Gastroenterology essentially addresses diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver. The functioning of the entire digestive system, both related to the passage of food through the digestive canal to the physiological processes of food digestion, absorption and elimination come under the purview of this specialty.
It includes the medical and surgical treatment of diseases such as colon polyps, gastrointestinal cancer, jaundice, cirrhosis of the liver, gastroesophageal reflux (heartburn), peptic ulcer disease, colitis, gallbladder and biliary tract disease, nutritional problems, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), pancreatitis, etc
Our doctors have expertise in the full spectrum management of gastrointestinal, liver, pancreato-biliary and bowel diseases. This includes disorders such as -
Inflammatory and irritable bowel diseases
Acute liver failure
Chronic liver diseases through viral
Alcoholic and other sources
Biliopancreatic disorders and malignancies
Gastroenterologists treat conditions such as :
anaemia – a condition where the haemoglobin the blood (a pigment that carries oxygen) is below normal levels
short bowel syndrome
jaundice – a condition where the skin yellows due to an accumulation of bilirubin the blood and tissues
diverticulitis – inflammation of the diverticula (small pouches) in the intestine
24 Hour Trauma care.
All Types of Routine Operations.
Laparoscopic Hernia repair.
Procedures for diabetic Foot Infection.
Annual Maintenance & Calibration Contract
Specialized unit for diabetic foot Infection care. Amputation rates are negligible.