Gastroenterology essentially addresses diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver. The functioning of the entire digestive system, both related to the passage of food through the digestive canal to the physiological processes of food digestion, absorption and elimination come under the purview of this specialty.
It includes the medical and surgical treatment of diseases such as colon polyps, gastrointestinal cancer, jaundice, cirrhosis of the liver, gastroesophageal reflux (heartburn), peptic ulcer disease, colitis, gallbladder and biliary tract disease, nutritional problems, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), pancreatitis, etc
We provide excellent treatment facility focusing on modern approaches to the management of various types of diseases like Hepatology, Pancreatitis, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Anemia among others.
Mercy Hospital is well prepared to meet the demands of the most common set of medical problems in Kolkata and its surrounding communities. Its Gastroenterology Centre offers a wide array of services, facilities, and expertise to patients with stomach and intestinal disease. The best possible treatments for patients with endoscopies, ERCP (endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography) and dilations, among others are offered.