Guwahati is the most important city in Assam and as far as health is concerned caters to not only Assam but also the seven sister states. People from all over the region come to Guwahati to get the best care possible for their near and dear ones. This is so because most tertiary care centers with super-specialist doctors are available mostly in Guwahati.
There are many excellent Gastroenterologists in Guwahati and has many centers which provide excellent gastroenterology care and have established a department of gastroenterology with full-time gastroenterologists providing State of the art care.
A few such centers are Apollo hospitals Gauhati, Ayursundra super specialty hospital, and health city hospital. All these centers have an established Department of gastroenterology with an expert team of gastroenterologists providing excellent care.
The practice of gastroenterology encompasses several organs. The gastroenterologist deals with the oesophagus, stomach, small and large intestine, liver, gallbladder and bile ducts, and pancreas. Any disease affecting any of the above organs requires specialist care from a gastroenterologist. The diseases can range from gastritis, fatty liver disease, constipation, indigestion, diarrhoea to more severe diseases like cirrhosis of the liver, Pancreatitis, IBD, jaundice, vomiting of blood and blood in the stool.