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Dr. Srimannarayana Y

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - Surgical Gastroenterology

12 Years Experience

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Dr. Neeraj Nagaich

MBBS, MD, DM GASTROENTEROLOGY

17 Years Experience

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Dr. Vishal Khurana

MBBS, MD (Medicine), DM (Medical Gastroenterology), MNAMS

7 Years Experience

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What Is Gastroenterology?

Gastroenterology is a general medicine subspecialty. It focuses on the digestive system, its associated organs, and their disorders. The main function of the gastrointestinal system is to digest and transfer food, assimilate nutrients, eliminate toxins from the body. It is mainly concerned with the illnesses affecting the organs starting from the mouth to the anus i.e. the gastrointestinal tract.

What Are The Most Common Gastroenterological Diseases?

Gastroenterology experts can treat various diseases like acid reflux, ulcers,, hepatitis C, polyps/growths (which usually occur in the large intestine), jaundice, hemorrhoids, bloody stools, pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas), colon cancer, constipation, defecation problems, acute or chronic diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, rectal problems in women, inflammatory bowel diseases like chron’s disease or ulcerative colitis etc. The symptoms for these diseases are wide rang

Who Are Gastroenterologists?

Practitioners trained under this specialty are known as gastroenterologists. These doctors are educated and trained for a total of 10 years, including undergraduate medical education, a MD in internal medicine and DM or fellowship in gastroenterology. Gastroenterology doctors are skilled to perform diagnostic and remedial tests like colonoscopy, endoscopy, ERCP, gastroscopy , endoscopic ultrasound, and liver biopsy. Some gastroenterologists also perform advanced endoscopy, hepatology and treat

When To Consult A Gastroenterologist?

The best gastroenterologist should be immediately consulted if there is an unexplained abdominal complaints. Also, if the patient is undergoing severe abdominal pain, then a gastroenterology specialist must be contacted. people over 50, usually consult gastroenterologists for precautionary reasons, as there are high possibilities of colon cancer.

What Are The Common Treatment Methods?

Gastroenterologists diagnose illnesses in both men and women. In order to perform various tests, they use specialized tools to get a closer view of the GI tract for analysis. They are not trained to perform surgeries but work with GI surgeons. They perform endoscopic ultrasounds, to test both the GI tract and other internal organs. Colonoscopies are also done to diagnose colon cancer or colon polyps if any. ERCP i.e. endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography is performed for the identifica

Why online consultation might help?

The focus of online consultation is to immediately address any symptoms which might show up, in order to prevent further deterioration of the condition. It helps to manage the chronic conditions of the patient while avoiding the stressors associated with in-person consultations like cost, time etc.

What do our Gastroenterologists treat?

Our Gastroenterologists are extensively trained to identify and treat disorders and ailments of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract . This includes the oesophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine (colon), and biliary system (liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts). A gastroenterologist will be able to guide more on the symptoms and conditions of the GI organs mentioned below.

1. Abdominal Pain

It is the pain experienced by the sufferer between the pelvic and chest area. The gastrointestinal reasons for abdominal pain can be lactose intolerance, constipation, stomach flu, vomiting etc. It can also happen when bacteria and viruses enter the intestines.

2. Constipation

A condition in which a person experiences diffculties in passing bowels due to the hardening of faeces.

3. Liver Problems

Liver problems include all kinds of illnesses that affect the functioning of the liver.

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4. Gastritis

Gastritis is the inflammation of the lining of the stomach. It is very common but the secerity depends from condition to condition.

5. Nausea - Gastroenterology

Nausea is a feeling of sickness with an inclination to vomit.

6. Headache

Headache refers to the feeling of pain and discomfort in the head, neck or scalp.

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acidity and gas

35 Yrs Female Chandigarh
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सर् मेरे पेट मे नाभि के पास जलन और कभी कभी थोड़ा दर्द होता है। खैर बहुत ज्यादा तो नही है फिर भी कभी कभी अचानक होने लगता है और इसके लिए मैने अल्ट्रासाउंड भी करवाया हुआ है उसमें सब नार्मल आया है रिपोर्ट। मैंने एक दो MD स्पेशलिस्ट से पूछा तो उन्होंने बोला है

24 Yrs Male Kanpur
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Hi, I suffering has problem from yesterday evening stomatch full tieght and no able to eat anything....last month 10 I got laparoscopic surgery...please give good medicine or suggestions

30 Yrs Male Visakhapatnam
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i m getting blood in stool and its more when i take alcohol and there is uncommon bowel

23 Yrs Male Lucknow
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mostly feel having gas in stomach and tired

23 Yrs Male Nagpur
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Loose motion

29 Yrs Male Delhi
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my father have acidity problem and past 4 days he is suffering from stomach pain and he is feeling very heavy in stomach even he is having very light food. kindly help

53 Yrs Male Hyderabad
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mujha daily evening hota hota acidity ka problem ho jata hai aur kitna bhi kaam diet Lana per bhi weight badhta ja Raha hai

32 Yrs Male Kolkata
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I have suffering acidity with 3months after going hospital the blood test indicate that high billurumin level still I am using antacid but my stomach pain increases kindly help me I am a singer my voice become very bad till start this condition

20 Yrs Male Thiruvananthapuram
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Aciditi aur gas se bahut paresan khana hajam nahi hota kamjori bahut lagta khane ke bad pet bhari lagta

39 Yrs Male Kolkata