Gastroenterology department of Güven Hospital is specialized in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of pancreas, liver, gall bladder esophagus, stomach, small intestine and colon diseases. At the endoscopy unit, gastrointestinal system diseases can be easily diagnosed using tiny camera systems, which are advances via oral or rectal route and many disorders can be also treated during the diagnostic procedures.
Gastroscopy, colonoscopy, rectosigmoidoscopy, ERCP and capsule endoscopy procedures are routinely carried out at the endoscopy unit.
Following diseases are examples of conditions, which are diagnosed and treated at the Gastroenterology department:
Nutritional disorders secondary to gastrointestinal diseases
Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures (enteral stent, biliary stent, band procedure for esophageal varices, enteroscopy, endoscopic treatment of gastrointestinal bleeding, endoscopic ultrasonography etc.)
Pancreatic diseases (acute and chronic pancreatitis, hereditary pancreatitis, pancreas cancer, pancreatic cysts, adult cystic fibrosis etc.)
Diseases and cancers of the esophagus
Gastrointestinal cancers (colo-rectal, stomach)
Gastroesophageal reflux (GER)
Liver and biliary tract diseases (Assessment of liver transplant patient and post-operative care about included)
Inflammatory bowel diseases (Chron's disease and ulcerative colitis)
Nutirition and absorption disorders (Malabsorption and malnutrition)