The department of GI, GI Onco and HPB Surgery  deals with the diseases of oesophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, rectum and canal, liver, gall bladder, pancreas and bile duct. The department is well equipped with high end laparoscopic instruments including state of the art energy sources like harmonic scalpel and ligasure.The deparment has state of the art equipment (CUSA) for liver resections.

Procedures performed by the department

All types of Major and complex gastro surgical procedures are carried out by the department:

Surgeries for GI cancers

  • Oesophagectomy for cancers of oesophagus (food pipe)
  • Gastrectomy for cancer of stomach
  • Colectomy and total proctocolectomy for cancers of large intestines
  • Anterior resection, low anterior resection and abdomino perineal resection (APR) for cancers of rectum and anal canal
  • Intestinal Resection and anastomosis for cancers of small intestine
  • Pancreatic resections and Whipple’s for cancers of pancreas
  • Liver resections for liver cancers and bile duct cancers
  • Radical cholecystectomy for Gall bladder cancers

Surgeries for benign diseases

  • Surgeries for Biliary Strictures
  • Surgeries for acute & chronic Pancreatitis
  • CBD Exploration
  • Hepatico Jejunostomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Emergencies:
    –     Abdominal trauma
    –     Emergency splenectomy
    –     Intestinal perforation surgeries
    –     Intestinal obstruction

–   Appendicectomy

The department also offers Advanced Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgeries for:

–     GI cancers

–     Cholecystectomy
–     Appendicectomy
–     Antireflux Surgeries for Hiatus Hernia
–     Adhesiolysis
–     Inguinal Hernia Repair
–     Incisional Hernia Repair
–     Umbilical Hernia Repair
–     Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair
–     Rectopexy for Rectal Prolapse