Gastroenterology & Medicine
Gastroenterology & Medicine of Omar Hospital & Cardiac Centre is the one-stop destination for the treatment of all stomach, intestines, pancreas and liver diseases. It is manned by the leading specialists, a group of efficient and compassionate doctors, well-trained technicians, dedicated nurses supported by all modern advanced instruments and equipments along with comprehensive surgery, radiology and pathology backup to provide state-of-the-art care.
Qualified and experienced surgeons perform different types of surgeries on the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, anal canal, liver, gall bladder and pancreas both by open methods (laparotomy) as well as through laparoscope. Portal hypertensive surgery is routinely practiced and expertise for both adult and pediatric cases is available.The Comprehensive endoscopy suite has the latest “state-of-art” endoscopy technology.
Gastrointestinal Intensive Therapy Unit (GITU):
Especially dedicated unit for gastroenterological patients suffering from GI bleed, pancreatitis, hepatic encephalopathy, corrosive (acid) injuries, intestinal obstruction and severe abdominal pain.
Latest technique where a small capsule when swallowed by the patient, while an inbuilt camera records pictures at a speed of 2 per sec. over a period of 8 to 10 hours.
Physicians refer medicines to the gastroenterology patients where patients come for constant follow up.