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Gastro Sciences

General Information
Our doctors

The Centre of Excellence in Gastro Sciences at Fortis JK Hospital, Udaipur is a one-of-its-kind facility in the region providing complete medical and surgical care for various gastrointestinal disorders including esophageal, pancreatic, gallbladder, hernia, liver, biliary tract, small & large intestine, stomach, and morbid obesity problems.

This state-of-the-art centre has further divided into two departments –

  • Medical & Interventional Gastroenterology
  • Gastro-Intestinal & Minimally Invasive Surgery

The expert’s team comprises of –

  • Medical Gastroenterologists
  • Bariatric Physician
  • Dietician & Nutrition Specialists
  • Psychologists
  • Interventional Endoscopy Specialists
  • Laparoscopic Surgeons
  • Gastro-Intestinal Surgeons
  • Bariatric Surgeons

Multidisciplinary in approach, the centre works closely with other specialties like Oncology, Paediatrics, Endocrinology, Emergency Care, and Radiology to render the best treatment to patients.



  • Endoscopy


Special areas of service include:

  • Advanced Laparoscopic / Minimal Access Surgeries such as Esophageal Surgery, Bile Duct Surgery, Pancreatic Surgery, Spleen Surgery and Fundoplication
  • Surgical treatment for Colorectal Cancer, Esophagus Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer and other oncologic conditions in Digestive Tract
  • Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgeries (SILS): We are among the few centres to offer scar-free minimal access surgery options using the latest SILS method
  • Bariatric or Metabolic Surgeries: We perform Bariatric procedures such as Sleeve Gastrectomy and Gastric Bypass Surgery on morbidly obese patients to help them achieve significant weight loss when an exercise and diet program has been instituted but not succeeded; this often helps them overcome co-morbid conditions such as hypertension, Type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea. We also perform open surgical procedures wherever indicated
  • Fast Track Surgery: Often performed in selective patients with Hernia, Appendix, Gall bladder stones and Hemorrhoids, this surgical approach allows the patients to return to normal life within 12 hours of surgery
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP including: Management of bile duct stones, and benign & malignant biliary strictures
  • Advanced therapeutic endoscopy in other gastroenterological diseases, including metallic stent placement for gastrointestinal malignancies
  • Advanced ERCPs in patients with post-surgical anatomy
  • Resection of giant colon polyps with endomucosal resection (EMR) techniques
  • Comprehensive management of chronic and recurrent pancreatitis with pancreatic sphincterotomy, stricture dilation and stent placement

Dr. Ankur Sethia

Associate Consultant – Gastroenterology