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Gastroenterology & Hepato-Biliary

Gastroenterology & Hepato-Biliary

Overview

The Gastroenterology department at Vikram is a one-stop destination for Gastro-Intestinal disorders, including surgeries for malignancies. Annually our centres perform 5000 minimally invasive endoscopies, colonoscopies, small bowel enteroscopies and endoscopic ultrasonography.

To provide the most effective treatment for our patients’ problems we have top-line equipment that helps our specialists work easy and efficient. We have 24 hours ambulatory pH monitoring with 6 channel impendence monitoring, which is first of its kind in South India.

Vikram Gastroenterology and Hepatobiliary Sciences has the privilege of being the first centre in Karnataka to have the Endoscopic Ultrasound and the Double Balloon Enteroscope.

Specialties

  • 16 channel high resolution Manometric system to detect all motility disorders of oesophagus and intestine, colorectal motility and rectal incontinence etc.
  • 24 hours ambulatory pH monitoring with 6 channel impendence monitoring is first of its kind in South India and will be great help in evaluating patients with GERD on and off PPI.
  • Wireless Capsule endoscopy and Double Balloon Enteroscopy for rapid diagnosis and day- care treatments to help patients with small intestine lesions.
  • Endosonography, for advanced diagnosis of cancers or to perform cysto-gastrostomy via endoscope when there is a pus or fluid collection in lesser sac, completes the spectrum.

Treatments and Procedures

  • Video Capsule Endoscopy
  • ERCP
  • Endosonography
  • DBE
  • Enteral stenting
  • Achalasia Dilatation
  • Polypectomy
  • PEG
  • Liver Biopsy
  • CPN
  • Glue Injection
  • Variceal Ligation
  • Colonoscopy