Gastroenterology Department

Description

Medical Gastroenterology

The Division of Medical Gastroenterology is headed by renowned senior consultants who lend tremendous expertise to the institute through their vast experience in the field.

The medical division of the Sunshine Institute for Gastroenterology, Liver Diseases & Minimal Invasive Surgery hosts a top-line centre of endoscopy suites which facilitates the provision of a broad spectrum of medical gastro treatment services like:

Medical Gastroenterology
  • Diagnostic endoscopy; Diagnostic colonoscopy
  • Endoscopic variceal band ligation
  • Dilation of strictures (oesophagal, pyloric)
  • Achalasia cardia pneumatic balloon dilatation
  • Metal stenting for malignant oesophagal, gastric, colonic & biliary strictures
  • Colonoscopic polypectomies
  • Haemostasis of bleeding peptic ulcers
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Glue injection for gastric varices
  • Endosonography, diagnostic and therapeutic
  • Rendezvous biliary procedures
  • Endoscopy for obesity – Intragastric balloons
Highlights:
  • ERCP
  • Hepatitis B vaccination cell
Biliary:
  • Benign and malignant strictures of CBD
  • CBD stone extraction
  • CBD leaks
  • Rendezvous procedures
Pancreatic:
  • Pancreatic duct strictures
  • Pancreatic stones
Expertise in managing:
  • HBV and HCV
  • Chronic liver diseases, Cirrhosis of liver, HCC
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases
  • (Crohn’s & Ulcerative colitis)
Surgical Gastroenterology

The surgical division of the Sunshine Institute for Gastroenterology, Liver Diseases & Minimal Invasive Surgery is one of the workhorses of Sunshine Hospitals, performing high volumes of standard and complex surgeries in the areas related to the GI tract.

Headed by senior surgeons from the gastroenterology fraternity, and ably supported by a skilled team, the centre performs all kinds of Hepatobiliary & pancreatic surgeries, advanced laparoscopic surgeries and bariatric surgeries, to name a few.

Bird’s eye view of the services offered:
  • Open surgical and keyhole procedures
  • Sutureless Surgery with endo GI staples and bloodless surgery with ultrasonic scalpel
  • Expertise in hepatobiliary, pancreatic, gastroesophageal, colorectal and surgeries for the small bowel, portal hypertension, spleen and major GI trauma
Laparoscopic surgeries offered:
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy, appendicectomy
  • Laparoscopic APR
  • Laparoscopic fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic liver surgeries
  • Laparoscopic hernia surgeries
  • Stapled apoplexy (MIPH for piles)
Bariatric surgeries offered:
  • Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic gastric bypass
Upper GI surgeries offered:
  • Transhiatal esophagectomy, transthoracic esophagectomy for oesophagal cancers
  • Colon transposition for corrosive oesophagal strictures
  • Achalasia cardia surgeries
  • Radical gastrectomies for gastric cancers
  • Radical hemicolectomy, anterior resection, APR for Ca. Colon and Ca.
  • Rectum
  • Surgery for retroperitoneal tumours
Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic surgeries offered:
  • Complicated liver resections for liver tumours and hemangiomas, hepaticojejunostomy, choledochal cyst surgery
  • Portacaval and splenorenal shunt operations for portal hypertension
  • Complicated biliary stricture surgeries and major pancreatic resections like Whipple’s, lateral pancreaticojejunostomy for chronic pancreatitis
Treatment Services:
  • Gall bladder stone removal
  • Removal of early cancerous tumours
  • Appendectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Spleen removal
  • Clearing up of intra-abdominal adhesions
  • Colonoscopy (lower GI Endoscopy)
  • Endoscopic polypectomy
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic CBD Stone extraction
  • Papillotomy
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
Facilities:
  • State-of-the-art endoscopy suite
  • Laparoscopic surgery equipment
  • GI surgery suite
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