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.
This would be the first of its kind in Kolhapur offering following Services:
- Diagnosis & treatment of chronic hepatitis (B & C) Autoimmune hepatitis, Wilson’s disease, Haemochromatosis.
- Assessing need for liver transplant & Pre transplant workup.
- Management of decompensated cirrhosis (Bleeds, Refractory Ascites, Encephalopathy)
- USG Guided liver biopsy, abscess drainage, Hepatomainjection.
We will be offering following endoscopic services :
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 :
- Oesophageal dilation for benign & malignant strictures.
- Oesophageal stent placement.
- Pyloric dilation for gastric outlet obstruction.
- Gastric & duodenal stenting.
- Polypectomy (for both upper & lower GI polyps).
- Placement of nasojejunal tubes for enteral nutrition.
- 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