Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology is the branch of medicine focused on the digestive system and its disorders. Diseases from the oesophagus swallowing tube, stomach, small intestine, colon, rectum, liver, pancreas, and gallbladder are treated by a gastroenterologist.

RPS hospitals Chairman Dr.R.P. Shanmugam is one of the pioneers in the field of gastroenterology. He is the most experienced surgeon whose experience spans over 5 decades.

Conditions a gastroenterologist treats will range from Acid peptic disease, reflux esophagitis, gall bladder stones, pancreatitis, Liver disorders, disease of the intestines like crohns or ulcerative colitis. Their bulk of the work will be related to cancer of the gastrointestinal system. All kinds of advanced cancer work (open and laparoscopic) is being performed at RPS hospitals backed by the oncologist and advance theatre and ICU setup.

The hospital also boasts of all kind of endoscopic and CT scan service round the clock to detect any disorders early. A thorough preventive check by way of a master health check will help us to detect diseases Early and thus manage effectively.