Dr Nutan Desai is one of top Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist in Mumbai and has an experience of more than 20 years in this field.
Fortis Hospital, Mulund West, S L Raheja (A Fortis Associate Hospital) Mahim
Dr Nutan Desai is a Senior Consultant in Gastroenterology and Hepatology and has a experience of more than 20 yrs in this field . She has been a Medical teacher at Lokmanya Tilak Medical College Sion for 10 yrs where she trained budding gastroenterologists in the nuances of clinical gastroenterology and hepatology and diagnostic as well as therapeutic endoscopy. Her main areas of interest are Luminal Gastroenterology, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Inflammatory bowel disease and Liver diseases.
Indian Society of Gastroenterology
M.B.B.S, M.D.(General Medicine), D.M.(Gastroenterology)
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Surgical gastroenterologists or GI surgeons are the physicians who have extensive training in surgically treating of conditions that affect the large intestine, small intestine, stomach, esophagus, and biliary system which is made up of liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts.
Gastrointestinal surgery is divided into two parts: Upper gastrointestinal surgeries and lower gastrointestinal surgeries. The GI surgeon surgically treats the diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, pancreas, liver, gall bladder, colon and surgery of the small intestine.
A surgical gastroenterologist treats many conditions affecting the gut, such as achalasia, Barrett's esophagus, benign and malignant diseases of the biliary tract, benign and malignant diseases of the pancreas, gastrointestinal tumors, hiatal hernia, infectious diseases of the colon and rectum, inflammatory bowel disease and continent reconstruction, peptic ulcer disease, primary and metastatic liver tumors, primary neoplasms of the stomach, small bowel, colon, and rectum, radiation bowel injury and reflux esophagitis (or GERD) and its complications.
A general surgeon practices broad surgical specialty comprising parotid gland, thyroid, breast, hernia, urinary tract, digestive tract, and trauma surgeries. He or she carries out a range of secondary level surgeries in these fields and knows and practices surgeries from several fields. A gastrointestinal surgeon is also called a GI surgeon or surgical gastroenterologist. His or her specialization focuses on everything that is involved with the digestive tract. Some of the complex gastrointestinal surgeries associated with spleen, liver, pancreas, and intestines including rectum are done by these experts.