MBBS, MS - General Surgery
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Dr. Rajnesh Chander Reddy is a Gastroenterologist and Laparoscopic Surgeon in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad and has an experience of 27 years in these fields. Dr. Rajnesh Chander Reddy practices at Apollo Hospitals in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Bangalore University in 1985,MS - General Surgery from Bangalore University in 1994 and Fellow in Laparoscopic Surgery from Singapore General Hospital in 2003. He is a member of Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band,Colonoscopy,Single Port Surgeries,Laparoscopic Hiatus Hernia Repair and Gall Bladder (Biliary) Stone Treatment etc.
1 clinic for General Consultation
Road Number 72, Landmark: Opposite to Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School Lane & Near Film Nagar, Hyderabad
Mon - Sat
09:00 - 07:00
Doctor explained with visuals about my hernia problem and also explained why surgery cannot be delayed.
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.