Dr.R.Kannan is an experienced specialist Gastro surgeon. He specialises in the surgical treatment of morbid obesity, diabetes, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, hiatus hernia, oesophageal dysmotility and strictures.

He is an expert laparoscopic surgeon and has a long experience in treating gallstones, hernia and other abdominal conditions like acute appendicitis, perforated peptic ulcers, intra-abdominal adhesions etc using laparoscopic techniques. He is also an expert endoscopist.

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Dr. R. Kannan pursued his M.B.B.S at Chengelpet Medical College, TamilNadu; Completed his M.S at Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai; Finished DNB in Surgical Gastroenterology at Madras Medical College, Chennai. His skill in various surgery, laparoscopy and laser were honed at BillRoth Healing center for a considerable period of time. His achievements and expertise are listed below:

Areas of Specialization:
  • Laser surgery for piles
  • Laparoscopic colorectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic hernia Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
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Life Care DKJ Hospital

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நம் ஜீரண மண்டலத்தின் கடீசிப்பகுதியான ஆசனவாயில் ஏற்படும் பல பிரச்சனீகளில் மூலமும் (Piles), ஆசனவாய் வெடிப்பு (Fissure in ano) மற்றும் பவுத்திரம் (Fistula) முக்கியமானவீ. இந்த மாதம் நாம் ஆசனவாய் வெடிப்பு ஏற்படுவதற்கான காரணங்களீயும் அதற்கான சிகிச்சீ முறீகளீயும் பாப்போம்...

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What is esophagus?

The oesophagus,also known as the food pipe, is a muscular tube that serves as a conduit for moving food and drink from the mouth to the stomach.

What is peptic ulcer?

Ulcers are breaks in the protective mucosal lining of the digestive tract that can vary in size (both in diameter and depth) and location.

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Esophageal Surgery

Caustic ingestion can cause severe injury to the esophagus and the stomach...

Gastric Surgery

Food passes down the oesophagus (gullet) into the stomach...

Liver Surgery

Liver abscess is a pus-filled cyst in the liver. The liver is an organ...

Gall Bladder Surgery

Gallstones are hardened deposits of digestive fluid that can form in your gallbladder...

Pancreatic Surgery

Pancreatitis is inflammation in the pancreas. The pancreas is a long...

Small Bowel Surgery

You may need to have surgery to remove part of your bowel if you have...

Bariatric Surgery

Severe obesity is a chronic condition that is hard to treat with diet and exercise alone...

Piles, Fistula& Fissure

Hemorrhoids (HEM-uh-roids), also called piles, are swollen and inflamed veins in your anus...