The Lower GIT includes most of the small intestines and all of the large intestines. The small intestine includes the duodenum, jejunum and the ileum whereas the large intestine consists of the cecum, colon, appendix, rectum, and anus. The main function of the Lower GIT is absorption of nutrients from the food we eat and elimination of the undigested waste material. Diseases of the lower GI tract include : Rectal and colon Cancers, intestinal motility problems, intestinal obstruction, and appendicitis.
First in the World: Single port appendectomy in Situs inversus.
First in Chennai: STARR procedure for ODS.
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All Cancer Surgeries through Lap.
Lower GI Procedures
SINGLE PORT APPENDECTOMY
Single incision Laparoscopic Appendectomy(SILA) is now gaining increased attention because it doesn’t leave behind any scars. LIMA has been performing most appendectomies using this scar-less technique. Read More
STARR is a surgical procedure which requires no external incisions, and leaves no visible scars. This method is used for the correction of bowel obstruction(incomplete emptying of stools). Read More
Upper GI Surgeons
M.B.B.S., M.S., Dip N.B. (Surgery), FRCS (Ireland), FRCS (Glasgow), FRCS (England), FRCS (Edinburgh)
Dr. S. Akbar
CONSULTANT GENERAL AND LAPAROSCOPIC SURGEON
Dr. Anirudh Rajkumar
GENERAL AND LAPAROSCOPIC SURGEON