Gastroenterology deals in treating diseases related to gastrointestinal tract and disorders associated with it. The branch also includes the understanding of gastrointestinal organs, like the functioning of liver; digestion and absorption, removal of waste and several others. Any gastrointestinal disorders can cause problems in stomach, esophagus, pancreas, gall bladder, liver, small and large intestine.
The gastroenterologist will take a broad understanding of the symptoms like difficulty in swallowing, constipation, heartburn or GERD to diagnose and treat conditions effectively. We are committed to offer best in class healthcare services for our patients to treat life-threatening acute medical problems.
The latest Endoscopic procedures are done for gastrointestinal bleed, gastrointestinal cancers, foreign body removal etc. Endosonography and Capsule Endoscopy are available too.
The Gastrointestinal surgeons manage major gastrointestinal surgical problems of the intestines, pancreas and hepatobiliary tract [liver and gallbladder] including cancers, many of them through Minimal Access surgery..
Our comprehensive Liver Transplant programme is well known for its highly successful adult and pediatric Liver Transplant programmes and cutting edge hepatobiliary procedures. Disorders of the pancreas as well as pancreatic and intestinal transplants are also performed.
The knowledge and technology in Gastroenterology has grown massively in the last two decades and has branched into various subspecialties like hepatology, pancreatology, functional bowel disorders with motility studies, therapeutic endoscopy and endoscopic ultrasound. Gastrointestinal services incorporate a joint medical and surgical approach for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal, liver and pancreatic disorders including cancer.
The RJ Super Speciality Hospital revolutionized the way Gastroenterology was treated in India. The hospital started a unit for day care wherein patients were provided treatments without need of hospitalization. Patients from all across India along with neighboring countries are referred to this hospital, thus making it a globally acclaimed health care provider for Gastroenterology patients.