialized division for awareness and treatment of infectious diseases. The Division of Infectious Diseases at Bhaktivedanta Hospital & Research Institute is a sub-speciality division of the Department of Internal Medicine. Run by a fulltime highly qualified and experienced consultant along with in-house microbiology support, the Division provides expertise in the management of infectious diseases both in the in-patients and out-patients settings. It actively engages in various research programs and studies to reduce the burden of infectious diseases in the society. Thoroughly updated about the emerging & re-emerging diseases, the Division disseminates guidelines for the benefit of public. Several educational programs in the form of seminars and talk shows are arranged on a regular basis for the benefit of common people and the medical fraternity.
The Division of Infectious Diseases runs the specialised Infectious Diseases Clinic to cater to out-patients. The Clinic aims to prevent diseases, disability and death caused by a wide range of infectious diseases.
Consultation for Infectious Diseases:
Dr. Swapnil Gautam
MD, DNB, MRCP (London), MRCPE (Edinburgh), MRCPS (Glasgow), PGDip Infectious Diseases (London, Sydney)
Consultant General Medicine, Infectious Diseases Specialist & Intensivist