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Dr.Anushka Baruah

Dr.Anushka Baruah

MBBS Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, Kolar, Karnataka
MD Internal Medicine John H Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County
Fellowship Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee

8+ years of experienceSpeaks Hindi, English

₹ 1000
per consultation

Gastroenterologists

Gastroenterology deals with diseases related to our stomach, liver, pancreas, spleen, rectum, small intestine, oesophagus, colon, bile ducts, gallbladder, in fact the whole human digestive system. The most common conditions treated through gastroenterologist consultation are stomach ulcer and acid refluxes. Gastroenterological disorders are known to occur from factors like bacterial infections, poor diet, infections, family history, bad bowel habit, or even cancer.

Gastroenterologists are stomach specialists who are especially skilled to treat patients suffering from acute and chronic gastroenterology issues. Stomach conditions mostly result from unhealthy eating habits and lack of exercising. Belching and bloating are early signs of stomach related medical conditions which when ignored can turn into severe health issues and disrupt your everyday life. In case you are looking for a ‘gastro doctor near me’, you can easily book online consultation with a top gastroenterologist on DocGenie and get your symptoms and risk factors assessed.


When to consult a gastroenterologist online?

Gastritis is a condition that occurs once there is inflammation in the stomach lining from acute or chronic gastritis. Symptoms of Gastritis are -

  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Groin Pain
  • Burning sensation in stomach
  • Blood in stools
  • Belching
  • Bloating and indigestion

If you have any of the above symptoms do go for an online consultation with a gastroenterologist on DocGenie.

Often those who are above 50 years old also look for preventive medical care and visit gastroenterologists. Gastric pain symptoms are often identified by a person’s stool, breath, medical or biological history, endoscopy, and biopsy tests.

A gastroenterologist or a stomach specialist treats an array of conditions related to the stomach. Treatment includes both oral medication and/or surgical gastroenterology. Timely detection of conditions can lead to early visits to the top gastroenterologist and save you a lifetime of trouble. You can refer your family doctor or your friends and near ones for finding the best gastroenterologist, but such referrals do not always guarantee the best diagnosis and treatment of stomach-related issues by top stomach specialist doctors. On DocGenie we have empanelled highly experienced gastroenterologists online who can help you with top quality gastroenterological care.


What disorders do gastroenterologists treat?

Stomach doctors plan treatment for you depending on the type of your disorder as well as the severity of the condition you are afflicted with. Gastro surgeons or stomach specialists on DocGenie are renowned and highly skilled in dealing with conditions related to the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. If you are in need to consult a gastroenterologist online, you will get a whole range of treatment options from a band of top gastroenterology doctors on DocGenie.

Do not waste time and avoid waiting for hours at clinics, and opt for an online consultation with our gastroenterologist on the DocGenie website and get first round medical guidance.


FAQs on Gastroenterologist

1. When to see a gastroenterologist?

In case you are experiencing the below mentioned symptoms, you need immediate attention from a gastroenterologist nearby –

  • Persistent abdominal pain
  • Bloated stomach after eating
  • Loose motions, fever
  • Other gastric pain
  • Weight loss
  • Fatigue
  • Abdominal pains
  • Bloating
  • Cramps

If symptoms continue to get worse even after taking over-the-counter medicines, you should book an appointment with top gastroenterologist doctors. Our gastroenterologist doctors are known for patiently listening to your symptoms and offer the best possible treatment for all gastroenterology conditions, whether mild or severe. If you are in need to consult a ‘gastroenterologist near me’, you can consult with one of the top gastroenterologists online on DocGenie and have all your queries addressed.

2. What are some gastrointestinal problems?

Typical gastrointestinal problems are –

  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Constipation
  • Piles and haemorrhoids
  • Severe pain
  • Fistulas
  • Excess gas
  • Diarrhoea
  • Perianal hematoma
  • Blood in the stool
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Celiac disease
  • Jaundice
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Ulcers

3. What tests do gastroenterologists perform?

Gastroenterologists recommend tests like endoscopy, colonoscopy, and biopsy. Besides, such doctors can also ask you to go for regular full-body health checks, and complete blood tests. On DocGenie, you can choose to perform any or both of these tests.

4. What is endoscopy?

Examination of the digestive tract is called endoscopy which is performed to detect diseases like cancer, ulcers, digestive bleeding, gallbladder polyps, and pancreatitis. In the process an endoscope or a tube with an attached camera is inserted into the individual’s mouth along the oesophagus, to take pictures of the digestive system for detecting gastroenterology diseases or conditions, if any. Test results of endoscopy, might call for the need to perform some other tests as well.