Prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive tract, liver and pancreatico-biliary system in children and adults are the core objectives of this specialty. The gastrointestinal surgeons manage major gastrointestinal surgical problems of the intestines, pancreas and hepatobiliary tract including cancers, many of them through minimal access surgery.
DDLT (Cadaveric Liver Transplantation)
LDLT (Live Donor Liver Transplantation)
Split Liver Transplantation.
Major surgeries for benign and malignant conditions of oesophagus, stomach, intestines, liver and pancreas are carried out routinely. Minimally invasive Cholecystectomy, Appendectomy, Splenectomy and Intestinal Resections are also routinely performed.
Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis, Pancreatic Pseudo cyst, Malignant Neoplasms of the Pancreas, Cystic Neoplasms of the pancreas, pancreatic islet cell tumors
Hepatic trauma, Metastatic Neoplasms of the liver (Cancer originated elsewhere & spread to liver), Hepatocellular carcinoma and Benign (Non cancerous) tumors and cysts of the liver, Portal hypertension (port systemic shunts).