Public Health Care

  • Number of beds : 100 No's
  • Number of permanent doctors 11 No's
  • Number of Honorary Specialists 20 No's
  • No.of Honorary Homeopathic Doctors 02 No's
  • Patients treated in OPD 13000 p.m.(average)
  • Patients treated in emergency 2100 p.m (average)
  • Patients admitted 237 p.m. (average)
  • Operations performed 112 p.m. (average)


The cantonment general hospital in Khadki was established in 1914. A maternity ward with 6 beds was added in 1930. In 1947 a 16 bedded male ward was added. In 1957 a 75 bedded hospital with 25 maternity beds, 20 bedded female ward and 30 bedded male ward. Operation theatre was added in 1969. A new OPD building, X-Ray and Laboratory was inaugurated in 1977. In 1978 the hospital was renamed Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Cantonment General Hospital.

In 1989 the new hospital building with 3 wards (75 beds) with semi-private side rooms, an office complex, Laboratory, X-Ray and an air-conditioned operation theatre complex was inaugurated in June.

100 bedded multi-disciplinary, non-dieted, general hospital. Provides out-patient and in patient treatment in medicine, surgery, gynaecology & obstetrics, paediatrics, orthopaedics, ENT & Ophthalmology.

Residential Medical Officer: - Dr. Ranjeet C. Bhonsle     Contact No.: - 020 - 25819283

Honorary Consultant

1 Medicine Dr KPV Rao Monday 12.00pm
2 Pediatrics Dr A D Mishra On call
3 Orthopaedics Dr M R Patil Monday / Friday 10.00am
4 Dr P Rawate Wednesday / Saturday 10.00am
5 Dentistry Dr Ruchi Maurya Tuesday / Friday 9.45am
6 Dr S G Ghandage Wednesday / Thursday 9.15am
7 Dr V Patil Monday / Saturday 12.00am
8 Dr Veeta Kabre Monday / Wednesday / Friday 2.30pm
9 Dr V Kathare Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday 2.30pm
10 ENT Dr A Kumar Wednesday / Saturday 10.00am
11 Opthalmology Dr B Chacko Wednesday 11.30pm
12 Dr S Wadgaonkar Tuesday / Saturday 8.45am
13 Dr B Dolas Friday 10.00am
14 Psyciatry Dr S Zachariah Tuesday / Thursday 3.00pm
15 Dermatology Dr A Dalal Tuesday / Saturday 9.00am
17 Gynaecologist Dr J Palawade Dr J Palawade Tuesday / Friday 12.00am
18 Dr G Chopade Wednesday / Thursday 10.00am
19 Anaesthetist Dr D Borkar On call
20 Dr Supriya Kulkarni On call
21 Nephrologist Dr Tushar Dighe On call


HOD/ Incharge: - Dr. Ashwini Karwande Pathologist - M.B.B.S. & M.D.

No of Staff: - 9

Activities Carried Out:

Equipped with Fully automatic biochemistry analyzer, 5 part cell counter, Coagulation analyzer, HbA1C analyzer, Centrifuges, Microscopes. Biochemistry analyzer and 5 part cell counter are interfaced with computers.

Haematology – Haemogram, PBS, ESR, Platelet count, Blood group, HbA1C, AEC, MP
Biochemistry – BSL, Sr Creat, BUL, Lipid profile, LFT, Uric acid, RA factor, ASO titre, CRP, Amylase, LDH, Sr Protein, Sr Electrolytes
Serology – VDRL, Au Antigen, Widal, HIV
Coagulation – PT, INR
Clinical pathology – Urine R/M/Ketones, Stool, Semen analysis, Pregnancy test, Sputum, Ascitic Fluid, Pleural Fluid and CSF
Procedure – FNAC, PAP smear


Radiology & ECG


HOD/ Incharge: - Dr Vaishali Shivane - M.B.B.S. & D.M.R.E.

No. of Staff: - 5

Activities Carried Out:

Equipped with 500 mA Seimens X-Ray machine, Digital Computerized Radiography (CR), Wipro GE Logic P3 USG machine, 6 Channel ECG machine


9.00 a.m. to 1.00 a.m.
2:30 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.



Operation Theatre - 2 Major OT, 1 Minor OT

HOD/ Incharge: - Dr Madhuri Wadgaokar - M.B.B.S. & M.D. No. of Staff: - 8
Activities Carried Out: Major OTs are fully air-conditioned, equipped with OT tables, Shadowless lamp, Multi-para monitors, Anaesthesia workstation, Defibrillator and piped oxygen. Major surgeries are routinely carried out by Surgeons, Gynaecologist, Orthopedics, ENT and Ophthalmic surgeons. The hospital also provides laproscopic surgery in Gynaecology. Average number of major operations per month - 30 Average number of minor operations per month - 70

Dialysis unit


No. of Staff: - 6

Activities Carried Out:

Equipped with Fresenius make dialysis machine (2), RO water plant (1), Renatron dialyzer reprocessor, Multi-para monitors, Defibrillator, Crash cart, Suction machine, Piped oxygen

The Dialysis unit was inaugurated on 23rd May 2016 jointly by Gen Bipin Rawat, GOC-in-C, SC and Shri Jojneshwar Sharma, PDDE, SC. The unit consists of 2 dialysis machines, 1 RO Water plant, 1 Dialyzer reprocessor and other equipment for patient monitoring and resuscitation such as multi-para monitors and defibrillator.The equipment cost as a whole was Rs 56 Lakhs and entirely borne fromSpecial Chief Minister funds received from Shri Prithviraj Chavan, former CM , Maharashtra. Presently there are 9 patient on dialysis and monthly 70 to 80 dialysis aredone by staff consisting of 2 dialysis technician, 1 Staff Nurse, 1 I/C Staff Nurse and 1 Doctor, under the supervision of Honorary Nephrologist, Dr Tushar Dighe, MD, DM(Nephro)

Emergency / Casualty

No. of Staff: - 4 Activities Carried Out: Fully equipped with Multi-para monitors, Defibrillator, Suction machine, Crash cart, Oxygen and 5 beds for detention of patients. Provides 24 hrs service.



No. of Staff: - 2

Activities Carried Out:

The physiotherapy unit was inaugurated in August ‘93 and within a short time the department has become very popular with the patients. Under the supervision of an experienced physiotherapist, short wave diathermy, electric stimulation, cervical and lumbar traction, ultrasonic therapy are provided to the patients. Electronic cervical traction and a lumbar traction machines have also been made available.           


History: - Presently the hospital runs two dispensaries on all working days. Two dispensaries were added to cater to the medical needs of far areas of Sapras and Sangamwadi as East Khadki Dispensary and Sangamwadi Dispensary in 1976 and 1996 respectively. East Khadki Dispensary was designated as NUHM dispensary in 2014. Facilities: - Both dispensaries are equipped with life saving emergency equipment, Oxygen, IV Fluids, Bed for detention of patient.Medicine is provided free of charge.  
  1. Allopathic Dispensary
  2. East Khadki Dispensary, Sapras
  3. Sangamwadi Dispensary, Sangamwadi
No. of Staff: - 6 Patients Treated Per Year: - 15500
  1. Homeopathic Dispensary
  2. Suvarna Jayanti Homeopathic Clinic, Range Hills, Pune-20
  3. Dr BACGH, Khadki, Pune -3
No. of Staff: - 2 Patients Treated Per Year: - 5200      

Other Facilities

1. Ophthalmic OPD – For eye check up and refractive error correction Equipped with Slit Lamp, Autoref Keratometer, Refraction chair unit
2. ICTC – Free counseling and investigation for HIV No. of Staff: - 2
3. Dental Clinic - Treatment of common dental ailments, extractions, dental caries filling and root canal treatment. Treatment provided by Hon Dentists. Equipped with dental chair, RVG and X-ray
4. Physiotherapy – Equipped with SWD, TENS, Ultrasound, Traction table, Paraffin bath, Nautical Wheel. Staff: Physiotherapist (2) provide for physiotherapy treatment.
5. National health programs
• Maternal and Child Health Programme – ANC, family planning, Janani Suraksha Yojana, Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matrutva Abhiyan, De-worming drive, Vit A supplementation drive.
• Immunisation – National immunization schedule is followed. Vaccines received from zilla parishad. Mission Indradhanush.
• Leprosy control program
• Primary school health check up
• National Malaria Eradication Program