SPS Hospital offers outstanding GI-Surgery & Bariatric Surgery patient care. With a history of refining and developing minimally invasive procedures beginning in the early 1990s, surgeons of the Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery provide laparoscopic, endoscopic and open procedures for treating inflammatory bowel, colorectal, endocrine, gallbladder, pancreatic, esophageal and gastric diseases as well as intra-abdominal infections, hernias and morbid obesity. In addition to advancing the technology and methods of laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery, research efforts by Division faculty include ground-breaking diabetes and parathyroid disease investigations, the path physiology of insulin resistance in the severely obese and inflammatory response syndrome and metabolic alterations related to gastrointestinal surgery.
The Department of GI-Surgery at SPS Hospitals provides comprehensive GI-Surgery care for patient communities locally, nationally and internationally. The multi-disciplinary staff of the GI-Surgery Department strives to provide patient focus, world-class medical care for the entire spectrum of GI-Surgery diseases. The department has a strong focus on developing new treatment and cures for GI-Surgery diseases. The department also offers fellowships and teaching programs that trains the next generation of GI-Surgery professionals.