MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology
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Dr. Manav is a Senior Consultant - Gastroenterology at Fortis Escorts Hospital. His area of expertise lies in Hepatology, Liver Transplantation, and Therapeutic ERCP. Dr. Manav Wadhawan has been trained in Transplant Hepatology at Montreal, Canada in 2005. In 10 years of his professional career, Dr. Wadhawan has worked in AIIMS, G B Pant Hospital, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Indraprastha Apollo Hospital. He played an instrumental role in setting up transplant program at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital. Dr. Manav Wadhawan has been honored with Young Investigator Award by International Liver Transplant Society in 2013. Dr. Manav Wadhawan has been recognized numerous times for his contributions to the medical field. He won several awards, like Young Investigator Award by International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS) in 2013, Plenary Oral presentation award by Indian Society of Gastroenterology in 2012, Plenary Oral presentation award by Asia Pacific Society for Study of Liver (APASL) in 2011 & 2004, Plenary Oral presentation award by International Association of Study of Liver (IASL) in 2004. He has also been invited for over 200 lectures at various national & international society meetings.
Recently saw the doctor for the pain abdomen I was having for a few months. Under sedation, got completely cured by the treatment offered. Didn't even realize the procedure, thanks to sedation. Would definitely recommend to Friends & relatives.
Very good nice behaviour good knowledge Very friendly **** ********* so nice to meet him.very glad to see him
I visited doctor for my mother , It was a case of fiber deficiency, but he sold us colonoscopy , which was very painful for my mother, I would not recommend anyone .
Not helpful at all.. was trying to rush through the appointment.. tried to sell me endoscopy for a normal gastritis.. wasnt very happy answering my questions regarding why its required..
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.