Gastroenterology is an area of medical specialty that focuses on diseases of the digestive system. It covers all digestive system-related disorders dealing with the stomach, oesophagus, small and large intestine, colon, liver, pancreas, and gallbladder. A doctor who is specially trained to diagnose and treat problems of the digestive system is called a gastroenterologist.
The department of gastroenterology at Regal Hospital provides high quality care for disorders of digestive tract, pancreatic and liver for both children and adults. We offer minimally invasive surgery, and cutting edge and endoscopic procedures for gastrointestinal cancers, gastrointestinal bleed and foreign body removal. Our gastroenterologists provide expert guidance and constant care throughout the process, from early detection to treatment.
Some of the diseases that are treated at the department are inflammatory bowel disease, functional bowel disease, tropical diseases, gastrointestinal cancer, reflux esophagitis, pancreatic disease, and inherited cancer syndromes. Transplantation, clinical pharmacology, endoscopic surveillance, hepatology, etc. are some of the subspecialties of gastroenterology.
At Regal Hospital, we adhere to world-class healthcare standards in order to provide the best possible care and the safest surgical experience for all patients. Our team of expert surgeons performs major gastrointestinal surgeries on the pancreas, intestines, and hepatobiliary tract for various diseases including cancer.