Gastroenterology & Surgical Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology & Surgical GastroenterologyStory of the Department

The Gastroenterology department of the St Mary's hospital is one of the best departments with the best and latest video endoscopy and other devices for the best precision in the treatment related to all gastroenterology. This department provides comprehensive medical care and treatment for all the digestive system related disorders.



  • OP Timings
  • Diseases/Conditions & Treatments
  • Treatments
  • Facilities Available

OP Timings

Dr. Joshy Joseph

Mon, Wed, Thursday & Saturday (10 AM - 1.30 PM )

Dr. Shine J Pakalomattom

Mon, Wed, Thu (10 AM - 1.30 PM, 4.30 PM - 5.30 PM)
Saturday (10 AM - 1.30 PM)

Dr. Manjuraj K P

All Thursday
4.30 PM - 5.30 PM

Diseases/Conditions & Treatments

  • Our moto is treatment individualized for each patient.
  • Equipped to manage all gastrointestinal disease conditions, be it functional bowel disorder like IBS, chronic inflammatory conditions like Ulcerative colitis and Chrohn’s disease or various Malignancies of GIT.
  • We evaluate and treat all sorts of liver diseases including various types of jaundice, Cirrhosis of liver, liver failure and cancer of liver and biliary tree.
  • Gall bladder diseases including stones and infections.
  • Endoscopic management of GI bleeding; variceal bleed in Cirrhosis, Ulcer bleed and Colonic bleed of various sources.
  • Various pancreatic disease conditions; acute and chronic.
  • Integrated treatment strategy combining medical, endoscopic, radiological and surgical.
  • modalities according to the individual needs of each patient.
  • We make use of the fact that all medical and surgical specialities are available at our centre and pass the benefit to the patient in the form of multidisciplinary care.


  • Diagnostic and therapeutic Ultrasonography.
  • Ultrasound guided procedures including FNA, Cyst aspiration and Liver abscess drainage.
  • Liver Biopsy.
  • Percutaneous Cholecystostomy.
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic upper GI endoscopy (OGD).
  • Haemostatic procedures including variceal banding (EVL), scleotherapy, Cyanoacrylate.
  • Glue injection, Hemoclip application, Hemospray and injection therapy.
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic Colonoscopy.
  • Polypectomy procedures.
  • Endoloop application for big polyps.
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR).
  • Stricture dilatations-esophageal,colonic.
  • Endoscopic Stenting (SEMS placement) in various strictures and cancers.
  • Achalasia Dilatation with Pneumatic balloon.
  • PEG (Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy) placement.
  • Foreign body removal.

Facilities Available

Sevices and Facilities

  • 24 hours GI emergency services
  • Daily OPDs, morning and evening
  • Suite with 2 endoscopy rooms and high end equipment
  • Integrated 8 bedded ICU within the suite; thus the need of uncomfortable and often
  • repeated shifting of patients to endoscopy and back is avoided
  • State-of-the-art fluoroscopy room for ERCP and other Radiology assisted procedures
  • Pre and post procedure monitoring areas
  • Preparation rooms in endoscopy suite
  • Olympus 190 series high resolution endoscopic systems with image enhancing technology
  • The fluoroscopy suite is equipped with Siemens…..
  • Trans-abdominal ultrasound system (GE..)

OUR DOCTORSTeam of Consultants

Dr. Joshy Joseph Gastroenterology & Surgical Gastroenterology Senior Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist View Profile
Dr. Shine J Pakalomattom Gastroenterology & Surgical Gastroenterology Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist View Profile
Dr. Manjuraj K P Gastroenterology & Surgical Gastroenterology Consultant Surgical Gastroenterolgist View Profile