Gastroenterology and GI Surgery

Paras Institute of Gastroenterology and GI Surgery is devoted to the clinical care of patients with digestive system, gastrointestinal land liver disorders. These include peptic ulcer disease, gastro-esophageal reflux disease, gastrointestinal bleeding, functional gastrointestinal disorders, inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatico-biliary diseases, acute and chronic liver disease as well as gastrointestinal and liver malignancies. Paras Institute of Gastroenterology and GI Surgery provides consultation, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for patients with gastrointestinal, liver diseases, disorders of the stomach, duodenum and colon (large bowel)

Paras Institute of Gastroenterology and GI Surgery has a dedicated team of Gastroenterologists and GI Surgeons of national and international repute that understand that Liver and Digestive Diseases account for the fifth most common cause of death in India. The experienced team of surgeons specialize in performing high end procedures based on international standards.

Paras Institute of Gastroenterology and GI Surgery specializes in treating cancers of the esophagus, stomach and the GI tract. The Institute with its multi disciplinary approach has a well coordinated protocols to treat patients.

  • Paras Institute of Gastroenterology & GI Surgery provides a well developed management program for patients with liver, pancreatic disorders.
  • Paras Institute of Gastroenterology & GI Surgery also has well defined protocols to manage patients with Jaundice, Ulcer, GI Bleeding. Gastro oesophageal reflux disease (acidity, heartburn, vomiting), irritable bowel syndrome.
  • Paras Institute of Gastroenterology & GI Surgery at Paras Hospitals, Gurgaon is one of the best centres for gastroenterological issues that may require clinical and surgical interventions.
  • Paras Institute of Gastroenterology & GI Surgery at Paras HMRI Hospital Patna is one of the premier institutes providing comprehensive care for detection, diagnosis and treatment of gastro issues in adults as well as paediatrics.
  • Paras Institute of Gastroenterology & GI Surgery at Paras Global Hospital Darbhanga is the first hospital in Mithila to provide exceptional medical care for gastroenterology and GI surgeries.

Paras Institute of Gastroenterology and GI Surgery has a state-of-the-art Endoscopy Centre, fully equipped to offer comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy service.

MEDICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY

Diagnostic endoscopic procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Enteroscopy

Interventional endoscopic procedures

  • Polypectomy
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP)
  • UGI Endoscopy
  • UGI Endoscopy with Biopsy
  • Variceal Banding Oesophageal (EVL)

Jaundice –obstructive jaundice, viral hepatitis and biliary stone disease.

Ulcers – Peptic ulcers, Gastric ulcers , Esophageal ulcers

Chronic liver disease –  (Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C), cirrhosis, portal hypertension, variceal bleeding, ascites

GI Bleeding (haematemesis / melena / fresh blood per rectum)

Abdominal pain

  • Dyspepsia (gas, bloating of abdomen, distension of abdomen)
  • Gastro oesophageal reflux disease (acidity, heartburn, vomiting)
  • Loss of appetite/weight loss
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (chronic diarrhea, mucus in stools, loose bowel movements/constipation)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease e.g. ulcerative colitis/Chrohns disease.
  • Elevated SGOT, SGPT (could be due to chronic Hepatitis B or C, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease)
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Pancreatitis (Acute/Chronic)
  • Malabsorption syndrome
  • Celiac disease

SURGICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY

Oesophagus 

  • Cancers of  the  oesophagus
  • Corrosive injuries/ strictures  of  oesophagus
  • Oesophageal perforations
  • Peristaltic Disorders of  oesophagus (Achalasia cardia)

Stomach

  • Carcinoma of  the  stomach
  • Gastrointestinal stromal  tumours of  stomach
  • Complicated duodenal ulcer disease

Hepatobiliary & Pancreas

  • Liver tumours (Primary/ secondaries)
  • Hydatid cysts, liver /spleen/any other organ (intra-abdominal)
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Carcinoma of gall bladder
  • Complicated gallstone  disease (Cholecysto/Choledochal duodenal Fistula)
  • Choledochal cysts
  • Biliary stricture/ biliary fistulae
  • Post cholecystectomy biliary  injuries
  • Carcinoma of  the head of  pancreas
  • Surgery in Acute  pancreatitis (Necrotising  pancreatitis)
  • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Cystic tumours  of  pancreas
  • Surgery for  Portal  hypertension
  • Surgical obstructive  jaundice

Small  Intestine

  • Small bowel tumours
  • Crohns disease

Colon, Rectum & Anal  canal

  • Colonic cancers
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Rectal carcinoma
  • Anal canal  cancers
  • Colonic polyposis
  • Colonoscopy – This is a test provides a look in the inner linings of your large intestine (rectum and colon). A thin, flexible tube called a colonoscope is used to look at the colon. A colonoscopy helps find ulcers, colon polyps, tumors, and areas of inflammation or bleeding.
  • Enteroscopy– It is a procedure that helps doctors to find and treat problems in the digestive system. During an enteroscopy, your doctor inserts a thin, flexible tube with an attached camera into your body. This is called an endoscope. There are usually one or two balloons attached to the endoscope.
  • Endoscopy – Endoscopyis a nonsurgical procedure used to examine a person’s digestive tract. Using an endoscope, a flexible tube with a light and camera attached to it, your doctor can view pictures of your digestive tract on a colour TV monitor.
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) – A diagnostic technology in which magnetic waves pass through your body creating radio signals when they move through your hydrogen molecules. The computer then captures these radiofrequencies to produce detailed black-and-white images of your entire body or the treatment area.
  • CT (Computed Tomography) scans – It can be defined as an advanced form of radio-diagnosis than an X-ray. This technology helps provide multiple x-rays for a more comprehensive look at your body. Depending on your symptoms, your orthopedic surgeon may need to ingest or have an injection of barium sulfate, a compound that moves through your tissues and creates highlighted areas on radiographic images. Some surgeons use coloured dyes for the same effect.

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