Surgical Gastroenterology

The Department of Surgical Gastroenterology has a team of professionals who treat several diseases such as Barrett’s Esophagus, Esophageal Spasm, Gastrointestinal Reflux Disease, Peptic Ulcer, Dyspepsia, Nausea & Vomiting, Appendicitis, Celiac Disease, Gastrointestinal Bleeding Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Duodenal Ulcers, Malabsorption Syndrome, Acute or Chronic Pancreatitis, Ampullary Carcinoma, Pancreatic Cysts, Bile Duct Stones, Cirrhosis, Hepatitis, Chronic Liver Disease, Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, and other gastrointestinal conditions.

The doctors are specialized in performing all types of minimally invasive surgeries for the treatment of anorectal cancer as well as benign tumors of the stomach and intestines. They ensure that the patients experience to be “little to no scarring” post-surgery, shorter hospital stays and fast recoveries, and less postoperative discomfort. An experienced team of doctors and medical staff of the Surgical Gastroenterology department works closely with every patient to provide state-of-the-art facilities and clinical care for all types of chronic and acute conditions.

The good health and well-being of every patient is our first priority. We provide comprehensive pre and post-operative care and make each patient feel comfortable and supported. We make sure to find the root cause of a patient’s condition and collaborate with specialists from related fields before planning a treatment strategy customized to the needs of the patients because we understand that each case is unique.

Our team ensures that they discuss and communicate the patient’s condition with them or their family and clear all their doubts about options, disease conditions, treatments, the surgical process, and what they can expect post-procedure. Such a comprehensive care approach makes us stand out and put the center’s name on the list of top surgical gastroenterology centers in India.

The department is supported by cutting-edge technology to ensure maximum patient safety and excellent procedure outcomes. They also offer other services such as blood bank, ICU, radiology, and emergency services to ensure patients receive the highest level of care promptly.

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Diseases & Conditions

Malabsorption Syndrome

It refers to some conditions in which the small intestine is unable to absorb enough nutrients. It is caused due to infections, medications, surgeries, or other diseases such as celiac disease.

Gastrointestinal Bleeding

It refers to the bleeding or hemorrhage in any part of the gastrointestinal tract i.e. from the mouth to the rectum. Yashoda Hospitals, Hyderabad, provides treatment of this condition with amazing success rates.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

It is a condition that affects the large intestine in which cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, diarrhea, etc are experienced by the patient.


It refers to bowel movements that are hard to pass.


It refers to loose, watery stools that pass more frequently than normal.

Peptic Ulcer

It is a condition in which sores form on the lining of the stomach, mostly due to H pylori infection, but may be caused due to other factors as well.


This can be an acute or chronic condition. Acute pancreatitis usually resolves in a few days, but chronic pancreatitis does not improve and worsens over time. It is caused due to excessive alcohol consumption, cystic fibrosis, and other inherited conditions such as excess calcium or fat in the blood, etc.


It is also known as indigestion, in which discomfort and pain are experienced by the patient in the upper abdomen.


It refers to an inflammatory condition of the skin. Its most common cause is the hepatitis virus but may be caused due to other factors such as medications, toxins, alcohol, etc. Its various types include hepatitis A, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, hepatitis D, and hepatitis E.

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

It is a digestive disease that affects the lower esophageal sphincter caused due to the irritation of the lining.

Barrett’s Esophagus

It is a condition in which the esophagus is damaged due to acid reflux and results in the lining to become thick and inflamed. Its symptoms include heartburn, regurgitation of swallowed food, difficulty in swallowing food, etc.

Esophageal Spasm

It is a condition in which a person experiences painful contractions in the esophagus. These spasms are usually sudden and severe and may last for several minutes to hours.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

Modular OTs

Hospital houses Modular Operation Theaters which have all the facilities to conduct an error free surgery


With advanced Imaging diagnostics equipment within the hospital, patients need not go anywhere else

Gastroenterology Services

Surgical Gastroenterology Treatments

There are many different treatments and diagnostic procedures carried out by the department efficiently with a high success rate, which makes Yashoda Hospitals shine as one of the best centers for gastroenterology in India.

The following are common diseases and symptoms treated by a gastroenterologist:

Surgical Gastroenterology Treatment
  • Oesophagectomy
  • Gastrectomy
  • Intestinal Resection
  • Colectomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • CBD Exploration
  • Hepatico-Jejunostomy
  • Total Proctocolectomy
  • Shunt & Devascularization Surgeries
  • Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis
  • Biliary Strictures Surgeries
  • Laparoscopic surgeries

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