Gastrointestinal (GI) cancer is the term used for the group of cancers that affect gastrointestinal tract & other organs which are within your digestive system including esophagus, stomach, pancreas, colon, anus, rectum, liver, small intestine, and biliary system. Depending on each stage of the esophageal cancer, patient may undergo with surgery, radiation or chemotherapy. There are various measures that may improve symptoms such as dilation, radiation or laser treatment to reduce size of the cancer, and tube prosthesis (stent).
The Gastrointestinal Surgery, Oncology, and Bariatric Surgery division at Positron Hospital is equipped with the most modern facilities, and carries out all major Gatrointestinal, Hepatobiliary, & Pancreatic procedures, along with having an active Bariatric Surgery programme. We encompasses all advanced technologies and advanced facilities with a prime focus on the safe & proven treatment of disorders aiming at improving the quality of life of the patient. We provide diagnostics treatment (medical, endoscopic, interventional radiological, surgical), consultations and second opinions for all conditions affecting the digestive system including gastrointestinal cancer surgery and GI interventional radiology. We have specialists to treat esophageal cancer, hepato-biliary cancer including liver cancer, bile duct and gall bladder cancer, pancreatic cancer, stomach cancer, small bowel and colo-rectal cancer.
Providing advanced and evidence based patient care to those with liver diseases, including liver cancer and viral hepatitis, as well as genetic, cholestatic, drug-induced, autoimmune and alcoholic liver diseases.
Advanced endoscopic techniques including UGIE, colonoscopy, ERCP to treat and diagnose a variety of GI disorders, including achalasia, fistula, GI tract tumors, strictures, and bile duct and pancreatic ductal stones.
Providing advanced, evidence based, comprehensive and tailored multimodality treatment approach and surgery for various cancers affecting GI system including cancer of esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colorectal cancer, pancreatic cancer, gall bladder and bile duct cancer, liver cancer
We offer a multi-disciplinary approach that incorporates medical, behavioural, nutritional and surgical issues for obese adults. We provide the individualized care that is crucial to effective and long-lasting treatment success.
We offer dedicated patient centred gastroenterology and gastrointestinal (GI) surgery services for the management of IBD including Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. We manage acute severe colitis.
We provide timely and patient centred care for variety of acute or chronicinflammatory conditions of pancreas, gall bladder and bile duct. We treat complex cases of acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis, gall bladder related diseases, CBD stones, cholangitis, obstructive jaundice, pancreatic pseudocysts, gall bladder and pancreatic cancer. We offer laparoscopic cholecystectomy, drug therapy, Endoscopic pancreatic therapy, ERCP, interventional endoscopy, interventional radiology, intestinal and biliary stenting, step up therapy for acute pancreatitis. Laparoscopic pancreaticobiliary surgery, chronic pancreatic pain management, pancreatic and biliary surgery, and 24 hr services for bile duct injuries.
Endoscopies, Colonoscopies, routine gastrointestinal screening, capsule endoscopy. We diagnose and treat bacterial gastroenteritis, celiac disease, Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), H.pylori related gastritis, peptic ulcer disease.
We provide integrated, multimodal diagnostics and therapeutic services for variety of esophageal disorders. We offer curative surgery for esophageal cancer including thoracoscopic resection and video assisted surgery (VATS) and provide palliative esophageal stenting. We do fundoplications, manage Barrett’s Esophagus, manage corrosive esophageal and gastric injuries, treat hiatal hernias, esophagitis, diffuse esophageal spasm, achalasia and GERD, esophageal diverticula, esophageal perforation, esophageal strictures, variceal bleeding.
We provide all basic and advanced minimal invasive surgery to treat variety of benign and malignant conditions including laparoscopic cholecystectomy, lap appendectomy, lap gastrectomy, lap colorectal resections, lap pancreatic resections, lap bariatric surgery including sleeve gastrectomy, Roux en Y gastric bypass, single anastomosis gastric bypass, lap biliary surgery including CBD explorations, choledochal cyst excision, lap RYHJ, and laparoscopic pancreato-duodenectomy.
We provide consultations, diagnostics and therapeutic services including medical, endoscopic, surgery and interventional radiology for all benign and malignant colorectal diseases. We provide advanced services for colorectal malignancy including radiation therapy, chemotherapy and surgery. We provide multiple options for treatment for benign anal conditions like haemorrhoids and fistula including open hemorrhoidectomy, stapled hemorrhoidopexy, laserhemorrhoidoplasty and laser fistula treatment.
We provide advanced diagnostic and treatment options for those with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
We diagnose and treat various GI motility problems and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).
Our centre also provides a comprehensive, personalized diagnostic and management approaches for various malnutrition disorders and a wide range of diseases of the small intestine. Diagnosis and treatment methods include: Enteroscopy, Capsule endoscopy, nutrition program, total parenteral nutrition, tube feeding.
we offer all kinds of GI day care procedures including cholecystectomy, appendectomy, hernia repair, endoscopic stent placements.
We provide 24 hours services for management of acute GI bleeding of any cause and offer all diagnostics and therapeutic options including medical, endoscopic therapy & surgery.