The specialty of Gastroenterology provides an advanced treatment and care facility for the digestive system as it provides treatment procedures that involve liver, gallbladder, intestines, stomach, anus, colon, and pancreas.
At United Hospital our team of experts are committed to give the finest care to the patients suffering from a wide spectrum of gastric diseases and disorders that ranges from mild to severe. Our Department is backed with state of art technology, advanced medical equipment, subspecialty clinics, preventive healthcare programs, and the latest medical amenities. We have an in-house diagnostic center that includes all the latest diagnostic machines in order to ensure precision based evaluation and assessment without any delay. We have a team of specialized and expert surgeons who have years of experience in treating critical cases. Our doctors offer holistic treatment for digestive diseases in order to ensure the well being of our patients.
Gallbladder disease is a very common digestive disease and in order to treat that, sometimes surgical removal of gallbladder is required which is known as cholecystectomy.
Appendicitis is another very common condition that causes excruciating abdominal pain. In severe conditions, the appendix gets infected and inflamed and in such conditions, appendectomy is required.
Surgical removal is required when the cancer spreads in other parts of the digestive system.
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
GERD or Acid Reflux causes severe damage to the food pipe that causes heartburn and excruciating chest pain. In cases where the condition is severe, fundoplication is required in order to treat the condition.
Rectal prolapse is a serious condition in which part of the intestine drops down through the anus that requires immediate medical attention and surgery in order to treat it.
Bariatric surgery and other weight loss surgeries
There are several conditions caused due to different chronic diseases due to which an Obese person is unable to reduce weight. In such conditions, gastric bypass surgery is required in order to treat obesity and protect the patient from different health problems that come along with obesity.
Inflammatory bowel disease
Inflammatory bowel disease includes Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. In this, the immune system attacks the intestine that causes severe pain and inflammation that leads to intestinal damage. It requires surgical removal of the damaged parts in order to give relief.