Achalasia cardia surgery in Bangalore India


Dr.Adarsh M Patil – Consultant  Surgeon in Bangalore.

Dr Adarsh M Patil 1 copyDr.Adarsh Patil -MBBS, M.S.  is consultant surgeon and experienced in Laparoscopic surgery  and serves patients in Bangalore India.10 years of experience in eminent hospitals like Manipal Hospital, Apollo Hospitals and Narayana Hrudalaya in Bangalore.

He has successfully treated many patients with achalasia cardia.

He believes in that Patient safety comes first and strives to provide exceptional service to patients.

 For appointments call NOW !   –  +91 9972446882

Email- adarsh1982p@gmail.com

 What is achalasia and cardiospasm ?

The disease is characterized by loss of normal movements and failure to open the lower end of the esophagus that is pipe that carries food from mouth to the stomach.

 

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Causes of achalasia cardia.

Exact cause of achalasia cardia is not known .

The characteristic pathology is a deficiency of, or changes in nerves supplying the esophagus  .

Symptoms of achalasia of esophagus .

It typically presents between the age of 30 to 40 years .

Most common  symptoms of achalasia cardia are ,

  • Not able to swallow food .Initially for solid food however progressively for liquid foods as well.
  • Patient may have difficulty in berating or episode of cough as the food enters the breathing tube.
  • Many a times patient will develop lung infections and may be diagnosed to have repeated episodes of pneumonia.
  • Some patient experience severe chest pain because of severe contraction of the esophagus.

 

Achalasia cardia radiology OR diagnostic tests.

  • Chest x-ray-  Which often shows a fluid-filled, dilatated esophagus and absence of a gastric air bubble.
  •  barium swallow esophagogram –  Shows tapering (of the distal esophagus and a dilatated proximal esophagus
  • Esophageal manometry is the definitive diagnostic test for achalasia.
  • Endoscopy is performed to rule out cancers.

 

Treatment of achalasia cardia.

Medical treatment is aimed at releasing the spasm,However this is not very effective.

 

Surgical treatment for achalasia cardia.

  • Surgical treatment produce excellent results in 97% of patients get complete relief from the disease.
  • More recently, laparoscopic esophagomyotomy combined with a partial fundoplication has been reported and is rapidly being adopted by most centers as the primary surgical option.

Achalasia cardia treatment in india

  • Bangalore in India is an Ideal place to get Laparoscopic aclalasia surgery done, because of abundant availability of skilled and qualified professionals for the procedure.

Achalasia cardia treatment cost in india

  • Bangalore also offers a cost advantage of undergoing Laparoscopic Achalasia cardia procedure. Cost of in India is about 2300 US $

 

Dr.Adarsh M Patil – Consultant  Surgeon in Bangalore.

Dr Adarsh M Patil 1 copyDr.Adarsh Patil -MBBS, M.S.  is consultant surgeon and experienced in Laparoscopic surgery  and serves patients in Bangalore India.10 years of experience in eminent hospitals like Manipal Hospital, Apollo Hospitals and Narayana Hrudalaya in Bangalore.

He believes in that Patient safety comes first and strives to provide exceptional service to patients.

 For appointments call NOW !   –  +91 9972446882