Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Gastroenterology department is headed by Dr. Siljo Jose MD, DM(Gastro), PGDHSC.
Holy Family Hospital,Thodupuzha is a super-speciality hospital based in Idukki (Kerala, India) is known for its standards of excellence in medical treatment and care. It has recently started the department of gastroenterology with the aim of providing best treatment at an affordable rate for the poor people. Our centre is equipped with most advanced 190 series scopes and ERCP scopes.
Our centre offers the most advanced methods for the diagnosis and treatment for all Gastro Intestinal problems.
  • Liver cirrhosis
  • Fatty liver disease , NASH/NAFLD
  • Viral hepatitis - HBV and HCV
  • Chronic liver disease -& portal hypertension
  • Complicated inflammatory bowel disease crohn’s and ulcerative colitis
  • Pancreatic diseases acute and chronic pancreatitis
  • Bile duct stones
  • Gastroesophageal disease
  • Gastric and duodenal ulcers
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Diagnosis and intervention of gastro intestinal malignancies
  • Gastroscopy (ogd)
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Therapeutic gastro scopy
  • Therpeutic colonoscopy
  • Variceal banding
  • Glue injection for gastric varices
  • Foreign body removal
  • Polypectomy
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection (removal of flat polyps)
  • Adrenaline injection bleeding ulcer
  • Oesophgaeal dilatation stricture , malignancy
  • Oesophageal and pyloric stenting
  • Colonic stenting
  • Endoclip placement
  • Argon plasma coagulation for vascular malformations
  • Baloon dilatation for pyloric stricture/gastric outlet obstruction
  • PEG insertions
  • Gastro-duodenal stent insertions

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