• General Information
  • Services and Facilities

Gastroenterology Department at Ramesh Hospitals offers highly advanced medical and surgical gastroenterology services to patients of all ages. The exceptional team of doctors here comprises of highly experienced medical and surgical gastroenterologists. Multidisciplinary in approach, they provide optimal, evidence-based treatment to patients with the support of speciality-trained nurses, rehabilitation therapists and technicians.

Medical Gastroenterology

Our Medical Gastroenterology Department is ready to provide diagnosis and medical management for diseases of the oesophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, liver, gallbladder, pancreas and rectum. The highly experienced team of doctors comprising medical gastroenterologists and gastrointestinal interventional radiologists ensure expert care for all patients, with the support of cutting-edge diagnostic and therapeutic technology. The department offers state-of-the-art facilities, clinical support including a highly advanced endoscopy suite, diagnostic/therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), per oral endoscopic myotomy(POEM), polypectomies, per cutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) and gastro-intestinal bleeding management.

Also with state of the art Medical ICU and round the clock well-experienced Intensivists, severe liver diseases like acute liver failure and decompensated chronic liver disease are managed well.

Surgical Gastroenterology

One of the most advanced facilities in the region for surgical management of gastrointestinal diseases. Surgical Gastroenterology at Ramesh Hospitals has expert surgical gastroenterologist team with international expertise. The department offers state-of-the-art facilities including laminar flow operation theatres, high-definition laparoscopy units and intraoperative ultrasound for high-precision procedures. Surgical procedures (including open and advanced laparoscopy)for esophageal, gastric, small intestinal, hepato pancreato biliary & colo-rectal problems are performed with high success rates. Our specialists are experienced and specially trained for the management of gastrointestinal, hepato pancreato biliary and colo-rectal cancers. The department also offers liver transplantation services for acute liver failure and end-stage liver disease/chronic liver disease.

Outpatient services

  • Gastroenterology clinic
  • Liver clinic
  • Pancreas clinic
  • IBD clinic

Endoscopy services

  • Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy with Narrow Band Imaging (NBI)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio-Pancreatography)
  • Endoscopic ultrasound and related interventions
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection of polyps and early mucosal tumors
  • Capsule endoscopy and Double Balloon Enteroscopy
  • Pediatric endoscopy

Therapeutic services

  • Esophageal dilatation
  • Variceal sclerotherapy/banding
  • Ulcer injection
  • Polypectomy
  • Argon plasma coagulation
  • Removal of foreign bodies
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Gastric or enteric feeding tubes
  • Therapeutic ERCP
  • Colo-rectal stricture dilation
  • Esophageal/Colonic stent placements
  • Emergency Endoscopy services

Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Laparoscopic fundoplication for GERD
  • Laparoscopic Heller’s Myotomy
  • Totally Laparoscopic & Thoracolaparoscopic Esophagectomy
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Hepatectomy
  • Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy & CBD exploration
  • Laparoscopic Bowel resection and Anastamosis
  • Laparoscopic Right and Left Hemicolectomies
  • Laparoscopic Appendicectomy
  • Laparoscopic low anterior resection
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal resection
  • Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic repair of abdominal wall hernias.

Open procedures

  • Esophagectomy for cancer
  • Esophagocoloplasty for Corrosive Esophageal Stricture
  • Total and Distal Gastrectomy for benign and malignant diseases
  • Surgery for Hydatid disease of liver
  • Right and Left hepatectomy
  • Complex biliary surgery for Benign Biliary Strictures
  • Surgery for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Bile Duct Exploration for Common Bile Duct (CBD) Stones
  • Surgery for Gallbladder Cancer
  • Whipple’s Operation for Pancreatic Head Cancer
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Frey’s procedure for Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Emergency Laparotomy for Abdominal Trauma
  • Splenectomy
  • Small bowel resection
  • Colectomy
  • Total Proctocolectomy with pouch anal anastomosis
  • Ultra low anterior resection
  • Abdomino perineal resection
  • Shunt surgeries for Portal Hypertension
  • Resection of retroperitoneal tumors
  • Palliative surgeries of GI cancers
  • Fistulectomy
  • Seton placement for complex fistula
  • Heamorrhoidectomy
  • Stapler heamorrhoidectomy
  • Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy for Anal fissure
  • Limberg Flap for Pilonidal Sinus
  • Surgeries for Anal Stricture
Our Department


Dr Bathina Rajesh


Dr B Rajesh

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Appointments for Call

Vijayawada – 0866 2463 463
Guntur – 0863 2377 777
Ongole – 0859 2234 599

Timings: Sunday – Saturday 24/7