Vydehi Super Speciality Hospital’s 24/7 services of Gastroenterology is a super specialty that involves the management of patients suffering from disorders of the digestive system and liver. These patients may be suffering from simple problems like indigestion or dyspepsia, constipation, pain in the abdomen, jaundice, diarrhea or difficult problems like blood in the vomiting or stools, liver cirrhosis, swelling abdomen, bile duct stones, cancers of the gall bladder, pancreas, food pipe, stomach or intestine. Our patients are cared for by teams of best gastroenterologists in Bangalore with broad expertise in all forms of gastroenterological and hepatobiliary diseases.
Department of Gastroenterology provides outpatient, inpatient, and endoscopic services to society. Service is provided 24 hours and tackles various kinds of Gastroenterology emergency cases requiring diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures, thus, giving it the position of the best gastroenterology hospital in Bangalore.
Gastroscopy (OGD):- Procedure enables to study of the upper gastrointestinal tract esophagus- stomach – duodenum
Colonoscopy:- Procedure enables to study of the lower Gastrointestinal tract entire colon, including the last portion of the small intestine.
ERCP: – Endoscopic method of studying the biliary tree and Pancreatic tree. This procedure helps in various pancreatic-biliary diseases like Biliary stones, pancreatic stones, and Biliary-pancreatic cancer, and the placement of an artificial tube (Stent) to reduce Obstructive jaundice.
Capsule Endoscopy: – Evaluates small intestine, which cannot be assessed by Gastoscope and Colonoscope.
Capsule endoscopy has been introduced for the first time in Bengaluru recently and is available in Vydehi Super Speciality Hospital. It has already helped us in diagnosing patients with obscure GI hemorrhage, which has shown to have a small bowel angiodysplasia after the nuclear scan and other routine investigations were not contributory.