The department of Gastroenterology at Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre is dedicated to providing comprehensive care for prevention, diagnosis and treatment for patients with gastrointestinal disorders.
Our experienced consultants along with trained and professional technicians and nursing staff, provide round-the-clock specialist care to patients with digestive disorders. The entire gamut of simple as well complex conditions affecting the oesophagus, stomach, small and large intestine, liver, gall bladder and pancreas are treated utilising the best technological advances in the field.
Besides providing supreme quality care to all our patients, the department also caters to teaching and training of doctors, nurses and para-medic staff, thus making it worthy of being a centre of excellence in Gastroenterology.
Technology & Infrastructure
The department of Gastroenterology at Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre is fully equipped with latest technology to provide world-class services in the areas of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy.
We have two fully equipped, modern endoscopy units with the latest endoscopes and supporting equipment – Gastroscope, Duodenoscope, Enteroscope, Colonoscope, radial & linear Endoscopic Ultrasound Scope (EUS) to name a few.
The hospital also has a 19-bed day care unit especially designed for day-care procedures.
Round-the-clock services are provided at the hospital for a wide range of gastrointestinal conditions. Common services include:
- Endoscopies – Gastroscopy, Duodenoscopy & Enteroscopy
- Endoscopic Ultra Sound (EUS) including FNAC & Biopsies
- ERCP (Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography)
- Capsule endoscopy
- Therapeutic procedures such as:
- Treatment of GI (gastro-intestinal) bleed
- Variceal banding
- Endoscopic Mucosal Resection(EMR)
- Balloon dilatation of strictures and achalasia
- Foreign body removal
- GI (gastro-intestinal) stenting
- Biliary procedures such as gall stone removal and stenting of CBD
- Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement
- Management of acute/life threatening conditions such as acute liver failure, GI bleed, acute pancreatitis, acute colitis, biliary sepsis, etc
The department offers the following clinics for patients with digestive disorders:
- General GI (gastro-intestinal) OPD – GERD (Gastro oesophageal reflux disease), acid peptic disease, Barrett’s disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, biliary and pancreatic disorders.
- IBD (Inflammatory bowel disease) clinic
- Hepatology clinic – Hepatitis B, C, autoimmune hepatitis, PSC (Primary sclerosing cholangitis), PBC (Primary biliary cirrhosis), Alcoholic Liver disease, Liver transplant, Hepatocellular Cancer (HCC).
Partners in care
Dr. Chetan Bhatt
Head of Department and Consultant
MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DNB (Gastroenterology)
Dr. Chetan Kalal
MBBS, MD (Medicine), DM (Hepatology and Liver Transplant Medicine)
Dr. Dimple Jain
MBBS, MD (Paediatric), PDCC (Paediatric Gastroenterology)
Dr. Harshad Joshi
MBBS, DNB (internal Medicine), DNB (Gastroenterology)
Dr. Ravindra Surude
MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Gastroenterology)
Dr. Sameer Gaggar
MBBS, MD Medicine (Mumbai), MRCP Internal Medicine (UK), MRCP Gastroenterology (UK), CCT Gastroenterology (UK)
Dr. Samit Jain
MBBS, MD (Medicine), DM (Gastroenterology), DNB (Gastroenterology)