Gastro

MEDICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY

Aster MIMS Institute of Gastro Intestinal Sciences is the comprehensive centre for management of Gastrointestinal and liver disorders.

The department deals with

  • Evaluation of disorders relating to the digestive tract, liver, biliary tract and pancreas.
  • Digestive tract disorders include those are affecting oesophagus, stomach, small and large intestine.
  • Biliary tract includes the gall bladder and the bile duct.
  • Heartburn, difficulty in swallowing or pain during swallowing, dyspepsia or indigestion, peptic ulcer disease evaluation of abdominal pain
  • Unexplained weight loss, jaundice, loose stools, blood or mucus in stools, evaluation of anaemia, over bleeding, fatty liver, chronic liver disease, portal hypertension and its complications and cancer related to the GI tract or hepatobiliary system.

Department Facilities

  • Equipped with latest state of the art endoscopy suite with high endoscopy machines for upper and lower GI endoscopy
  • ERCP
  • Oesophageal manometry.
  • Capsule Endoscopy

The Institute works well with the ample support from the Emergency Medicine and Critical Care departments of Aster MIMS. Services of the Consultant Gastroenterologists is available round the clock. The Surgical GE team excels in all types of major GI surgeries including cancer surgeries and specializes in laparoscopic minimally invasive procedures.

Doctors

Dr Sabu KG

Consultant - Gastreoenterologist, Hepatologist & Therapeutic Endoscopist

Dr. Sabu KG is a top-rated gastroenterologist who gives relief to patients suffering from various types of gastrointestinal disorders. The doctor’s expertise extends to patient counselling and he is adept and extremely competent at teaching the patients on how they can deal with the stress of their condition and lead better and more fulfilling lives.

Dr Sabu KG

Consultant - Gastreoenterologist, Hepatologist & Therapeutic Endoscopist

Dr. Sabu KG is a top-rated gastroenterologist who gives relief to patients suffering from various types of gastrointestinal disorders. The doctor’s expertise extends to patient counselling and he is adept and extremely competent at teaching the patients on how they can deal with the stress of their condition and lead better and more fulfilling lives.

Dr. Sabu is equally competent in handling seriously ill patients and coordinates with the emergency team to provide them with timely and accurate treatment. He is an expert in performing procedures like Upper GI Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, ERCP and Endoscopic Ultrasound, enteroscopy and Third space Endoscopy (POEM & ESD). Dr. Sabu offers a comprehensive gastrointestinal care through Endoscopic Management of bile duct stones and strictures, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy and duodenal dilation.

Qualifications

DM in Gastroenterology from University of Mumbai | MD in General Medicine from JIPMER, Pondicherry | MBBS from Calicut University, Kerala

Dr Kavitha K

Senior Consultant

A consultant in Gastroenterology, Dr. Kavitha focuses on gastrointestinal diagnostic procedures to understand the problems affecting digestive system. Through diagnostic endoscopies of Upper GI and Lower GI, she helps in treating specific conditions in an effective way.

Dr Kavitha K

Senior Consultant

A consultant in Gastroenterology, Dr. Kavitha focuses on gastrointestinal diagnostic procedures to understand the problems affecting digestive system. Through diagnostic endoscopies of Upper GI and Lower GI, she helps in treating specific conditions in an effective way.

She is trained in wide range of therapeutic procedures of upper and lower GI and manometry.

Qualifications

MBBS from Government Medical College, Aleppey | MD in Internal Medicine from Government Medical College, Aleppey | DM in Gastroenenterology from Government Medical College, Kozhikode | MBBS | MD | DM (gastro)

Dr Shabeer Ahamed

Senior Specialist

Dr. Shabeer Ahamed SV senior specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has completed his MBBS from Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, Kannur and has completed his MD in General Medicine from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi. He also holds a DM in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He is an expert in all diagnostic and therapeutic interventional endoscopic procedures. His areas of interest lie in inflammatory bowel disease, NBI endoscopy, motility disorders and hepatology.

Dr Shabeer Ahamed

Senior Specialist

Dr. Shabeer Ahamed SV senior specialist at Aster MIMS Kannur. He has completed his MBBS from Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, Kannur and has completed his MD in General Medicine from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi. He also holds a DM in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He is an expert in all diagnostic and therapeutic interventional endoscopic procedures. His areas of interest lie in inflammatory bowel disease, NBI endoscopy, motility disorders and hepatology.

Qualifications

MBBS | MD(General Medicine) | DM(Gastroenterology & Hepatology)



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