Department of Gastroenterology
Isra University Hospital is the pioneer in Gastroenterology services. The last decades have witnessed its growth from a humble start to on of the leading high profile department of the hospital with a record outpatient’s attendance and one of the best Endoscopy services.
The outpatients services is operation 24/7 and it is a matter of great pride that referral come not only from all over Hyderabad but the entire interior Sindh. We have one of the largest number of cases of chronic hepatitis “B” and “C” being followed up regularly. Free immunization of hepatitis “B” is also available.
An endoscopy service has the distinctive honor of having the latest state-of –art equipments. The routine and emergency diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic services available include:
Upper GI Endoscopy
- Foreign body removal
- Oesophageal dialitation and stening
- Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)
- Colonyscopy and polypectomy
- ERCP with sphincterotomy and stone extraction
The gastroenterology department is actively involved in training of postgraduate students and updating general practioners and physician on current gastroenterology concept as part of continuous medical education (CME) Program. Our department is organized For GI training by CPSP/PMDC.