Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology is a branch of internal medicine, specializing in the treatment of digestive diseases. It mainly treats common and frequently-occurring diseases in the digestive system, such as gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer, inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatitis, liver cirrhosis and various complications. The Gastroenterology Department of Chengdu Gleneagles Hospital attaches great importance to the prevention and management of various common cardiovascular diseases. It provides outpatient service, wards, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Center, etc., and has advanced Olympus 290 mainframe and gastrointestinal endoscope, magnification endoscopy, ERBE endoscope electric workstation and other equipment.

Medical Team of Gastroenterology Department

The medical team of Gastroenterology Department in Chengdu Gleneagles Hospital has rich experience in clinic and can provide accurate and efficient diagnosis and treatment of various digestive diseases. The medical team will provide patients with clinical diagnosis and treatment by their different clinical symptoms in a timely and effective manner, deliver personalized medical services according to different needs, and carry out health management of digestive diseases throughout the treatment, so that patients can get better medical care and obtain effective and scientific medical assistance.

Diseases We Treat

l Gastroesophageal reflux disease

l Early esophageal cancer

l Gastritis (acute gastritis, chronic gastritis, special types of gastritis or stomach illness)

l Peptic ulcer

l Early gastric cancer

l Intestinal tuberculosis and tuberculous peritonitis

l Inflammatory bowel disease (ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease)

l Early colorectal cancer

l Functional gastrointestinal disorder (functional dyspepsia and irritable bowel syndrome)

l Chronic diarrhea

l Constipation

l Fatty liver disease (nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and alcoholic liver disease)

l Autoimmune liver disease (autoimmune hepatitis and primary biliary cirrhosis)

l Drug-induced liver disease

l Liver cirrhosis

l Cholecystitis

l Pancreatitis (acute and chronic)

l Removal of foreign bodies from digestive tract

l Gastrointestinal bleeding

l Gastric and colorectal polyps

* The above does not list all the diseases we treat and treatments we provide. The information above is for reference only and should not be considered as medical advice. Please consult with our professional doctors to obtain accurate diagnosis before receiving any treatment.

Examination and Treatment We Offer

l (Anodynia) gastroscopy

l (Anodynia) colonoscopy

l Endoscopic polypectomy by high-frequency electric current

l Chromoendoscopy

l Endoscopic biopsy

l Transnasal endoscopy

l Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy/jejunostomy (PEG/PEJ)

l Endoscopicforeign body retrieval

l Argon plasma coagulation (APC)

l Endoscopic electrocoagulation

l Endoscopic argon plasma electrocoagulation

l Endoscopic titanium clip hemostasis

l Endoscopic mucosal resection and piecemeal resection

l Balloon dilation for digestive tract stricture

l Bouginage for digestive tract stricture

l Endoscopic balloon dilatation of cardia

l Endoscopic endoscopic variceal ligation

l Endoscopic esophageal variceal sclerotherapy

l Endoscopic gastric variceal tissue adhesive injection

l Endoscopic submucosal tumorectomy

l Endoscopic submucosal tumor ligation

l Digestive tract stent implantation (esophagus, stomach, duodenum, small intestine and large intestine)

l Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD)

l Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)