MBBS, MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery, MRCS (UK), MS - General Surgery
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Dr. Rajkumar Rathinasamy is a GastroIntestinal Surgeon, Surgical Gastroenterologist, Hepstobiliary Pancreatic Surgeon, Advance Laparoscopic Surgeon, and Gatrointestinal Cancer Surgeon in Pallikaranai, Chennai and has an experience of 16 years in these fields. Dr. Rajkumar Rathinasamy practices at Kamakshi Memorial Hospital in Pallikaranai, Chennai. He completed MBBS from The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU) in 2000, MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 2014 and Fellowship in Gastroenterology from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSE), U.K in 2009.He is a prestigious awardee of Prof.N. Rangabhashyam Gold Medalist In M.Ch Surgical Gastroenterology at Madras Medical College - 2014. He is a Gold Medalist in M.S General Surgery at Madurai Medical College - 2006. He is also a University First Rank Holder in M.Ch Gastroenterology at MGR Medical University - 2014.He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA), Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS), Association of Surgeons of India (ASI), Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI) and World Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons (WALS). Some of the services provided by the doctor are Laparoscopy, Fistula Surgery, Gastritis Treatment, Piles Surgery, and Gastrointestinal Surgery etc.
2 clinics for General Consultation
Doctor treated me well.He gave me medicine for 10 days.After 10 days only i will be able update my improvements from my trouble for which i met him.
Very good. Explained the diet and lifestyle changes clearly.I wil recommend this doctor. Also the wait time is less
He explained about the condition very well, spend his valuable time to make to understand about the condition. I'm really satisfied with his treatment. Now my dad feeling much better.
Doctor was not friendly and was not allowing to speak about the problem i had. I would not recommend him.
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.