Conditions we treat


Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix, a small worm-like pouch attached to the large bowel. It can happen at any age but most cases are between 8 and 25 years of age. For young people, a.. read more


An acute condition in which the gall bladder becomes inflamed and swollen because flow of bile into duodenum is blocked by Gallstones; result is biliary colic - intense pain in upper right abdomen.. read more


Gall Stones A gallstone, is a lump of hard material usually range in size from a grain of sand to 3-4 cms. They are formed inside the gall bladder formed as a result of precipitation of cholestero.. read more


A hernia is a weakness or defect in the abdominal wall. It may be present from birth, or develop over a period of time. If the defect is large enough, abdominal contents such as the bowels, may pr.. read more

Lumps and Bumps

COMMON TYPES OF SKIN LUMPS AND BUMPS A cyst is a lump or sac that is filled with fluid, jelly-like material or gas. There are many different kinds of cysts. The most common kinds of skin cysts are.. read more


Alternative names: Indigestion and Heartburn The term 'indigestion' is a layman's term and is used to cover the symptoms of a few different medical conditions. Medical conditions that are .. read more


Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas. The pancreas is a large gland behind the stomach and close to the duodenum. The duodenum is the upper part of the small intestine. The pancreas sec.. read more


Peritonitis is an inflammation of the peritoneum, which is the membrane that lines the wall of the abdomen and covers the abdominal organs. Causes, incidence, and risk factors Types of periton.. read more

Reflux Disease

Gastro Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) The oesophagus carries food from the mouth to the stomach. The lower sphincter is a ring of muscle at the bottom of the oesophagus that acts like a valve b.. read more