Consultant Surgical Gastroenterologist, Laparoscopic, HPB and Transplant Surgeon Sunshine Hospital, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, INDIA
Dr. Datta Ram U is a Senior Consultant Surgical Gastroenterologist HPB, advanced laparoscopic and transplant surgeon in the Department of Surgical Gastroenterology and Laparoscopic Surgery at Sunshine Hospitals, Gachibowli, Hyderabad. He is the best surgical gastroenterologist in Hyderabad as he specializes in advanced gastrointestinal, laparoscopic, HPB and Liver Transplant surgeries.
Prior to joining Sunshine Hospitals, Dr. Datta Ram worked as Clinical consultant and Associate professor in the department of Gastrointestinal Surgery and Solid Organ Transplant at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and research Centre, Kochi, India. He has also been associated with Yashoda Hospitals, Malakpet Hyderabad – where he worked as a Senior Consultant Surgical gastroenterologist and HPB surgeon, Yashoda Hospital, (Malakpet Branch), Hyderabad.
Areas of Special Interest and Clinical Expertise
- Advanced laparoscopic surgery and hepato pancreato biliary surgery
- Gastro intestinal surgery for both benign and malignant diseases
- Liver and pancreatic surgery – Minimally Invasive Hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery
- Liver transplant – (cadaveric and living donor liver transplant)
- Vascular surgery
GERD is painful, disturbing and troublesome, but not a dangerous disease – in many cases, lifestyle changes prove beneficial. However, gastroenterologist often recommend this surgery when the symptoms of GERD have not been managed by medications and are also partly due to hiatal hernia. In some people, even in the absence of hiatal hernia, symptoms are present. If a person has a hiatal hernia, which can cause gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) symptoms, it will also be repaired during this surgery. Gastroenterologist often recommend this surgery when the symptoms of GERD have not been managed by medications and are also partly due to hiatal hernia.
A painful inflammation of the appendix warrants surgery (appendectomy) as it has the potential to rupture. Appendectomy is a surgical procedure for the removal of appendix when it is infected. A ruptured appendix can become very dangerous. Therefore, appendicitis is considered as a medical emergency and it is the most common emergency surgical procedure. If your surgeon advices you to undergo this procedure, you must have to undergo it and get your appendix removed surgically to prevent bursting of it and potential serious complications – such as peritonitis (an inflammation of the abdominal lining) and sepsis (infection spreads through bloodstream). Both these conditions can cause serious illness and even death. Even after the removal of appendix you won’t miss it anymore. Appendectomy can be performed as an open procedure or laparoscopically.
Surgery for piles (haemorrhoidectomy) in Hyderabad. The objective of this type of surgery is to remove swollen blood vessels around and inside the anus and rectum. The bulging, protruding and swollen vessels are often referred to as haemorrhoids or piles. There are many surgical options including open, stapler haemorrhoidectomy and Laser surgery for piles; Surgery for simple and complex anal fistulas – open and Laser surgery for anal fistulas. Laser piles treatment in Hyderabad depends on the expertise and experience of the surgeon; the age and medical conditions of the patient, the type of laser surgery recommended; the severity of the piles; type of hospital and facilities availed by the patient. The Cost of Laser Piles Treatment depends on other factors as well.
Gallbladder stone surgery in Hyderabad: A surgical procedure to remove the diseased gallbladder is known as cholecystectomy. The surgery is done in two ways: open cholecystectomy (one large incision is made in the abdomen to remove the gallbladder) and Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. If your pancreatitis is due to gallstones, then gallbladder removal surgery is suggested. If fluid accumulation is causing pancreatitis, then endoscopic procedures may be recommended. Any best surgical gastroenterologist in Hyderabad with expertise recommends minimally invasive laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal surgery). This is the best procedure that carries very small risk of complications, minimal blood loss, less pain and faster recovery and resumption of activities. In a majority of the cases, the patient can go home the same day or very next day of surgery.
Hernia Surgery in Hyderabad: Your surgical gastroenterologist in Hyderabad recommends hernia surgery if hernia causes pain, and discomfort and grows larger. Any experienced gastro surgeon in Hyderabad performs surgical repair of hernia. It involves pushing the protruding (bulge) back inside the region that should contain it. The surgeon uses a mesh to keep it in place. There are two surgical options for the treatment of hernia – 1. Open surgery 2. Laparoscopic surgery (key hole) surgery. Hernia surgery is the effective treatment for hernia. The best option is laparoscopic surgery as the recovery is faster. Patients can resume activities and return to work within a week. Hernia surgery cost in Hyderabad depends on the type of hernia, the expertise of the gastro surgeon and the elective surgical procedure selected.
Pancreatitis treatment in Hyderabad – Dr. Datta Ram provides treatment for a wide range of pancreatic conditions including chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic cancers. Learn more about laparoscopic surgical procedures. If acute or chronic pancreatitis is due to gallstones or blockage in the ducts, then gallbladder removal surgery helps resolve this condition. Acute pancreatitis can also be due to high calcium levels, high triglycerides or medications side effects – in these cases direct therapy can be indicated. Pancreatic cancer treatment depends on the type and stage of cancer. The palliative treatment options include relieving jaundice through stenting of the obstructed biliary tree and surgical biliary bypass and other pain-relief options. For the treatment of localised tumour in the pancreas, surgery is often recommended.
Dr. Datta Ram performs basic hepato-biliary procedures like open and laparoscopic cholecystectomies, CBD exploration, hepatico-jejunostomy, Choledochal cyst excision, surgery for benign biliary strictures. A portion of the disease liver is removed by a surgical procedure called liver resection. It is commonly done to remove several types of chronic liver diseases and tumours. Liver cancer surgery: Liver cancer is treated surgically by removing tumour of the liver (surgical resection) or complete liver is removed by liver transplant. However, small liver cancer can also be cured by other types of treatments such as radiation therapy or ablation. For more information about surgery as a treatment for chronic liver disease or liver cancer, Learn more.
if your pancreatitis is due to gallstones, then gallbladder removal surgery is suggested. If fluid accumulation is causing pancreatitis, then endoscopic procedures may be recommended to drain fluid out of pancreas.
Gastro surgeon in Hyderabad, Dr. Datta Ram provides the following treatment for piles and anal fissures in Hyderabad at Sunshine Hospitals: Hemorrhoidectomy – open, stapler hemorrhoidectomy and Laser surgery for piles; Surgery for simple and complex anal fistulas – open and Laser surgery for anal fistulas
Gallbladder stone surgery in Hyderabad – Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the most common surgery for gallstones. Sunshine is the best Hospital for Gallbladder stone surgery in Hyderabad. After this procedure, you can go home the very next day. For removing gallstones from your bile ducts, your gastroenterologist may use ERCP if the stones are in the bile duct. Meet your doctor to know more.
Laparoscopic Appendectomy cost in Hyderabad may depend on various factors, but in general it may range anywhere between Rs. 42000 to Rs.65000. It is performed as an emergency procedure. There are two methods: open and laparoscopic appendectomy. If you are looking for the Best Appendix surgeon in Hyderabad, meet Dr. Datta Ram once to learn more about the procedure.
Best Gastroenterologist in Hyderabad, Dr. Datta Ram points out the following symptoms of liver disease: Loss of appetite, nausea or vomiting, chronic fatigue, pale stools, dark urine colour, Itchy skin, abdominal swelling and pain, tendency to bruise easily, swelling in the legs and ankles and jaundice (skin and eyes appear yellowish)
Pancreas treatment in Hyderabad – A surgical gastroenterologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of pancreatic conditions including chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic cancers. The gastro surgeon specializes in both open and laparoscopic surgical procedures.
Piles laser treatment cost in Hyderabad depends on many factors including the type and grade of piles, age of the patient, the type of hospital, skills and expertise of the gastro surgeon in Hyderabad. On an average it may range anywhere between Rs. 45000 to Rs. 1.2 lakhs.
Hernia Surgery in Hyderabad – There are two surgical options for the treatment of hernia – 1. Open surgery 2. Laparoscopic surgery (key hole) surgery. Hernia surgery cost in Hyderabad may depend on the type of hernia and the elective surgical procedure selected, and expertise of the gastro surgeon in Hyderabad.
Laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery for GERD: There are four approaches for the treatment of GERD: medication, lifestyle & dietary changes, endoscopic therapy and surgery. If other options do not work then an experienced surgical gastroenterologist in Hyderabad performs a laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication procedure. This will help in providing permanent relief from acid reflux.
If you meet any best Surgical gastroenterologist in Hyderabad, he or she may recommend the following treatments: endoscopic therapy – banding (rubber bands are used to block bleeding veins) or Sclerotherapy (blood-clotting solution is injected into bleeding veins). Beta blocker medications may be prescribed alone or in combination with endoscopic therapy. If these therapies don’t work, then your doctor may perform Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) and Distal splenorenal shunt (DSRS).