Department of Gastroenterology – Abdominal Diseases

Gastroenterology

This department deals with medicine focused on the digestive system and its disorders. Diseases affecting the gastrointestinal tract, which includes the organs from mouth to anus, along the alimentary canal, are the focus of the speciality.

Procedures Include:

  • Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Sclerotherapy of varices, oesophageal banding of varices in chronic liver problems
  • Dilation of oesophageal stricture
  • ERCP which stand for endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography is a procedure to visualize the bile duct and pancreatic duct and do therapeutic work