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At Aster, we believe a child is life’s greatest gift and this gift has to be nurtured & cared for. As the name suggests, Aster Nurture is a program that aims at nurturing, caring and protecting the mother and the new born baby from the time when the mother conceives till when your child is 5 years old.

"Our brand promise ‘We’ll Treat You Well’ is about our commitment to bring the finest healthcare services within the reach of everyone. But it is not just affordability that makes us a class apart in the realm of healthcare. We believe quality is the heartbeat of modern medical sciences, and we go to great lengths to deliver services that have already been recognized with some of the most sought-after awards and certifications. Accessibility is another important focus area for us. We have an ever growing network of hospitals, clinics and pharmacies that are well-equipped to cater to the changing needs of millions around the world."

Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Doctors in the department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Aster Hospitals specialize in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the pancreas, liver, gallbladder, esophagus, stomach, small intestine and colon.

The skilled team of experts at the Gastroenterology and Hepatology department specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions such as: Functional and Motility disorders; Gastroesophageal disorders; Gastrointestinal Oncology; Hepatology; Inflammatory bowel disease; Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS); Therapeutic endoscopy. The Aster Hospitals doctors and staff provide professional and personalized services to mitigate the negative impacts of these disorders, leading to a better quality of life for the patients. At Aster Hospitals we believe that patients and their families should have access to high quality healthcare at a center that they trust.

The Gastroenterology division provides the following treatments and services:

  • Endoscopic treatment of gastrointestinal (GI) mass lesions and tumors
    • Endoscopic polypectomy
    • Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
    • Metal stenting for luminal tumors (oesophageal and colonic)
  • Therapeutic biliary and pancreatic intervention
    • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) with stone removal and biliary tract stenting
    • Stenting for biliary lesions – malignancy/strictures via ERCP
    • Endoscopic pancreatic duct stenting
  • Stricture dilation in the GI tract
  • Metal stenting in the GI tract
  • Bariatric endoscopic procedures
    • Placement of intragastric balloons
  • Endoscopic treatment of GI bleed
    • Endoscopic variceal ligation
    • Injection therapy for fundal varix
    • Injection + coagulation for GI bleeds
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastronomy (PEG)
  • Dilation of GI strictures
  • Achalasia dilation
  • Key diagnostic and therapeutic procedures such as:
    • 24 Hr. PH metry
    • Abdominal ultrasound
    • CT scan
    • MRI scan
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Upper GI endoscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)


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