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Dr. Ajay Kumar

Dr. Ajay Kumar

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MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology

Gastroenterologist

34 Years Experience Overall  (33 years as specialist)

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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.

Pusa Road, Delhi

BLK Super Speciality Hospital

3.5

5, Pusa Road., Landmark: Near Rajendra Palace Metro Station., Delhi

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01:00 - 04:00

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02:00 - 05:00

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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.

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Awards and Recognitions

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IMA NDB. Award for contribution to medical education - 1993
DMA – Honour on Docotor’s Day - 2002
East Delhi DMA- Distinguished service award - 2002
IJCP – IMA. Distinguished service award in Gastroenterology - 2003
Annual award for excellence. Indian Academy of Medical Specialities - 2007

Education

MBBS - PUNJAB UNIVERSITY, CHANDIGARH, 1980
MD - Medicine - POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH, CHANDIGARH, 1984
DM - Gastroenterology - University of Delhi, 1987

Memberships

Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Experience

1989 - 1998 Gastroentologist at MCKR
1989 - 2003 Gastroentologist at DMH
1995 - 1997 Gastroentologist at SMH
1997 - 2015 Gastroentologist at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital

Registrations

1786 Delhi Medical Council, 2000
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