Department of Gastroentology

This department is headed by GOLD MEDALIST Dr sarat Chandra panigrahi,(MD,DM,DNB)

Services available:

• OPD service for patient with Gastrointestinal, , pancreatocbilliary & liver problems (9am to 4pm Man-Saturday)
• Gastrointestinal emergencies like G.l bleeding (blood vomiting, blood in stool, black stool),acute pancreatitis. foreign body ingestion & caustic ingestion.
• Diagnostic upper G.l endoscopy & colonoscopy.
• Very thin endoscope( paediatric endoscopy) for small children
• Therapeutic endoscopy like sclerotherapy, varix banding, coagulation,hemoclip application to stop ongoing Gl bleeding
• Dilatation{widening) of narrowed food passage.
• Removal of small tumour by endoscope without surgery(polypectomy).
• Liver biopsy.
• Enteroscopy{endoscopy of small intestine) to find out the cause of unexplained anemia, black stool,diarrhoea
• With diagnostic & therapeutic intent
• Pneumatic balloon dilatation of Achalasia Cardia
• Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
• ERCP with removal of bile duct stone, dilatation & plastic stent placement for benign biliary stricture.
• Metallic biliary,esophageat pyloric,duodenal & colonic stenting
• Endoscopic cystogastrostomy(for Pancreatic pseudocyst) & endoscopic necrosectomy for walled of pancreatic necrosis (WOPN)
1. Capsule endoscopy
2. Endoscopic ultrasound