Cardiology

Gastric Sciences

Doctors in the Department of Gastric Sciences at RHL specialize in preventing, diagnosing and treating digestive tract disorders such as conditions involving the pancreas, liver, gallbladder, esophagus, stomach, intestines and colon.

Understanding the chronic and the evolving nature of digestive disorders prevalent in developing countries, RHL is at the forefront of diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal diseases.

While the gastroenterologists at Rajasthan Hospital perform a range of procedures, common ones include:

  • Examining the upper & lower GI tract and other internal organs with gastroscopes and colonoscopes
  • Colonoscopies to identify colon cancer or colon polyps
  • Liver biopsies to examine inflammation & fibrosis
  • Sigmoidoscopies to evaluate blood loss or pain in the bowel
  • -ERCP (Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography) to detect tumours, gallstones, or scar tissue in the bile duct area
  •  Removal of foreign body like coin, batteries by endoscopic procedures