• 24x7 availability of gastroenterologists and surgeons.
  • 24x7 trauma care, primarily abdominal injuries caused during road traffic accidents.
  • Emergency surgical interventions for conditions like appendicitis and the removal of the gall bladder.
  • Specialized treatment for colon and rectum tumors
  • Handling cases of intestinal perforation and obstruction.

Our state-of-the-art infrastructure, radiology and laboratory services include:

  • Advanced imaging modalities for emergencies.
  • ICG camera system for rapid identification of biliary system anatomy and reduces the risk of anastomotic leaks

At MGM Healthcare’s Institute of Gastroenterology, we are specialized in performing the following procedures. We have amongst the best team of gastroenterologists, surgeons and allied specialist who are highly trained in handling any conditions of the digestive system.

  • Endoscopy
    • Esopha goscopy
    • Gastroscopy
    • Side-Viewing Scopy
    • Gastroduodenoscopy
    • Nasal UGI Scopy
    • Paediatric Gastroscopy
    • Paediatric Colonoscopy
    • NBI Gastro-duodenoscopy
    • NBI Colonoscopy
    • Paediatric Side-Viewing Scopy
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Limited Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Double Channel Therapeutic Scopy
    • Power Spiral Enteroscopy
  • Luminal Stenting
    • Enteral Metallic stenting
    • Colonic metallic stenting
    • Esophageal metallic stenting
    • Pyloro-Duodenal metallic stenting
  • ERCP Procedures
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • SpyGlass DS

Our general, gastroenterology and bariatric surgery department ensures innovative surgical treatment for gastrointestinal and bariatric conditions. We collaborate with specialists and departments, providing continuity of care even for complex cases. MGM Healthcare is distinguished as a leading institution in Chennai, renowned for its exceptional expertise in the comprehensive treatment of obesity and gastrointestinal disorders.

  • Upper GI Surgery
    • Achalasia
    • Hernia, including paraesoohageal, ventral and hiatal - even complex re-operative cases
    • Esophageal disease and cancer
    • Gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD) or severe heartburn
    • GIST and other stomach tumours
    • Heller myotomy
  • Lower GI Surgery
    • Colon and rectal cancer
    • Colon and rectal polyps
    • Diverticular disease
    • Fecal incontinence
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Advanced Hernia Surgury
    • Inguinal hernias
    • Umbilical hernias
    • Ventral hernias
    • MGM Institute of Bariatrics
      • Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy
      • Laparoscopic gastric banding
      • gastric bypass
      • Diabetes/metobolic surgery
      • Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty
    • Proctology
      • Hemorrhoidectomy
      • Fissurectomy
      • Sphincterotomy
      • Fistulectomy
      • Pilondial sinus
      • Laser treatment for hemorrhoids, fissures, fistula and pilondial sinus
    • Breast Surgery
      • Breast imaging including digital mammography, sonography, MRI and needle biopsy with imaging.
      • Genetic testing, counselling, prophylactic mastectomy and other high-risk prevention and management services.
      • Oncoplastic lumpectomy, skin sparing and nipple sparing mastectomy and other minimally invasive surgical options.
      • Sentinel node biopsy
      • Axillary lymph node dissection with lymphedema prevention protocols.

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Dr Arulprakash S

Senior Consultant & Clinical Lead

Dr Malathi Sathiyasekaran

Senior Consultant

Dr Tarun John George


Dr Sultan Nawahirsha

Associate Consultant

Minimal Access (GI) and Bariatric Surgery

Dr Deepak Subramanian

Senior Consultant and Clinical Lead

Dr Anirudh V


Dr Ashwin Venktesh M

Associate Consultant