GASTROENTEROLOGY

Gastroenterology specialize in preventing, diagnosing and treating diseases of the digestive tract and liver disorders. These mainly include conditions involving the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, pancreas, liver, gallbladder and colon.

    • Endoscopy – Gastroscopy, Duodenoscopy & Enteroscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopic Ultra Sound (EUS) including FNAC & Biopsies
    • ERCP (Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography)
    • Capsule endoscopy

The department offers the following clinics for patients with digestive disorders:

    • General GI (gastro-intestinal) OPD – GERD (Gastro oesophageal reflux disease), acid peptic disease, Barrett’s disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, biliary and pancreatic disorders.
    • IBD (Inflammatory bowel disease) clinicHepatology clinic – Hepatitis B, C, autoimmune hepatitis, PSC (Primary sclerosing cholangitis), PBC (Primary biliary cirrhosis), Alcoholic Liver disease, Liver transplant, Hepatocellular Cancer (HCC).

Therapeutic procedures such as:

    • Treatment of GI (gastro-intestinal) bleed
    • Variceal banding
    • Polypectomies
    • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection(EMR)
    • Balloon dilatation of strictures and achalasia
    • Foreign body removal
    • GI (gastro-intestinal) stenting
    • Biliary procedures such as gall stone removal and stenting of CBD
    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement
    • Management of acute/life threatening conditions such as acute liver failure, GI bleed, acute pancreatitis, acute colitis, biliary sepsis, etc

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