Gastroenterology Department

The Gastroenterology department of Saifee Hospital is a highly active facility providing comprehensive speciality care by eminent gastroenterologists of Mumbai. Both Clinical Gastroenterology and Endoscopy are adequately represented. Clinical Gastroenterology involves complete management of diseases like acidity, diarrhoea, jaundice, cirrhosis of the liver, pancreatitis, colitis, gallstones, weight loss or gain, cancers of the gastrointestinal system and also gastrointestinal bleeding.

The Gastroenterology department is backed by state of the art videoendoscopes which are used not only to diagnose GI diseases but also to treat the same. This obviates the need for standard surgery and prevents scars and shortens hospital stay. The following are diseases are covered by the department :

Diseases of the Oesophagus
  • Gastro Oesophageal Reflux(GERD)
  • Variceal bleeding
  • Benign and malignant strictures
  • Removal of foreign body
  • Achalasia Cardia
Diseases of the Stomach and Duodenum
  • Ulcers
  • Cancer
  • Fundal varices


Diseases of the Pancreas
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Cancer of the Pancreas
  • Pseudo pancreatic cyst
Diseases of the Gall Bladder
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gall Stones
  • Obstructive Jaundice
  • Cancer of the Biliary system
Diseases of the Small Intestine
  • Mal absorption syndrome
  • Tuberculosis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Obscure bleeding
Diseases of the Colon
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Diverticulosis
  • Cancer
  • Tuberculosis
Diseases of the Liver
  • Acute Hepatitis
  • Chronic Hepatitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Liver cancer
  • Amoebic abscess

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Head of Department

Dr. Saifee Plumber

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Endoscopy Stenting Stone Extraction Foreign Body Removal - Coin Oesophageal Varices Ligation Banding