Diseases & Treatment

Gastroenterology specialists and hepatologists in Kolkata manage and treat several conditions, including and not limited to the conditions or disorders listed below:

  • Cirrhosis of Liver
  • Pancreatitis
  • GI Bleeding
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Pancreatic cysts
  • Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours
  • Liver cancer
  • Liver disease
  • Gallbladder cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease)
  • Gastro-intestinal stromal tumour (GIST)
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Indigestion
  • Rectal prolapse
  • Stomach cancer/ Colonic Cancer
  • Ulcerative colitis

Some of our common services for treatments are:

  • ERCP
  • Palliative Stenting for Malignancy
  • Endoscopies
  • Endoscopic Ultra Sound (EUS)
  • Management of acute/life-threatening conditions like acute liver failure, GI bleed, acute pancreatitis, acute colitis, biliary sepsis, etc.
  • Therapeutic procedures like polypectomies, variceal banding, foreign body removal, GI stenting, treatment of GI bleed, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG), tube placement, and more.

Understanding the need for treatments for increasing digestive disorders, the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatobiliary Sciences in Fortis, with the some of the leading gastroenterologists in Kolkata, is always involved in persistent research to stay at the forefront in the area of gastroenterology and hepatobiliary sciences.

Why Us?

Fortis Kolkata is strengthened by state-of-the-art facilities including a dedicated team for the endoscopy unit and a specialized operating theatre with highly advanced laparoscopes, all the latest equipment including harmonic scalpel, Allen vessel sealer, argon plasma coagulation, etc. The centre has dedicated surgical ICUs and an emergency unit equipped with ventilators and intensive monitoring gadgets. To aid patient recovery and treatment, the surgeons and gastroenterology doctors in Kolkata have extensive knowledge and many years of experience with various types of digestive conditions, even those that are extremely rare.

Areas Of Care