Dr. Vinodha Reddy is one of the best Consultant Surgical Gastroenterologist in Bangalore and has an experience of 27 years in this field. Dr. Vinodha Reddy has done specialization in the field of Gastrointestinal Surgery and Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Reddy was a Consultant in General Surgery at Good Shepherd Hospital and B. K. M Hospital Bangalore.
Manipal Hospital HAL Airport Road
Dr. Vinodha Reddy has an experience of 27 years in this field.
MBBSin 1992, MS - General Surgery in 1997, DNB - General Surgery in 2000
Monday - Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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.