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Dr. Manimaran

Dr. Manimaran

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology

Gastroenterologist

20 Years Experience Overall  (10 years as specialist)

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MBBS , MD - General Medicine , DM - GastroenterologyGastroenterologistDr. Manimaran is a Gastroenterologist in KK Nagar, Chennai. Dr. Manimaran practices at Chennai Medical Centre in KK Nagar, Chennai, SRM Hospitals in West Mambalam, Chennai and Arokya Hospital in Nesapakkam, Chennai. He completed MBBS, MD - General Medicine and DM - Gastroenterology.You can get the phone number of Dr. Manimaran on Practo.com. [shrink]

Valasaravakkam, Chennai

ANN Hospital

3.5

81- 85, Annai Therasa Street, Indranagar., Landmark: Opposite To Indian Bank., Chennai

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 10:00

350

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

Education

MBBS - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 1998
MD - General Medicine - Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai, 2006
DM - Gastroenterology - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 2010

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Experience

2016 - Present Consultant at Srushti Fertility Centre & Women's Hospital

Registrations

62043 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1998
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