Gastroenterology

The Gastroenterology department at PRATHIMA provides cutting-edge Medical and Surgical Gastroenterology services. The department is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure together with highly expert medical and surgical gastroenterologists to treat Gl diseases like colon polyps, Gl cancer, liver cirrhosis, peptic ulcer disease, colitis, pancreatitis etc.

The Department has extensive experience in the field of Luminal Gastroenterology, more specifically in the field of IBD, biliary and pancreatic disease.

Medical Gastroenterology

Our Medical Gastroenterology experts deal with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disorders such as chronic diarrhoea, constipation, peptic ulcer, acute liver failure, portal hypertension, diseases of the digestive tract including stomach, duodenum, gall bladder, biliary tract, pancreas, small intestine, liver and colon.

Surgical Gastroenterology

Our team of Surgical Gastroenterologists has performed a wide variety of surgical procedures for all the diseases related to liver and pancreas in addition to cancers/tumours as well as other disorders involving the bile duct, gall bladder, oesophagus, stomach, duodenum, colon & rectum.

Key Procedures

  • Management of Cholangio Carcinoma
  • Management of acute upper and lower Gl haemorrhages
  • Removal of polyps from large intestine
  • Stent placement in food pipe, colon, small intestine, bile duct and pancreatic duct
  • Management of bile duct and pancreatic duct stones
  • Surgical management of necrotising and chronic pancreatitis
  • Surgical management of ulcerative colitis
  • Colorectal, esophageal & gastric cancer surgery
  • Management of liver trauma
  • Surgery for benign biliary strictures post cholecystectomy bile duct stricture
  • Portal hypertension – shunt and non-shunt surgeries
  • Definitive surgery for choledochal cyst
  • Surgery for corrosive esophageal injury
  • Sleeve gastrectomy including stapling
  • Gastric bypass including stapling
  • Laparoscopic surgery for achalasia cardia
  • Laparoscopic surgery for hiatus hernia
  • Esophagectomy for cancer
  • BL Inguinal Hernia (with Prolene mesh)-Uni
  • BL Inguinal Hernia (with Prolene mesh)-Bi
  • Lap cholecystectomy (Gall bladder removal)
  • Umbilical hernia (with high generation mesh)
  • Open ventral hernia repair
  • Polypectomy major
  • Liver transplant
  • Single balloon enteroscopy to identify small bowel lesions
  • Gastric banding

Technologies & Facilities

  • 190 series Endoscopy, Colonoscopy
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreaticography (ERCP)
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic ultrasound
  • Advanced HD Laparoscopy systems
  • 24-hour pH metry
  • Hydrogen breath test
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic Endosonography
  • Manometry
  • Dedicated Gastro OTs with modular, laminar flow
  • Suites to perform Colonoscopy & Endoscopy

Our Doctors

best gatroenterology hospital in hyderabad

Dr. K. Pandu Ranga Rao

MD (Gen. Medicine), DM (Gastro)

gastroenterologist in hyderabad

Dr. B.Ramesh Kumar

MD (Gen. Medicine),

DM (Gastroenterology)

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