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Dr. Kumar Parth

Dr. Kumar Parth

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MBBS, MNAMS - General Surgery, Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery, DNB - Gastroenterology, PhD - Gastrointestinal Surgery

Gastroenterologist

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16 Years Experience Overall  (14 years as specialist)

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Expert opinion for diseases of digestive disorders (Liver , Pancreas , Gall Bladder , Stomach , Colon and Rectum.)

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Nagarbhavi, Bangalore

Mediclu Diagnostics and Speciality Centre

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79, Kendra Upadyayara Sangha Layout, Landmark: Near Nagarbhavi Circle, Bangalore

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a gastroenterologist?

A: A gastroenterologist is a doctor who specializes in analysis as well as treatment of disorders of gastrointestinal tract and liver. Gastroenterology is basically a branch of medicine which deals with diseases which affect the gastrointestinal tract, which encompasses organs from your mouth till the anus.

Q: Disorders of which body parts are treated by a Gastroenterologist?

A: Disorders of your stomach, liver, entire digestive tract, oesophagus, small intestine, rectum, colon, pancreas, gall bladder and bile ducts are treated by a gastroenterologist

Q: Can a Gastroenterologist perform colonoscopy?

A: Yes, a gastroenterologist can perform colonoscopy. As a gastroenterologist receives special training in treating gastrointestinal diseases, he or she can easily perform colonoscopy.

Q: Is endoscopy safe?

A: Yes, endoscopy is a totally safe procedure. In only very rare cases, complications crop up and these include bleeding. The risk of bleeding complications after an endoscopy is increased if the process involves the removal of a piece of tissue for the purpose of testing (this is known as biopsy) or treatment of any kind of digestive system disease.

Q: When should one consult a Gastroenterologist immediately?

A: You should consult a gastroenterologist immediately if you experience diarrhoea or are suffering from constant heartburn, you suspect gall stones, your diet is leading to bloating in the body, ulcer in stomach, constipation or you have to get a colonoscopy done. Cancer screening is also done by gastroenterologists.

Specializations

Awards and Recognitions

Diplomate of National Board - 2006
Fellowship in Minimal Access(Key Hole Surgery) - 2012
Fellowship in Colo-rectal Surgery - 2014
Fellow of Association of Indian Surgeons - 2010
Post Doctoral Fellowship in Surgical Gastroenterology - 2012

Education

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MBBS - MMC Mumbai, 1999
MNAMS - General Surgery - National acadmey of Medical Sciences(New Delhi), 2006
Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery - The Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India, 2012

Memberships

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Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo-Surgeons (IAGES)
Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)
Association of Colo-Rectal Surgeons of India(ACRSI)
Surgical Society of Bangalore (SSB)

Experience

2012 - 2018 Surgical Gastroenterologist at BGS Global Hospital

Registrations

107743 Karnataka Medical Council, 2014

Trainings and Certifications

FACRSI (Colorectal Surgery) - The Association of Colon & Rectal Surgeons of India, 2014
EFAIGES(Endoscopy) - IAGES, 2017
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