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Dr. Somya Agarwal

MBBS, MD (Medicine)
Sr. Consultant Gastroenterologist
Ex.SR.Gastro,RML Hospital,New Delhi
Ex.Asst. Prof.Gastro,Safdarjung Hospital,New Delhi 

About:-

Dr. Somya Agarwal Did MBBS from the renowned Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung hospital, New Delhi and thereafter completed 3yrs training as MD Medicine resident doctor from the same Institute. Later has a work experience of 3.5yrs senior residency in the Department of Gastroenterology in another prestigious institute of New Delhi, PGIMER and Dr. RML Hospital. Then appointed as Assistant Professor Gastroenterology in VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital.

Currently working as Consultant Gastroenterology in Sumitra Hospital and SRS Hospital, Noida. Also working as Assistant Professor Gastroenterology at Rama Medical College and Research Centre, Pilkhuwa ( U. P.) Overall has 10+ yrs. of experience of working as a Gastroenterologist at various government and private institutes across Delhi, NCR and beyond.

She has the experience of diagnosing and treating various common diseases and managing all types of complicated cases as well, with precision and diligence. Specialises in performing diagnostic upper and lower GI endoscopies , ( sigmoidoscopies/ colonoscopies/ ileocolonoscopies) and also skilled in various endoscopic therapeutic / interventional procedures.

Her thorough knowledge and information, precise handwork, concern for the patient and excellent verbal communication skills would help you to choose the best possible treatment course for your ailment.

SERVICES OFFERED

    • Diagnostic Upper GI endoscopy
    • Diagnostic Lower GI endoscopy ( sigmoidoscopy / colonoscopy/ ileocolonoscopy )
    • Endoscopic biopsy
    • H. Pylori detection ( Biopsy / RUT Kit)
    • Endoscopic therapeutic/ interventional procedures
      ( EVL Banding / Sclerotherapy / Hemoclip application/ Esophageal stent placement/ Stricture dilatation/ Achalasia balloon dilatation/ Endoscopic Ryle’s tube insertion/ PEG tube placement / Polypectomy / APC / Foreign body removal)
    •  Ascitic fluid aspiration
      ( Diagnostic / therapeutic)
    •  Liver biopsy
    •  Biologics injection

Upper GI Endoscopy

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A procedure in which the doctor uses an endoscope, a flexible tube with a camera that is entered through the mouth to see the lining of your upper gastrointestinal tract ( esophagus, stomach and upper intestine i.e.duodenum) . The findings are visualised on a monitor attached to the scope. It helps in diagnosing and treating symptoms and conditions that affect the visualised areas. The procedure can also be used for obtaining biopsy sample( by passing an instrument through the scope to obtain a small piece of tissue ) for testing and also performing various therapeutic / interventional procedures to treat the conditions.

FACTS:-
    • To see your upper GI tract clearly the doctor will ask you to come empty stomach ( not to eat or drink) upto 8hrs. prior to the procedure.
    • A local anaesthetic gargle / spray is applied to numb your throat to prevent you from gagging.
    • The endoscope does not interfere with your breathing.
    • The procedure most often takes upto 15-30 min.
    • The patient can resume normal diet once the swallowing returns to normal.

Lower GI endoscopy

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A procedure in which the doctor uses a colonoscope, a flexible tube with a camera to see the lining of your lower gastrointestinal tract [ rectum, sigmoid, colon upto the carcum and terminal part of ileum ( small intestine) ] . The findings are visualised on a monitor attached to the scope. It helps in diagnosing and treating conditions that affect the visualised areas. It can also be used as a screening tool for early detection of colonic polyps and cancers when the doctor has better chances of managing the disease effectively.

FACTS:-
  • To see the lower GI tract clearly, the doctor instructs you to have a complete bowel preparation which let’s you to pass multiple frequent stools that are clear and liquid. You are also required to take soft diet a day before the procedure.
  • Intravenous anaesthetic drugs/ sedatives/ pain killers may be given ( with patient choice/ consent/ counselling )
  • The procedure often takes 30-60 min.
  • The scope inflates your large intestine with air for a better view- may cause bloating, distension and cramping for 1-2 hrs post procedure.
  • You should expect full recovery and return to your normal diet by next day.

TREATMENTS OFFERED

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Gastritis

GERD (Reflux Disease)

Swallowing Difficulty (Dysphagia)

Gastric / Duodenal Ulcer

Gastroenteritis

Fatty Liver

Hepatitis (Jaundice)

Pancreatitis

Acute liver failure

Acute & Chronic Liver Diseases

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(IBS)

Constipation

Abdominal Kochs (TB)

Inflammatory Bowel Disease ( IBD) - Ulcerative Colitis / Crohn's disease

Gastrointestinal Bleeding ( Blood in vomitus / stools)

GET IN TOUCH

Plot No – B,14, Sector 93B, Noida, Uttar Pradesh (201305)
Mon – Sat : 5:00PM – 8:00PM
Weekly Off Sunday
Sec – 35, Noida
Mon – Fri: 9:30 am to 11:30 am
Sec – 70, Noida
Mon – Fri: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Pilkhuwa, UP
Sat: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Call Us:- +91- 8595774460 / +91-01203121229

Email Us:- somyaagarwal@swasthmedicare.com