What is Piles Surgery?
Pile Surgery is also known as Haemorrhoid Surgery. It is a surgical procedure of removing external and internal severe hemorrhoids. It helps in treating grade 3 and 4 piles that cannot be treated with the medications and helps in improving the patient’s quality of life. Piles or Haemorrhoids are the collections of swollen veins and inflamed damaged tissues inside the anal canal. They contain support tissues, blood vessels, muscle, and elastic fibers. Piles are categorized into four  grades and they are:
There are different types of Pile Surgeries and they are:
What are the advantages of Piles Surgery?
Some of the advantages of Piles Surgery are the following:
What are the indications of Piles Surgery?
Piles Surgery is indicated in the following conditions:
What is the preparation for Piles Surgery?
What is the postprocedure care/recovery care for Piles Surgery?
Who can perform Piles Surgery [Right specialist type for Piles Surgery]?
Piles Surgery can be performed by:
What is the cost of Piles Surgery?
Cost of Piles Surgery depends on factors such as:
The minimum cost for Piles Surgery may be Rs.9,000
An average cost for Piles Surgery may be Rs.56,000
The maximum cost for Piles Surgery may be Rs. 1,40,000
Is Piles Surgery major or minor surgery?
Piles Surgery can be either major or minor surgery depending on the patient's medical condition and the size of the pile.
What is the eligibility criteria for Piles Surgery?
People who can undergo Piles Surgery are:
What is the ineligibility criteria for Piles Surgery?
People who cannot undergo Piles Surgery are:
What are the risks and complications associated with Piles Surgery?
Risks and Complications associated with Piles Surgery are:
How long does it take to complete Piles Surgery?
Piles Surgery may take almost 20-40 minutes to complete and sometimes it may take more than the usual time depending on the condition of the patient.
What is the recovery time?
Individuals who undergo Piles Surgery may take 1-2 weeks to recover completely and in a few cases, it may take more than the usual time depending on the type of the surgery performed.
What is the success rate of Piles Surgery?
The success rate of Piles Surgery depends on the following factors:
However, the success rate of Piles Surgery may be 95%.
Is Piles Surgery painful?
Every surgery comes with a certain level of pain and some discomfort. You won't be experiencing pain during this process because you will be under anesthesia.
Is Piles Surgery Permanent?
Piles Surgery is a permanent removal of the piles and in a few cases, piles can reoccur.
What are the long-term results of Piles Surgery?
What are the options if Piles Surgery fails?
If Piles Surgery fails, then the doctor may recommend revision surgery.
What are the alternatives for Piles Surgery?