Gastroenterology

The gastroenterology department at Wellkin offers an array of services for the diagnosis and treatment of digestive and liver disorders. Our gastroenterologists diagnose and treat diseases of the stomach, intestine, oesophagus and liver.

Our consultants offer outpatient consultations, as well as endoscopic evaluation. Endoscopy comprises gastroscopy, colonoscopy, Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatography (ERCP), as well as emergency treatment of bleeding without the need for surgical intervention.

Our specialists are also highly trained in the removal of polyps and the placement of stents in cancer when surgery is not possible. We offer technically advanced services to treat a range of conditions, including:

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Colitis and Crohn’s disease)
  • Heartburn
  • Pancreatitis
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Ulcers of the stomach and duodenum
  • Hepatitis B and C
  • Digestive disorders causing diarrhoea or constipation, such as Irritable Bowel
  • Syndrome
  • Screening for colon cancer

Services

  • Gastroscopy/endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopic polypectomy
  • Endoscopic sclerotherapy
  • Endoscopic variceal banding
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy
  • Argon Plasma Coagulation for GI bleed
  • Foreign body removal
  • Stent placement for cancer of the gastrointestinal tract
  • Achalasia cardia dilatation
  • Esophageal/pyloric /duodenal dilatation
  • Colonoscopic balloon dilatation
  • ERCP diagnostic
  • ERCP therapeutic
  • Mechanical liphotripsy of biliary stones
  • Paracentesis
  • Ultrasound guided liver biopsy

Doctors

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