MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery
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Dr. G. Manoharan is a Gastroenterologist,Colorectal Surgeon and GastroIntestinal Surgeon in Teynampet, Chennai and has an experience of 34 years in these fields. Dr. G. Manoharan practices at Gastro Care Clinic in Teynampet, Chennai and Westminster Health Care in Nungambakkam, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Thanjavur Medical College in 1981,MS - General Surgery from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1988 and MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1993.
Treatment and health explanation is very good. Friendly speaking. **** ********* *********** Any doubt is cleared through Mobil contact
proved his years of experience by the way he listened patiently and gave his advice.thank youdoctor.
Prescribed few medicines and recommended to have natural foods. Went for gastro problem due to which I am not able to breathe easily. Suggested me to have more water and electral, for dehydration problem. Kind person.
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.