Gastroenterologists endoscopists at dr. Kilda's clinic provides the following services:
- consult, diagnose and treat gastrointestinal diseases: gastric and duodenal ulcer, gastrointestinal polyps, cancer, gastroesophageal reflux disease, gall bladder stones, hepatitis, pancreatic diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, etc.
- performs gastrointestinal endoscopic examinations: gastroscopy, colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, proctoscopy. At the patient's request, these tests are performed with total anesthesia so that the patient does not experience any discomfort.
- performs echoscopy of liver, gallbladder and pancreas. Echoscopy is performed by a professional, experienced gastroenterologist with a state-of-the-art Resona 7 high-resolution zonal scanning echoscope. The device allows not only excellent assessment of liver structure but also important non-invasive diagnostic evaluation of liver tissue elasticity to determine the degree of liver fibrosis.
Endoscopy - an internal examination of the organs of the digestive system using a thin flexible optical device - an endoscope. A. Kilda clinic examines with high-resolution Japanese Fujifilm Corporation endoscopes. The procedure itself is performed in complete anesthesia so that the patient does not experience any unpleasant sensations.
Endoscopy examines and assesses the condition of the organ and its mucous membrane, and can also perform therapeutic procedures such as removing polyps, foreign bodies, stopping bleeding, and testing for Helicobacter pylori bacteria. The procedure usually does not take longer than 15 - 30 minutes. During the procedure, a gastroenterologist endoscopist can photograph suspicious areas of the mucosa, and the pictures later, during the course of treatment, comparable to evaluate the effectiveness of the treatment.