Dr Baipalli Ramesh is a leading and eminent Surgical Gastroenterologist based in Visakhapatnam.
Specialised in advanced laparoscopic procedures and Bariatric surgeries.
He did his undergraduate studies at Andhra Medical College. After completing MBBS, he did his Post graduation MS (General Surgery) in Guntur Medical College (GMC, Guntur). He did his surgical gastroenterology training in prestigious institute Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences .(SVIMS , Tirupati). He was awarded PDCC (Post Doctorial certificate course) from SVIMS. He is passionate about upholding the highest levels of professionalism and updates his surgical expertise . His interests include surgery for weight loss and diabetes, acid reflux disease, gallstones, hernia repair and surgical emergencies. He is a Fellow of Laparoscopic Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery and holds a Master of Surgery title for his research thesis Read More…
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Laparoscopic surgery requires a different skillset and training than traditional surgical procedures. Today, advanced laparoscopic surgeries have become the gold standard in gallbladder surgery, splenectomy, adrenalectomy, anti-reflux operations and weight loss surgery. Compared to traditional surgery, there is substantial improvement in postoperative pain and reduced recovery time in laparoscopic surgery. Usually, the patient can return to all normal activities within a week
What is gastrointestinal surgery?
Gastrointestinal surgery is a treatment for diseases of the parts of the body involved in digestion. This includes the esophagus (ee-sof-uh-gus), stomach, small intestine, large intestine, and rectum. It also includes the liver, gallbladder, and pancreas.
Surgery may be used to remove a cancerous or noncancerous growth or damaged part of the body, such as the intestine. It may also be used to repair a problem like a hernia (a hole or weak spot in the wall of the abdomen). Minor surgical procedures are used to screen and diagnose problems of the digestive system.
HPB (Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary) surgery is a subspecialty of surgery specific to benign and malignant diseases of the liver, pancreas and biliary tree. HPB surgery can be complex and requires specialized training and/or experience. Dr Ramesh Baipalli has built its HPB Surgery Program with the goal of providing state-of-the-art, high quality care for our patients and their supporting families. We are committed to providing care in a multidisciplinary fashion. This means working together with our surgeons, nurse practitioners, specialists in gastroenterology (GI), interventional radiology (IR), medical oncology, radiation oncology, genetics, nutrition and more. As a patient in the HPB Surgery Program you have access to all of these services and specialists.
The hernia is protrusion of abdominal content from weak space in the abdomen. Treatment is surgery. Laparoscopic hernia repair serves in better way than open surgery by minimising pain, early recovery, less pain, less recurrence rate.
Surgery is a common treatment of all stages of gastric cancer. The following types of surgery may be used: Subtotal gastrectomy: Removal of the part of the stomach that contains cancer, nearby lymph nodes, and parts of other tissues and organs near the tumour. The spleen may be removed
Bottom Diseases Are One Of The Most Irritating Diseases To Mankind. Those Includes Fistulas, Hemorrhoids (Piles) And Fistulas.
Dr Ramesh Is Specialised In Treating These Problems In Minimally Invasive Way. Most Of Them Are Day Care Procedures Like LIFT, STAPLER HEMORROIDECTOMY, LASER TREATMENT FOR PILES AND FISTULA.
Obesity is one of the most dangerous health condition .it effects a lot of diseases directly or indirectly like Diabetes, Hypertension, heart diseases etc.,Bariatric surgery is one of the time tested permanent treatment modality. weight loss surgeries today are performed using minimally invasive techniques (laparoscopic surgery). The most common bariatric surgery procedures are gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, adjustable gastric band, and biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch.
What is laparoscopic colorectal surgery?
Laparoscopic or ‘keyhole’ surgery allows the surgeon to carry out operations through four or five small (one-centimeter) cuts in the abdomen (tummy). A telescope camera, put into one of these small cuts, shows an enlarged image (picture) of the internal abdominal organs on a television screen. The other cuts allow the surgeon to use special operating instruments. In some cases, one of the cuts may be made longer (to eight to 10 cms) to allow a bowel specimen (sample) to be removed and the procedure to be finished.
What are the treatment options for portal hypertension?
Portal hypertension substantially affects the patient quality of life and leads to high mortality. In developing countries, the incidence of portal hypertension is significantly higher than that in developed countries
Recurrent variceal haemorrhage and hepatic failure are common causes of death in these patients. About one-third of patients with liver cirrhosis and varices experience hemorrhages
The mortality due to first variceal bleeding can be as high as 30–50%
The following treatment options are currently available for this disease.