Rangan Chatterjee

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Rangan Chatterjee
Manchester, England
EducationUniversity of Edinburgh Medical School
  • Doctor
  • author
  • broadcaster
Years active2001 (2001)–present
TelevisionDoctor in the House
ParentTarun Chatterjee (father)

Rangan Chatterjee is a British physician, author, television presenter and podcaster. He is best known for his TV show Doctor in the House and for being the resident doctor on BBC Breakfast and as a regular contributor to BBC Radio.[1]

Early life[edit]

Chatterjee's father, Tarun Chatterjee, came to England from Kolkata, India in the 1960s and was a consultant in genito-urinary medicine at Manchester Royal Infirmary.[2] Chatterjee was a pupil at Manchester Grammar School from 1988 to 1995; then he attended the University of Edinburgh, where he studied Medicine and graduated in 2001 with an additional degree in immunology.[3]


Chatterjee hosts the podcast "Feel Better, Live More," and has appeared on BBC Radio as a regular commentator.[4] In 2017 he came 8th in the Pulse Power 50 list of influential GPs.[5] [neutrality is disputed]


  • The 4 Pillar Plan Published on 28 December 2017[6]
  • How to Make Disease Disappear Released on May 22, 2018
  • The Stress Solution Released on 27 December 2018.[7]
  • Feel Better in 5 Released on 18 December 2019. [1]
  • Feel Great Lose Weight released 31st December 2020
  • Happy Mind, Happy Life: 10 Simple Ways to Feel Great Every DayReleased on 22nd February 2022.


Chatterjee is married to Vidhaata, a barrister.[8]


  1. ^ Lambert, Victoria (June 2017). "The Resident doctor on BBC One's Breakfast Show". The Telegraph.
  2. ^ "Dr. Rangan's father". telegraphindia.com. Archived from the original on 24 June 2018.
  3. ^ "The Manchester Grammar School". www.mgslife.org.
  4. ^ "Rangan Chatterjee". www.penguin.co.uk. Retrieved 9 November 2022.
  5. ^ "8th in the Pulse Power 50 list for influential GPs in 2017". pulsetoday.co.uk. 5 February 2018.
  6. ^ "The 4 Pillar Plan". penguin.co.uk.
  7. ^ The Stress Solution Release date. ASIN 0241317940.
  8. ^ Relative Values: the BBC’s Dr Rangan Chatterjee and his wife, Vidhaata thetimes.co.uk. Retrieved 16 November 2021.

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