Centers of

Gastrointestinal, Minimal Access Surgery & Liver Transplant

The Department of Gastrointestinal & HPB Surgery and Liver Transplant, provides comprehensive surgical management including advanced laparoscopic procedures in the field of Gastro Intestinal diseases involving the entire digestive tract e.g. the esophagus, stomach, colon and the rectum.

The Department also deals with various Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) ailments including complex operations involving the biliary tract, pancreas and the liver. The team is specially trained in the field of liver transplant surgery and has been associated with more than 200 liver transplant operations.

Surgery for Gastro-Intestinal Diseases

  • GERD, Hiatus Hernia
  • Surgery of the small intestines
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Incisional hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer

Surgery for Hepato – Pancreato- Biliary Diseases (HPB Surgery)

  • Gall Bladder Stones
  • Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Cysts of Liver
  • Portal Hypertension Surgery
  • Bile Duct Strictures
  • Liver Cancer
  • Obstructive Jaundice
  • Gall Bladder Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer


Venkateshwar Hospital will soon commence liver Transplantation to offer life saving liver transplants for patients with end stage liver failure. The hospital offers a dedicated team of highly experienced clinicians, a team of motivated and trained nurses, operating theatre assistants and supporting teams along with state of art equipment and infrastructure to ensure the best results in liver transplantation which includes adults as well as pediatric patients. The team has the experience of more than 200 liver transplantations, both Living Donor as well Deceased Donor Liver Transplantations with excellent outcome.

Our definition of success extends far beyond the operating room. It includes dedicated patient care backed up by comprehensive evidence based protocol of diagnosis and treatment strategy, detailed counseling regarding the plan of management and extends beyond the hospitalization period into regular follow up and assessment when required.


Dr. (Brig) Anupam Saha

MBBS, MS (Gen Surg), Fellowship GI Surgery (AIIMS New Delhi) and Liver Transplantation (KCH London)

Sr. Consultant & HOD

GI & Hepatobiliary Surgery

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Dr. Asfar Ali

MBBS, MS (Gen surgery), MRCS (England) FNB (Minimal Access Surgery), FIAGES Fellow in Surgical Gastro & Liver Transplant


GI & Hepatobiliary Surgery

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