The Department of Digestive Diseases at the Tata Memorial Center, Kolkata provides the entire range of services needed in the management of patients with gastrointestinal, pancreatic-biliary, and liver cancers. The staff of the department provides a wide spectrum of clinical services and work within the gastro-intestinal/Hepato-biliary multidisciplinary team of TMC to provide the most appropriate evidence based treatment for an individual patient. Our staff also provide services related to general gastroenterology, hepatology, and clinical nutrition as and when needed to all the patients of Tata Medical Center.
The faculty of the department are very well trained, highly experienced and work full time at the TMC. They work closely with the pathology, radiology, nuclear medicine, surgery, radiation oncology, clinical pharmacology, medical oncology, palliative care and clinical nutrition service to ensure that our patients get the best treatment supported by evidence. The doctors and supporting staff have substantial expertise in diagnosing, staging and managing patients with gastrointestinal and hepato-biliary cancers covering the whole spectrum from prevention and early detection to palliation of advanced cancers. The department has state of the art endoscopic equipment’s and perform advanced gastrointestinal endoscopic procedures including EUS guided tissue sampling,