The department of Surgical Gastroenterology is functioning in this hospital from 2003 and eminent professors in its development headed it. The department provides comprehensive care for those patients who suffer from complex gastrointestinal surgical problems. Majority of the patients are referred from other departments of the institution.
We do get referrals from other institution also. Our clinical work comprises of managing complex problems in the following areas.
- Hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery
- Upper GI surgery
- Colorectal surgery.
The major surgeries performed are as follows.
- Total gastrectomy
- Esophago-coloplasty for corrosive stricture
- Sphincter saving procedures for Rectal cancer
- Ileal Pouch anal procedures
- Surgeries for Chronic Pancreatitis
- Devascularization procedure for portal hypertension, Hepaticojejunostomy for biliary stricture
- Liver Resections.
- Apart from these all-routine gastrointestinal surgeries are also done.
- Basic and advanced Laparoscopic surgeries are done.
- Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopies are done routinely.