Gastroenterology is a specialized branch of medicine designated to study the digestive system and its disorders. GI surgery is a well-established super speciality in India. Surgical Gastroenterology deals with clinical digestive tract problems which require surgical intervention. GI surgeons in Delhi are highly experienced surgeons who have specialized in the most advanced surgical techniques and clinical practices to deliver the patients the best outcomes. GI surgeons in India, for patients needing surgery, hold highly professional skills in all types of surgical procedures using traditional and modern laparoscopy techniques.
Commonly performed gastrointestinal surgery includes Peptic ulcer disease, Hiatal hernia, Reflux esophagitis (or GERD) and its complications, Barrett’s oesophagus, Primary cancers of the stomach, small bowel, colon and rectum, Inflammatory bowel disease and continent reconstruction, Gastrointestinal tumours, Primary and metastatic liver tumours, Benign and malignant diseases of the biliary tract and pancreas.
Signature Hospital is one of the best hospitals for Gastrointestinal surgery in Gurgaon with the best GI surgeons in Gurgaon. The department of Paediatric Gastroenterology in a hospital offers comprehensive care and services for all the problems like gastrointestinal, liver, and nutrition disorders in kids. A Paediatric Gastroenterologist is specialized for treating the digestive system, liver, and nutritional disorders in children.
The success of any Gastrointestinal surgery is dependent on multiple factors, that includes patient's age and comorbidity, the nature of the surgical process and postoperative recovery management. Obesity also raises the risk of injuries during surgery. Patients with a history of pulmonary embolus or deep-vein thrombosis, obstructive sleep apnoea and compromised functioning state represent distinct risk factors for perioperative complications. If the patient is an active smoker, smoking should be stopped several weeks before the surgery as suggested by the experts and surgeons.
Surgeries in Gastroenterology include Oesophagus (Cancers of the oesophagus, Corrosive injuries/ strictures of oesophagus, Oesophageal perforations and Peristaltic Disorders of the oesophagus); Stomach (Carcinoma of the stomach, Gastrointestinal stromal tumours of the stomach and Complicated duodenal ulcer disease); Hepatobiliary & Pancreas (Liver tumours, Hydatid cysts, liver /spleen/any other organ, Cholangiocarcinoma, Carcinoma of the gall bladder, Complicated gallstone disease, Choledochal cysts, Biliary stricture/ biliary fistulae, Postcholecystectomy biliary injuries, Carcinoma of the head of the pancreas, Surgery in Acute pancreatitis, Chronic pancreatitis, Cystic tumours of the pancreas, Surgery for Portal hypertension and Surgical obstructive jaundice); Small Intestine (Small bowel tumours, Crohn’s disease) and Colon, Rectum and Anal canal (Colonic cancers, Ulcerative colitis, Rectal carcinoma, Anal canal cancers and Colonic polyposis).
Patients may travel home on the same day or the next day following laparoscopic GI operation, except for more complex procedures that might entail three or four days of hospital stay. In 3 days, patients can return to routine activities and work in 5 days, as suggested by the experts.
Signature Hospital offers treatments for the following problems:
Different procedures & surgeries performed by the best gastroenterologist at Signature Hospital:
Signature Hospital facilitates Pediatric Gastroenterology division and performs all diagnostic and therapeutic Paediatric gastrointestinal endoscopies and liver biopsies. It also offers treatment for children (up to 18 years of age) with acute and complex diseases, related to gastrointestinal, liver, and pancreas and disease like Celiac, and Lactose Intolerance. The best Gastroenterologists at Signature hospital handles cases of Jaundice, liver Failure, and Viral Hepatitis A, B, C, E.