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  • Dr. Karthik Maruthachalam

    Surgical Gastroenterologist, India

    Consultant , 18 years of experience , MBBS,MS,FRCS,FRCS, MIOT International, Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. Karthik Maruthachalam is an accomplished Surgical Gastroenterologist with experience of 18 years.
    • He is adept at carrying out open and minimally invasive surgeries and treatment.
    • He also takes care of the rehabilitative procedure of all kinds of gastroenterological problems.
    • He offers treatment for Gastritis, Ulcerative Colitis, Acidity, and Gall
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  • Dr. Vimalraj Velayutham

    Surgical Gastroenterologist, India

    Consultant , 15 years of experience , MBBS,MS,MCh,, MIOT International, Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. Vimalraj Velayutham is a well known Surgical Gastroenterologist with experience of more than 15 years.
    • His area of specialization covers Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases.
    • He is adept in performing Hepato-Pancreato Biliary and Solid Organ transplantation surgery.
    • He carries out Open and Minimally Invasive Liver Transplantation Surgery.
    • He
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  • Dr. Manish Joshi

    Surgical Gastroenterologist, Hyderabad, India

    Consultant , 12 years of experience , MBBS,MS BGS Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Bangalore  Highlights
    • Renowned Surgical Gastroenterologist, Advanced Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon in his acclaimed region
    • Expertise in Bariatric Surgery, Transplant Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Colorectal Surgery, Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery and Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Interests are Laparoscopic Surgery - Gallstones, Hernia, Appendix, GI cancer - Surgery for Cancer of the Colon, Rectum, Esophagus & stomach & Pancreas and Surgery for Pancreas , Liver
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  • Dr. Neel Shetty

    Surgical Gastroenterologist, Hyderabad, India

    Consultant , 8 years of experience , MBBS,DNB  Highlights
    • One of the renowned Gastroenterologist in his acclaimed region with an experience of over a decade
    • Expertise in the management of complex Hepatobiliary, Liver, Pancreatic and Colorectal diseases and Bariatric Surgery
    • Interests are Advanced Laparoscopic GI surgery, Pancreatic and Colorectal surgery
    • Specialties are Surgical Gastroenterology, Laparoscopic Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery & Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Have been active in
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  • Dr. S Palaniappan

    Medical Gastroenterologist, India

    Senior Consultant , 29 years of experience , MBBS,MD,DM, MIOT International, Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. S Palaniappan is a Medical Gastroenterologist of high acclaim, practicing successfully for more than 29 years.
    • His area of specialization covers ERCP EUS ENTEROSCOPY.  
    • He is skilled in performing Interventional Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, and Stenting of Oesophagus and Colon Bile Duct.
    • He also offers treatment for Liver diseases, Stomach
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  • Dr Sanjay Khanna

    Medical Gastroenterologist, New Delhi, India

    Consultant , 7 years of experience , MBBS,MS,DNB BLK Super Speciality Hospital, New Delhi  Highlights
    • Dr Sanjay Khanna is an experienced Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist consultant.
    • He has completed his MBBS & MD from the renowned Indira Gandhi Medical College. Following which he did his DNB in Gastroenterology from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi.
    • He is an active member of Member of Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISG), and Member Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in India (SGEI), Member of Indian National Association
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  • Dr. Abhai Singh

    Medical Gastroenterologist, New Delhi, India

    Consultant , 25 years of experience , Fellowship,MD,MBBS  Highlights
    • Dr. Abhai Singh is a Gastroenterologist with 25+ years of experience.
    • He completed MBBS from University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, New Delhi, MD in Internal Medicine from G B Pant Hospital / Moulana Azad Medical College, New and Fellowship in Gastroenterology from USA.
    • Dr. Singh completed training in ERCP in Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, USA for 3 months
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  • Dr. Debasish Banerjee

    Surgical Gastroenterologist, Kolkata, India

    Consultant , 30 years of experience , FRCS,MS,MBBS Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata  Highlights
    • Dr. Debasish Banerjee is a Surgical Gastroenterologist with 30+ years of experience.
    • His clinical interest lies in Gastrointestinal Surgery, Operations on Liver, Laparoscopic Surgery, Pancreas and Biliary Tree.
    • He completed his MBBS, MS from PGI, Chandigarh and FRCS (UK).
    • He has many publications under his name in national and international
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  • Dr. Anish Kumar

    Medical Gastroenterologist, Calicut, India

    Senior Consultant , 20 years of experience , DM,MD,MBBS Aster MIMS, Calicut  Highlights
    • Dr. Anish Kumar is a Gastroenterologist with experience of more than 20 years.
    • He has expertise in Therapeutic Endoscopy and Hepatology.
    • He offers treatment for Liver Diseases, Diabetes and Pancreatic Diseases.
    • He is a member of  Indian Society of Gastroenterology, Kerala
    • After graduating with MBBS from
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  • Dr. Sanjay Sikka

    Medical Gastroenterologist, New Delhi, India

    Senior Consultant , 19 years of experience , Fellowship,Fellowship,MD,MBBS Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi  Highlights
    • Dr. Sanjay Sikka is a gastroenterologist and hepatologist with 19+ years of experience.
    • He is a member of American College of Gastroenterology, American Association for the study of liver Disease, Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISG), Indian Association for the Study of Liver (INASL) and Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India (SGEI).
    • He completed MBBS and MD
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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Who is a gastroenterologist?

A. A Gastroenterologist is a doctor specializing in the conditions related to the gastrointestinal tract comprising of the oesophagus, stomach, small intestine, and large intestine. This also includes some other digestive system organs such as liver, pancreas, bile ducts and gallbladder. The gastroenterologists provide consultation in the office and also perform endoscopic procedures such as endoscopy or colonoscopy.

Read more about gastroenterology.

Q. What is Whipple surgery and what is its survival rate?

A. The Whipple procedure is the one done for the removal of the head of the pancreas and duodenum (the first part of the small intestine), the gallbladder and the bile duct. The removal of these parts is followed by reattaching the remaining organs for proper digestion of the food after the surgery. It is most commonly used to treat pancreatic cancer confined to the head.

The surgery provides 5 years of survival rate of 20% in people with pancreatic cancer. Patients in which the lymph nodes have not been affected, the 5-year survival rate is around 40 %. It is mostly used to cure patients with low-grade tumors.

Q. What causes oesophagal cancer?

A. Oesophagal cancer can be caused by several factors, alcohol and tobacco consumption is the primary causes. Sometimes the dietary factors may also play an important role in the development of esophageal cancer. For example, Vitamin A, iron and riboflavin deficiency is shown to cause esophageal cancer. Certain medical conditions that may increase the risk of esophageal cancer include tylosis, long-standing untreated achalasia, prior mediastinal irradiation, Barrett’s esophagus, and chronic reflux esophagitis. You may also like to read more about Stomach cancer and stomach cancer treatment cost in India

Q. How is GERD treated?

A. GERD means Gastro -Esophageal Reflux Disorder. It can be treated in several ways. The first line of treatment is dietary and lifestyle changes. This includes the reduction of food that increases the gastric acidity or reduces the pressure of muscle at the lower end of the esophagus. Large means increase the gastric pressure and thus increase the reflux. Beverages like coffee, alcohol, acidic liquids also affect the esophageal peristalsis.

In addition, always elevate the head of the bed at night to prevent the reflux. Smoking should be prevented. Sometimes, medications are also given such as anti-suppressing agents. The last option of treatment is surgical treatment, known as Nissen fundoplication.

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