Department of Gastroenterology

The Department of Gastroenterology at Smita Memorial Hospital & Research Centre, specializes in the comprehensive care of diseases affecting the digestive system. Our dedicated team of Gastroenterologists, Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgeons, along with state-of-the-art facilities, ensures that patients receive high-quality clinical care for a wide range of gastrointestinal and liver conditions.


Scope of Care


Our Department of Gastroenterology is equipped to handle diseases related to the oesophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon, rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts, and liver. We focus on preventive measures, accurate diagnosis, and proper medical management to ensure the well-being of our patients.


Key Features:


  • Specialized Consultation Unit: Our highly specialized consultation unit is staffed by skilled Gastroenterologists and gastrointestinal, and Laparoscopic Surgeons.
  • In-Patient Unit: We provide a state-of-the-art in-patient unit for comprehensive care and management of gastrointestinal and liver diseases.
  • Endoscopy Suite: Our full-fledged Endoscopy Suite offers advanced facilities for Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, and ERCP procedures, ensuring accurate diagnosis and effective treatment.
  • Focus on Prevention: The department prioritizes preventing gastrointestinal diseases by offering screening for common conditions and providing proper medical management.
  • Advanced Technology: We utilize cutting-edge technology for diagnosis and treatment, ensuring our patients have access to the latest advancements in gastroenterological care.

Comprehensive Treatment for:


  • Peptic Ulcer Disease: Diagnosis and management of ulcers affecting the stomach and small intestine.
  • Cancer: Treatment for various cancers, including gastric, gallbladder, oesophagal, colon, pancreas, and bowel cancer.
  • Achalasia Cardia: Specialized care for swallowing difficulties due to achalasia.
  • Barret’s Esophagus: Diagnosis and management of a condition involving changes to the lining of the oesophagus.
  • Pancreatitis: Treatment for inflammation of the pancreas.
  • Cholecystitis: Management of inflammation of the gallbladder.
  • Biliary Tract Disease: Diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the bile ducts.
  • Gallbladder Stone: Removal and management of gallbladder stones.
  • Hepatitis: Comprehensive care for various types of hepatitis.
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux: Treatment for acid reflux and related issues.
  • Colitis: Management of inflammation of the colon.
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS): Specialized care for patients with IBS.
Dedicated Support Team:


Our skilled paramedical staff, nursing team, and technical experts work collaboratively to provide comprehensive clinical support, ensuring the well-being and comfort of our patients.


Choose Smita Memorial Hospital & Research Centre for excellence in Gastroenterology care. We are committed to providing personalized, advanced, and compassionate services for all your gastrointestinal and liver health needs. Your health is our priority, and we are here to guide you on the path to wellness.

Common diseases treated

Dr. Mathew Kurien


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