The Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at Monilek hospital provides excellent facilities for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases of the digestive tract and liver. Patients having gastric, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreatic & biliary tract diseases undergo evaluation and management by skilled and experienced gastroenterologist here.
The department has most modern state of art equipment backed by modern intensive care units to carry out evaluation of patients including various endoscopies.
Treatments & Services:
The department of gastroenterology provides various diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopies of different kinds as mentioned below:
EST (Endoscopic Sclero Therapy) (Oesophageal varices)
Glue Injection for Gastric varices
Entero duodeno stenting
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy(PEG)
Endoscopic placement of feeding tubes (NGFT)
Foreign Body Removal
Gastric duodeno polypectomy
APC for radiation proctitis/colitis
Sclero therapy for bleeding lesions in colon and ileum
Colonoscopic decompression in Pseudo obstruction
Removal of CBD stones
Biliary stenting to relieve jaundice and cholangitis (plastic stents and metallic stents)
Bile duct stricture dilatation and stenting
The department of Medical Gastroenterology / Hepatology works in close cooperation with the department of Surgical Gastroenterology and the hospital provides facilities for carrying out advanced surgical procedures for various complicated disorders.The Department of Gastroenterology is fully equipped for all endoscopic diagnostic and therapeutic services. Led by super specialists and having full range of scopes-gastro scopes, colonoscopes, adult / pediatric, the department can take care of all kinds of aliments that come under its domain.