Siliguri is one of the most beautifully endowed place in West Bengal. Siliguri is surrounded by a myriad of tourist attractions like Darjeeling, Mirik , Gangtok , Kalimpong, Sikkim , Laachen , Kurseong ,etc which are all easily accessible by road and make for excellent weekend breaks.With the explosion in five star hotels, banks, malls, multiplexes, amusement parks , Siliguri is becoming the preferred choice for more people to stay and settle . More people means more demand for healthcare facility. Siliguri with its beautiful scenic beauty on entering the town, followed by different streets which are equipped with markets for the locals like Hong Kong market, Seth Srilal Market . Siliguri is slowly transforming itself into an educational hub.High concentration of renowned schools like Don Bosco School, Delhi Public School (DPS), G.D. Goenka School, Techno India School, Siliguri is making Siliguri a preferred choice for most of the people to settle. The settlers also can explore many national parks and wildlife sanctuaries like Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuaries, monasteries. Siliguri also has many amusement parks in and around like the Basil World, Savin Kingdom where Children and adults alike can have a merry time. The youths can engage themselves by joining many Sporting clubs in Siliguri. The Kanchenjunga Stadium and Netaji Indoor Stadium also organise many Sporting and other events through out the year. The up – scale shopping malls like Cosmos Mall, City Mall, and Orbit Mall which includes a movie theatre, City Center and other chain of eateries ensures that residents of Siliguri are comfortable and can enjoy all modern facilities and amenities.
Siliguri serves as the important connector between the southern and northern parts of West Bengal. It is the transit point for air, road and rail traffic to the neighbouring countries like Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh and hence is experiencing a rapid and a steady population expansion. The healthcare hinterland of Siliguri consists of the districts like Uttar Dinajpur, Dakshin Dinajpur, Darjeeling, Cooch Behar, Jalpaiguri, etc. Siliguri being surrounded by Bihar, Assam, Sikkim , Bhutan and Nepal attracts patients for better treatment but didn’t have any full-fledged tertiary care hospital to serve the critical medical need of these population. DESUN is the only Superspeciality hospital in Siliguri providing tertiary care and is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure (Man and Machine) to handle any kind of critical medical problems.
After proving its excellence in healthcare for a long time, Kolkata-based DESUN Hospital is spreading its wings with 304 beds on the 120-feet wide NH-34 which is 300 meters from Siliguri Medical College to cater to the expanding demand of healthcare in Siliguri. DESUN Hospital is located on the Asian Highway Pass which is the important stop between Nepal , Bhutan and Bangladesh and is 2 hrs away from Darjeeling (by road). This place is also well connected with other districts of North Bengal as well as Neighbouring countries like Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh.
The only hospital in Siliguri to have 1 dedicated lifesaving ventilator for each ICU bed The Only hospital in Siliguri to have a specialised advanced Burns Unit. Emergency, Trauma and Critical Care are highly complex Superspecialty medical areas where multiple Speciality doctors are required simultaneously. DESUN is reputed for its expertise in this complex area with specialist in home full time doctors available at your service 24x7. DESUN is the only hospital in Siliguri and Eastern India to have Steel Operation Theatres i.e. OTs made entirely of medical grade steel,because of which chances of Infection are very minimal.
Within 2 years of commencement DESUN Hospital, Kolkata achieved the prestigious National Accreditation Board for Hospitals (NABH) Accreditation from the Government of India for its quality medical treatment and hospital services. Since the setting up of NABH in the year 2006, not even 100 hospitals have been able to achieve these tough quality standards and get the accreditation. Within 1 year DESUN became the only hospital in Kolkata to achieve the National Accreditation Board for Laboratories (NABL) for over 1000 tests including Superspeciality tests using latest technologies like PCR, Immuno Assay, etc. DESUN Hospital, Siliguri is also planning to achieve the same in the shortest span of time thus setting a Quality Benchmark in the Healthcare industry in Siliguri.