Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Providing the best services for patients is our goal.

GEM Medical Gastroenterology and Hepatology

The department was established in 2002 at GEM hospital,Coimbatore. Being a Gastroenterology specialty hospital ,the involvement of the physician colleagues with the Surgical counterparts was essential for the overall patient care.
From those initial days ,the Department has grown from to the current strength both as a clinical and an academic center of Excellence under the able mentorship of Chief. The department boasts one of the highest Quantity and Quality of diagnostic and therapeutic Endoscopic procedures in TamilNadu at affordable costs to the masses.

  • The 24 *7 Emergency Endoscopy services and ICU Facilities has enabled management of Acute Emergencies like GI bleeding with best Outcomes.
  • The state of Art Endoscopic Equipments include HD endoscopes,ERCP,Endoscopic Ultrasound ,High Resolution Manometry, Motility Lab,Biofeedback lab, 24 hr Ph and Impedance studies.
  • The Liver transplant program has added Hope and Care to the ever increasing burden of Liver Diseases and being part of the HPB /HLT units has brought the highest level of scientific multidisciplinary approach to Patient care.
  • The department holds pride for performing the country’s first POEM Procedure for Achalasia Cardia ,NOTES procedure and several other Hybrid Lap assisted Endoscopic procedures .
  • GASTROSCOPY
  • COLONOSCOPY
  • VARICEAL BAND LIGATION
  • SCLEROTHERAPY
  • ARGON PLASMA COAGULATION
  • STRICTURE DILATATION
  • POLYPECTOMY
  • FOREIGN BODY REMOVAL
  • ENTERAL FEEDING PROCEDURES
  • ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND
  • ERCP
  • SPYGLASS ENDOSCOPY
  • THIRD SPACE ENDOSCOPY -EMR,ESD
  • ENTERAL SEMS PLACEMENT
  • BARIATRIC Endoscopy
  • NARROW BAND IMAGING FOR GI CANCERS
  • ENTEROSCOPY
  • GI MOTILITY STUDIES

Dr. Juned Khan

MD,DNB

Dr.TS Ramesh Kumar

MD,DM

Dr.C.G. Sridhar

MD,DM