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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology

29 years experience

Gastroenterologist

Gastroscopy

ERCP

Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)

Won't prescribe unnecessary tests. ″ — Mr Amrit Kumar, visited for abdominal pain
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MS - General Surgery, MRCS (UK), Diploma in Laparoscopy, MBA - HealthCare Management, Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery, FIAGES, MBBS, Fellow of the International College of Surgeons (FICS)

16 years experience

Gastroenterologist

Bariatric (Gastric Bypass) Surgery

Abdominal Pain Treatment

Gastritis Treatment

Best wishes. ″ — Mr. Krishnan, visited for hernia repair surgery
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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, MRCP (UK), FRCP, CCST - Gastroenterology, CCST - Internal Medicine

32 years experience

Gastroenterologist

Endoscopy

Gastroscopy

ERCP

Wonderful Doctor and very friendly! ″ — K.SundaraRajan, visited for gastritis treatment
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MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology

23 years experience

Gastroenterologist

Liver Disease Treatment

Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic

Vomit blood

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MBBS, MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery, FIAGES, FMAS, MRCS (UK), MS - General Surgery

18 years experience

Gastroenterologist

Gastroenterology

Endoscopy

Laparoscopy

Doctor listened patiently on my gastric trouble issues and prescribed medicines and suggested couple of tests to ensure everything is in good shape. ″ — Srikanth Krishnamurthy, visited for gastric trouble
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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MRCS (UK)

20 years experience

Gastroenterologist

Gastritis Treatment

Bariatric (Gastric Bypass) Surgery

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MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery, MBBS

12 years experience

Gastroenterologist

General Surgery

Laparoscopic Hernial Repair

Laparoscopic Sterilization

My father R. Narayan (66yrs) was suffering from bi-lateral inguinal hernia, this clinic was referred by one of our neighbours, I am really thankful for the treatment we got here starting from the doct... ″ — Pranathi N, visited for inguinal herina repair
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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery, Fellowship of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons (FIAGES)

17 years experience

Gastroenterologist

Bariatric (Gastric Bypass) Surgery

Gastroscopy

Laparoscopic Surgery

one of the best doctors i have visited and will recommend him for all who are suffering from stomach related problems. ″ — Kanimozhi, visited for abdominal pain treatment
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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology

38 years experience

Gastroenterologist

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MD - Pediatrics, DM - Gastroenterology, MBBS

10 years experience

Gastroenterologist

Gastroscopy

Colonoscopy

Liver Disease Treatment

Getting Appointment is purely at the mercy AG hospital staff (Receptionist). ″ — Govindarajan, visited for heart burn
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Gastroenterologists in Chennai


Gastroenterology is a branch of medicine that deals with how the digestive system functions and the various issues that could affect it. Gastroenterologists can diagnose and treat conditions affecting the oesophagus, stomach, liver, bile ducts, pancreas, gallbladder, colon, intestines and rectum. A gastroenterologist is not usually a surgeon. Some of the common conditions they can treat include heartburn, stomach ulcers, pancreatitis, gallbladder disease, irritable bowel syndrome and nutritional issues. 


Why should you consult a gastroenterologist?


People over the age of 50 years should visit a gastroenterologist once in 5 years to undergo a colonoscopy. For people under the age of 50 years, a visit to a gastroenterologist may be necessary only if you are facing digestive issues such as chronic heartburn, diarrhoea, chronic constipation, pain in the abdomen, abdominal bloating, unexplained changes in weight, change in appetite and rectal bleeding. You may also consult a gastroenterologist if you need to be screened for cancer of the digestive system such as stomach cancer, intestinal cancer and colorectal cancer. 


What are the types of specialisations


Hepatology is a subspecialty of gastroenterology that deals with how the liver functions and the conditions that might affect it. 


How much do gastroenterologists in Chennai charge?


Gastroenterologists charge between Rs 500 and Rs 1500 for a consultation. 


Endoscopy - Rs 2500- Rs 6000

Colonoscopy - Rs 6000- Rs 18000

Biliary Stone Removal - Rs 75000 – Rs 3,40,000

Capsule Endoscopy - Rs 45,000- Rs 75,000


Top 5 treatments provided by a Gastroenterologist


Endoscopy

This is a procedure wherein a flexible tube is inserted into the mouth that goes through the oesophagus to allow the doctor to look into the digestive organs. 

Colonoscopy

This is a diagnostic procedure. It involves inserting a flexible tube through the rectum into the colon and intestines to allow the doctor to search for abnormal growths, ulcers and signs of inflammation. Polyps may also be removed during this procedure. 

Stone Removal

Stones in the gallbladder or the bile duct may be removed through a minimally invasive procedure or endoscopically. In the case of large stones, the stone may need to be broken down and taken out in pieces. 

Polypectomy

A polypectomy is a procedure that can help prevent colon cancer. It involves the removal of polyps from the colon and large intestine during a colonoscopy. 

Haemorrhoid Treatment

Haemorrhoids may be treated with medication and topical ointments. If that does not work, a gastroenterologist may suggest a minimally invasive surgery to treat the condition. 


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Gastroenterologist In Chennai

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