Best Gastroenterologist in India

Vaidam Health brings you the best Gastroenterologists in India. Based on the expertise and experience you seek in your doctor, choose from the 768+ skilled Gastroenterologists in our network. You can trust us to help you find the caring and competent medical care you need.

Dr. Sanjay Govil

Liver Transplant Surgeon, Chennai, India Years of Experience: 47+ Designation: Senior Consultant at Apollo Hospital (Bannerghatta Road) Bangalore

Dr. Arvind Khurana

5.0 (1 Ratings)
Medical Gastroenterologist, Gurgaon, India Years of Experience: 40+ Designation: Director at Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon
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Dr. Dinesh Kini

4.5 (2 Ratings)
Medical Gastroenterologist, Bangalore, India Years of Experience: 37+ Designation: Director at Apollo Hospital (Bannerghatta Road) Bangalore

Dr. Pawan Rawal

Medical Gastroenterologist, Gurgaon, India Years of Experience: 24+ Designation: Head of Department at Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon

Dr. Surendran R

3.3 (3 Ratings)
Surgical Gastroenterologist, Chennai, India Years of Experience: 54+ Designation: Consultant at MIOT International, Chennai

Dr. Aabha Nagral

Surgical Gastroenterologist, Mumbai, India Years of Experience: 41+ Designation: Senior Consultant at Apollo Hospitals, Mumbai

Dr. Deepak Govil

5.0 (1 Ratings)
Surgical Gastroenterologist, New Delhi, India Years of Experience: 52+ Designation: Senior Consultant at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi

Dr. Manish Joshi

Surgical Gastroenterologist, Bangalore, India Years of Experience: 25+ Designation: Director at Fortis Hospital, Bangalore (Bannerghatta Road)

Dr. Aritra Ghosh

Surgical Gastroenterologist, Bangalore, India Years of Experience: 19+ Designation: Consultant at Manipal hospitals Life's On, Whitefield

Dr. Sanjay Nagral

Surgical Gastroenterologist, Mumbai, India Years of Experience: 44+ Designation: Consultant at Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai

Dr. Vivek Raj

Medical Gastroenterologist, New Delhi, India Years of Experience: 43+ Designation: Director at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi

Dr. Mohan A .T.

4.9 (26 Ratings)
Medical Gastroenterologist, Chennai, India Years of Experience: 42+ Designation: Consultant at Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai

Dr. Murugan N

4.0 (4 Ratings)
Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgeon, Chennai, India Years of Experience: 46+ Designation: Consultant at Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai

Dr. Anurag Tandon

5.0 (2 Ratings)
Surgical Gastroenterologist, Noida, India Years of Experience: 43+ Designation: Senior Consultant at Metro Hospital, Noida

Dr. Victor Vinod Babu

Surgical Gastroenterologist, Hyderabad, India Years of Experience: 28+ Designation: Senior Consultant at Care Hospitals, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad

Frequently Asked Questions

The different specialists in the Gastroenterology department may include the following:

  • Gastroenterologists specialize in conditions affecting your digestive system.
  • Hepatologists diagnose, treat, and manage problems associated with your liver, gallbladder, bile ducts, and pancreas.
  • Endoscopists use endoscopes to diagnose diseases in Esophagus, Stomach, Abdomen, Colon, etc.
  • Colorectal Surgeons specialize in the surgical care of conditions affecting the small bowel, colon, rectum, and anus.

Many times, one doctor has more than one specialty. You can consult with that specialist, depending on your condition.

You can carry the following reports if you have had these done before:

  • X-rays
  • CT scans
  • Blood exams
  • Stool exams
  • Enema or barium swallow test
  • A list of chronic diagnoses (like high blood pressure or depression) and past operations

Actual reports may vary from case to case, but carrying the above reports would be helpful.

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We consider experience, designation, patient feedback, hospital reputation and our own experience of working with them amongst many factors in creating the list.

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About Gastroenterologists

If you are experiencing symptoms like chronic/acute abdominal pain, cramping, incomplete bowel movements, etc., it is essential to seek medical attention from a gastroenterologist.

It is advisable to consult a gastroenterologist to alleviate these symptoms

A gastroenterologist is a doctor who specializes in the treatment and management of gastrointestinal (GI) diseases. They manage and treat diseases of the digestive organs, including the GI tract (esophagus, stomach, and intestines) and biliary organs (liver, bile ducts, pancreas, and gallbladder).

Experienced Gastroenterologists in India treat common and important conditions such as: 

  • Colon polyps
  • Hepatitis
  • Gastroesophageal reflux (heartburn)
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Colitis
  • Gallbladder and biliary tract disease
  • Nutritional problems
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Pancreatitis

Criteria To Choose The Best Gastroenterologists In India

Check Credentials and Research Expertise:

  • Verify the credentials and consider the specific expertise of the gastroenterologists you are considering. 
  • Ensure they are board-certified and have the necessary training and qualifications.

Patient Reviews:

  • To assess the doctor's expertise, check for Google reviews from other patients who received treatment from that gastroenterologist. 

Waiting time and accessibility

  • Check the waiting time for an initial consultation with the gastroenterologist. 
  • Also, ensure the doctor is conveniently located for regular follow-up visits.

Evaluate the Hospital: 

  • Consider the hospital where the doctor practices and ensure it provides the necessary resources and technology for diagnosis and treatment.

Schedule Consultation:

  • Once you have identified potential gastroenterologists, schedule consultations to discuss treatment approaches and the procedures they perform.

In addition to these, make sure the doctor speaks a language you are comfortable with and check if your insurance will cover the doctor's charges.

What Procedures Do Gastroenterologists Perform?

Medical Gastroenterologists focus on non-surgical approaches to manage gastrointestinal disorders. Common procedures performed by the top medical gastroenterologists in India include the following:

  • Colonoscopy - To detect conditions affecting the large intestine (colon) and rectum
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy - To diagnose and treat problems in your upper digestive system, such as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), blockages, and strictures
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) - To evaluate and diagnose problems in the upper and lower digestive tract
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) - To examine and check for abnormalities in your biliary system (liver, bile ducts, gallbladder, and pancreas)

Surgical Gastroenterologists are involved in operative interventions and minimally invasive procedures. Surgical Gastroenterologists may perform open or minimally invasive procedures, depending on your health condition. Common procedures performed by the top surgical gastroenterologists in India include the following:

  • Colon and rectal surgery – To treat disorders of the large intestine, including the rectum, colon, and anus
  • Appendectomy – To remove an infected appendix
  • Nephrectomy – To remove a diseased or cancerous kidney
  • Hiatal hernia repair – To fix paraesophageal hernias and hiatal hernias
  • Splenectomy – To remove the spleen
  • Nissen – To treat severe gastroesophageal reflux disease (gastric reflux)
  • Colostomy - To treat, to relieve an obstruction or to prevent the remaining bowel from contamination by fecal matter
  • Achalasia cardia - To treat swallowing disorder

Gastrointestinal oncologists in India perform the following procedures:

  • Gastrointestinal oncosurgery - To treat cancers of the esophagus, stomach, colon, small bowel, rectum, anal canal, gallbladder and biliary tract, pancreas, and liver.
  • Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) and transarterial radioembolization (TARE) - To treat hepatocellular carcinoma 
  • Whipple surgery - To treat cancer or other pancreatic growths

Contact us to learn more about gastrointestinal procedures and surgery.

Why Choose Vaidam for Gastroenterological Procedures?

At Vaidam, we understand that stomach or intestinal problems can be extremely unpleasant and require prompt attention. That's why we have partnered with some of the best gastroenterologists in India who are experienced in treating patients from all over the world. Our team of medical experts is equipped to handle even the most complex cases with utmost care and professionalism.

Vaidam is a leading global healthcare assistance company that receives 500+ gastroenterology inquiries daily. We have assisted patients not only from India but also from more than 125 countries across the world. So, if you seek high-quality medical services abroad, we are here to assist you in scheduling an appointment with a specialist doctor. 

Don't let your health suffer any longer. Reach out to us, and let us help you get the medical care you deserve!

Patient's Review

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Ms. Suzana Julius Mlwisa

Tanzania

Dr. Paritosh S Gupta and his team did my gastric sleeve surgery. My back and knee pain and asthma have disappeared after the surgery, and I am very happy. Thanks.

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Bibi Zainab

Fiji

I traveled to India for a medical checkup and consulted Dr. Mahesh K Goenka, who patiently answered all of my questions. I am grateful for his assistance.

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Dr. Nani Gopal

Bangladesh

I came from Fiji and consulted Dr. Deep Goel for my hernia treatment, I really appreciate his help as I recovered quickly. Thank you so much!

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Vinay Chand

Fiji
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