The Department of Surgical Gastroenterology (Gastrointestinal, Hepatopancreaticobiliary and Laparoscopic Surgery), SK Hospital, has set a new standard in providing comprehensive quality healthcare for gastrointestinal diseases. The department brings together the best in the field of Gastroenterology with Medical Gastroenterology, Gastro-Radiology and Critical Care Departments. The newly commissioned operation theatre complex is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, including advanced high-definition laparoscopy units, Harmonic scalpel, Force triad (Ligasure), Hydrojet and many others to the list, in a highly spacious modular theatre, exclusively for Gastrointestinal Surgery. The department routinely performs complex advanced laparoscopic surgeries, hepatopancreaticobiliary procedures and surgeries for all GI cancers.
Recently the hospital has collaborated with Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad, one of the largest gastroenterology centre in the country, to inaugurate an Integrated Liver Clinic for the needy patients of Kerala. This aims to provide a comprehensive centre for evaluation, assessment and treatment of all kinds liver disease.
Dr Balachandran Menon, Director, Liver Transplant Unit, AIG Hyderabad will be conducting regular liver clinics, every month.
- Laparoscopic and Open Procedure
- Gallbladder Stones
- Hernia Repair
- Bariatric Surgery
- Liver, Pancreatic and Hepato-Pancreatic-Biliar (HPB) Surgeries