Gastroenterology is the medical branch that studies the digestive system and its disorders. It includes the GI tract, which is made up of the oesophagus, intestines, large intestines, and stomach, as well as the accessory organs of digestion, such as the pancreas, gallbladder, and liver.

At the Department of Gastroenterology of Star Hospital, we deliver unparalleled, cutting-edge facilities that employ the latest endoscopic equipment and minimally invasive techniques. We are equipped with a team of highly skilled surgeons, and gastroenterologists, who provide a patient-centric approach that ensures holistic treatment and management of gastrointestinal (GI) diseases 

Key Treatments

  • Colonoscopy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopy
  • Paracentesis
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Endoscopic submucosal dissection
  • Digital Rectal Examination

Gastroenterology Doctors

Dr. Vinit Khemka

Dr. Vinit Khemka

MD (Medicine), DM (Gastro), FAGE, FAE (ERCP & EUS), Fellowship in Advanced Endoscopy

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Frequently Asked Questions on Gastroenterology

What are the tests performed by Gastroenterologists?

Gastroenterologist performs various tests that are essential to understanding the condition of your digestive system some of which are Blood Tests, Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, X-rays, CT scans and MRIs.

Some of the common digestive problems include irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, liver disease, Constipation and many more.

GERD is a medical condition in which the acid that is supposed to stay in your stomach repeatedly flows back into the oesophagus creating an irritation in the food pipe lining.

Various steps can be followed to make your digestive system healthy some of which are eating healthy foods, regular exercise, staying hydrated, avoiding smoking, and maintaining a healthy weight.

Irritable bowel syndrome is a type of intestinal disorder that causes pain in the stomach and abdominal area due to the gastrointestinal tract leading to bloating, diarrhoea and constipation.

Incomplete bowel movements, abdominal pain, bloody stools, and unexplained weight loss are all major signs of gastrointestinal problems and thus need immediate consultation with a doctor.

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