MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology
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Dr. Ajay Kumar is a distinguished name in the field of Gastroenterology. With an experience of over 30 years, he has extended his services to patients hailing from different parts of the country.
He was really soft-spoken during communication. Cannot thank him enough for his precise diagnosis and guidance.
Dr.Ajay kumar very soft spoken *** **** ******** ** ********I strongly recommended for related problem
****** ***** ******* ********* Takes a lot of time for checkups and testes and moreover tests are a lot costlier than usual
Just waist of money, I have done all required test. But he again advice me same test in his hospital, finally I want to say my visit was just waist of money.
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.