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Achalasia Treatment

Achalasia affects the oesophagus and difficulties in swallowing and chest pain are some of its symptoms. Treatment options include balloon dilation, laparoscopic surgery, botulinum toxin and peroral endoscopic myotomy.

Colorectal Cancer Tests

Colorectal Cancer Tests

Many patients from Laindon, Basildon and Wickford undergo tests for colorectal cancer each year. The tests include blood tests, colonoscopy, biopsy and imaging tests. Early diagnosis helps in prompt treatment.

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Gallstones Symptoms & Causes

Gallstones Symptoms & Causes

Patients suffering from gallstones may not even know about their presence until they cause pain. They are found in the gallbladder. Obstruction of bile for a long time may result in high fever, rapid heartbeat, chills and loss of appetite.

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Expectations after Laparoscopic Surgery

Dysphagia

Dysphagia

Swallowing liquids and foods are difficult for dysphagia patients. Some of its symptoms are frequent heartburn, drooling and vomiting while eating.

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Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy

Doctors conduct colonoscopy for a variety of reasons, the primary of which is to screen colon cancer. It is also done to find out causes of abdominal pain, diarrhoea or blood in faeces.

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Colon Cancer

Colon Cancer

Affecting the colon, colon cancer begins as non-cancerous clumps that slowly turn cancerous. Various factors contribute towards its growth such as polyps, genetic defects, age and diet.

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Expectations During Colorectal Cancer Surgery

Recovering After Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Inguinal Hernia — Diagnosis & Treatment

Inguinal Hernia — Diagnosis & Treatment

One needs a physical examination to diagnose inguinal hernia. Doctors may order imaging tests such as MRI and CT scan if diagnosis isn't apparent. Painful hernias require surgery to prevent discomfort.

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Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair

Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair

Surgeons need to consider various things before undertaking laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair. An experienced and well-trained surgeon must perform the surgery as a poorly conducted surgery can have serious consequences.

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Common Gastrointestinal Diseases

Common Gastrointestinal Diseases

Acid reflux, dyspepsia, peptic ulcer, abdominal pain, constipation, pancreatitis and irritable bowel syndrome are some of the common gastrointestinal diseases. All of them has different symptoms and treatment.

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Acid Reflux Types

Acid Reflux Types

Refractory Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Nonerosive Reflux Disease, Larygopharyngeal Reflux and Extra Esophageal Reflux are some of the types of acid reflux diseases.

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Tests and Exams for Colorectal Cancer

Tests and Exams for Colorectal Cancer

Colonoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy, Biopsy and CT Colography are some of the tests to detect colorectal cancer. Those who have a family history of colon cancer are very much vulnerable to the disease.

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Heartburn Treatment with Surgery

Heartburn Treatment with Surgery

Though majority of people suffering from gastro oesophageal reflux disease can control the symptoms without surgery, for some it might be highly troublesome and disabling. For such patients surgery can bring relief.

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Keyhole Surgery: A Widely Followed Surgical Process

Types of Hernia and Treatment

Heartburn Pain: Indications of Other Diseases

Everything You Need to Know About Groin Hernia

Endoscopy (Looking Inside Your Body)

Endoscopy (Looking Inside Your Body)

Doctors use endoscopy when they need to operate on the internal organs of the body without making large incisions. There are various types of endoscopy such as colonoscopy, laparoscopy and arthroscopy.

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Dyspepsia | Causes and Treatment in Essex

Rectal Bleeding - Causes and Treatment

Rectal Bleeding - Causes and Treatment

Rectal bleeding is a condition when blood passes from the anus. It is important to seek medical attention if it’s mixed with stool and is painless. Mr Dip Mukherjee, adept in rectal bleeding treatment in Essex, highlights more on the condition in his ex

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Acid Reflux and Stress

Acid Reflux and Stress

According to some studies, stress can trigger heartburn. Mr Dip Mukherjee, an experienced general surgeon in Essex, reflects on how stress affects acid reflux.

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Achalasia: A Patient's Story

Achalasia: A Patient's Story

This blog tells the story of a patient suffering from achalasia. If you are suffering from the same symptoms as told here, time to consult your doctor right away.

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Achalasia Treatment and Surgery

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

General surgeons in Essex and elsewhere generally prefer gallbladder surgery using laparoscopic methods that results in quick recovery and minimal scar.

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Colorectal Surgery - An overview by Mr Dip Mukherjee of Essex

Hiatus Hernia & Reflux heartburn — Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Inguinal Hernia-Symptoms,Causes and Treatment

Heartburn - Causes and Treatment

How Laparoscopic Surgery is Beneficial for Patients?

Peptic Ulcer — Causes, Symptoms and Treatment