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Dr. P Kar

Dr. P Kar

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology

Gastroenterologist

43 Years Experience Overall  (39 years as specialist)

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Dr. P Kar is a Senior Consultant & HOD of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at the Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali. His educational qualification includes an MBBS from the Gauhati Medical College & Hospital, Assam; an MD in Medicine from the same institute; and a DM in Gastroenterology from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. In his medical practice of more than 38 years, Dr. Kar has obtained Life Membership of Indian Society of Gastroenterology, Indian National Society for the Study of the Liver, and Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India. He has developed a special interest in Hepatology including transplant hepatology, therapeutic endoscopy, and endoscopic ultrasound, with 35 years in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Dr. P Kar has authored various papers and has won awards for the same. He keeps attending regular seminars and workshops to enhance his knowledge. He gives his patients the attention they need and treats them with the utmost diligence and patience.

Vaishali, Ghaziabad

Max Super Speciality Hospital

3.5

W3, Sector 1, Dabur Chowk, Landmark: Near Aez Mall & Radisson Blu Hotel, Ghaziabad

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Mon, Wed, Fri

10:00 - 01:00
02:00 - 04:00

Tue, Thu, Sat

11:00 - 01:00

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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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Gauhati Medical College & Hospital, 1975
MD - General Medicine - Gauhati Medical College & Hospital, 1978
DM - Gastroenterology - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1981

Memberships

Indian Society of Gastroenterology
Indian Academy of Digestive Diseases
Indian Society for the Study of Live
Association of Physicians of India

Registrations

34875 Delhi Medical Council, 2007
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