Gastroenterology & Hepatology

 

At Aster Aadhar, we will be offering specialist consultations in the field of Gastroenterology &Hepatology. A well equipped endoscopy Unit, a state of the art Critical Care Unit and surgical Back up will form an entire Gastroenterology &Hepatology Department.

Liver Clinic

This would be the first of its kind in Kolhapur offering following Services:

  1. Diagnosis & treatment of chronic hepatitis (B & C) Autoimmune hepatitis, Wilson’s disease, Haemochromatosis.
  2. Assessing need for liver transplant & Pre transplant workup.
  3. Management of decompensated cirrhosis (Bleeds, Refractory Ascites, Encephalopathy)
  4. USG Guided liver biopsy, abscess drainage, Hepatomainjection.

 

We will be offering following endoscopic services:

Diagnostic Procedures

  1. Gastroscopy
  2. Colonoscopy
  3. ERCP

 

ERCP For billiary& pancreatic diseases:

  • Diagnosis& treatment of billiary stones, structures
  • Treatment of bile leaks by billiary stenting
  • Diagnosis and treatment of chronic pancreatitis
  • Drainage of pancreatic pseudocyst

 

Therapeutic endoscopic procedures:

  1. Oesophageal dilation for benign & malignant strictures.
  2. Oesophageal stent placement.
  3. Pyloric dilation for gastric outlet obstruction.
  4. Gastric & duodenal stenting.
  5. Polypectomy (for both upper & lower GI polyps).
  6. Placement of nasojejunal tubes for enteral nutrition.
  7. Endoscopic balloon placement for obesity.

 

Emergency Endoscopic Procedures:

  • Acute upper & lower GI bleeding
  • Foreign body removal
  • Treatment of gastric & sigmoid volvulus
  • ERCP &billiary drainage for cholangitis & bile leaks

 

In the near future we plan to add:

  • Paediatric Gastroenterology
  • 24 hrs. pH monitoring
  • Oesophageal& rectal Manometry
  • Capsule enteroscopy
  • Endoscopic ultrasound

Doctors

About Us