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Best Gastroenterologist in Kolkata

The research and study of the digestive system and its problems is the focus of the medical specialty known as gastroenterology. The best gastroenterologist in Kolkata excels in both diagnosing and treating all digestive disorders. If you have any digestive problems, don't hesitate to book a consultation with the best gastroenterologist near you.

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Dr. Manik Lal Thakur in Kolkata

Dr. Manik Lal Thakur


Gastroenterologist  •   

💼  11 Years of experience

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Dr. Manik Lal Thakur is a Gastroenterologist and currently working at Narayana Multispecialty Hospital, Barasat View Profile

🏥 Narayana Multispecialty Hospital, Barasat, Kolkata

Fees:₹ 800

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Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some commonly searched FAQs on Gastroenterology Doctors in Kolkata.


What to expect after an endoscopy?

Here are some things you can expect after an endoscopy Sore throat, Nausea and vomiting, Bloating, Mild bleeding, and Tiredness.


What are the risk factors of colon cancer?

Here are some of the risk factors for colon cancer Age, Family history, Personal history, Inflammatory bowel disease, Diet, Obesity, Lack of physical activity, Smoking, and Radiation exposure.


How do I know if I have GERD?

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition in which stomach acid backs up into the esophagus, the tube that connects the mouth to the stomach. This can cause heartburn, a burning sensation in the chest. GERD can also cause other symptoms Nausea, Vomiting, Sore throat, Hoarseness, Chest pain, Wheezing, Abdominal pain, Dry mouth, and Bad breath.


Is endoscopy painful?

No, endoscopy is not usually painful. The procedure is performed while you are under sedation, so you will be asleep during the procedure. However, you may feel some mild discomfort after the procedure, such as a sore throat or bloating. These symptoms should go away within a few hours.


What dietary restrictions should I make to improve my digestive health?

Sure, here are some dietary restrictions you can make to improve your digestive health Avoid processed foods, Limit caffeine and alcohol, Eat plenty of fiber, Stay hydrated, Avoid fatty foods, Avoid spicy foods, Avoid gassy foods, Avoid sugary drinks, Eat small, frequent meals, and Listen to your body.


Does Gastroenterologist in Kolkata do surgery?

No, gastroenterologists in Kolkata do not perform surgery. They are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive system. They use a variety of non-surgical procedures, such as endoscopy, to diagnose and treat these diseases.


What are the complications of fatty liver?

Here are some of the complications of fatty liver Cirrhosis, Liver cancer, Pancreatitis, Heart disease, Stroke, Kidney disease, Diabetes, and Sleep apnea.


How long does a colonoscopy take?

A colonoscopy typically takes 30–60 minutes. However, the total time in the doctor's office may be longer, as you will need to prepare for the procedure and recover afterwards.


How to get rid of gas at home?

Here are some tips on how to get rid of gas at home Walk around, do Yoga, Massage, Drink herbal tea, Take over-the-counter medication, and Avoid foods that cause gas.


Can I eat before a gastroenterological procedure?

The specific fasting instructions will vary depending on the type of procedure being performed. However, you will typically be asked to fast for at least 6 hours before the procedure. This means that you cannot eat or drink anything, including water, juice, or clear liquids.

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