Public Health Care

Urban living brings forth plethora of health challenges: Infectious diseases, non-communicable diseases, addictive behaviors, accidental cases a spectrum of nutritional disorders etc. Varanasi Cantonment Board’s endeavor is to provide capacity to deal with all above ailments. The Cantonment Board vision encompasses health beyond health care by providing Clean Environment, Potable water, Good sanitation & Best treatment and diagnostic services.

Varanasi Cantonment Board is maintaining a 18 bedded Cantonment General Hospital where best treatment and diagnostic facilities have been provisioned. The Cantonment General hospital has engaged Medical Specialists viz. Gynecologists, Pediatrician, Orthopedician, Radiologist, ENT.  Emergency services  is available round the clock. Support / Diagnostic Services like Ultrasound, X-Ray, ECG,  BioChemistry Labs are being provisioned satisfactorily. At Cantonment General Hospital one minor OT & One Major OT is presently functioning. IPD facilities 24×7 are available. Cantonment Board is maintaining a Physiotherapy Department fully equipped with latest equipments. The Cantonment General Hospital is also running School Health Program, health checkups of students are being done twice a year.  Cantonment General Hospital is also running Homeopathic clinic. The Cantonment General Hospital is providing free medicines to all patients. Besides, Cantonment residents patients from adjoining areas around cantonment viz. Phulwariya, Nadesar, Lahartara, etc. are also utilizing health care services provisional by the Board.  Medical health camps are being organized by the CG Hospital at regular intervals for best health care services.


OPD Services:

1.General OPD

2.Dental OPD

3.Specialist OPDs (Gynae & Obstt., Orthopedics, ENT, Pediatric, Radiologist).

4.Homoeopathy OPD

5.Indoor Services – 18 beds

6.Emergency Services (Round-the-clock)

7.Major OT – 01

8.Minor OT - 01

9.Diagnostic Services (Lab, ECG & Radiology including X- Ray and Ultrasound),

10.Physiotherapy- Unit with best equipment working from 10 AM to 1

Hospital Timing

Hospital Timing:

  • OPD (ORS registered) – 08.00 A.M to 10.00 A.M and 02.00 P.M to 4.00 P.M  (Mon to Sat)
  • OPD (Non ORS registered) – 10.00 A.M to 02.00 P.M (Mon to Sat)
  • Laboratory - 08.00 A.M to 4.00 P.M (Mon to Sat)
  • X-Ray – 08.00 A.M to 4.00 P.M (Mon to Sat)
  • Ultrasound – 09.00 A.M to 11.00 A.M (Sat)
  • Emergency – 24 X 7
  • For Ambulance Services – 24X 7

Other Services:

1.Preventive Health Care

2.Care for Senior citizens

3.Kishori Clinic

4.School Health program

5.Care for Special children

6.Medical camps


Senior Citizens

1.Senior Citizens care functioning from 8 AM to 2 PM daily.
2.Free OPD for Senior Citizens.
3.Free medicine & Diagnostics services.

School Health Programme:

(1) Number of School Children Health Check up in 2019-20 : 320

(2) Checkup is done by Medical Officers of CGH. Following examination & systemic examination done during the health checkup:
1.Pulse,  2.BP,  3.Temperature,  4.Pallor,  5.Nerves,  6.Nails, 7.Teeth,  8.Mental Development,  9.CNS,   10.Chest,  11.Abdomen

Facilities offered at Centre for Differently Abled Children

1.Cantt Board Varanasi maintain a school differently abled children (Sankalp)

2. Physiotherapy facility provided to differently abled children .

3.Teaching aids provided in school for differently abled children.