Department of
Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplantation

Appointments: +91 484 288 02 88
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Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplantation

The department of Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver transplantation at Renai Medicity strives to provide the highest level of gastro surgical care to the patients- before, during and after surgery. Our surgeons have tremendous experience in managing both benign (non cancerous) and malignant (cancerous) diseases of oesophagus, pancreas, gallbladder, liver, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum. Our specialised surgical services also cover open and laparoscopic surgeries for hernias, obesity and proctology (including painless piles surgery)




  • Dr. Manoj K. Ayyappath

    MBBS, MS (General Surg), DNB (General Surg), DNB (Surg Gastro), MRCS, MNAMS, FIMSA. Fellowship in Liver Transplant & HBP Surgery
    Consultant - Surgical Gastroenterology Laparoscopic GI, HBP & Liver Transplant Surgeon

Why Renai

Department is gifted with well trained and experienced surgeons who offer complete range of surgical procedures for basic and complex gastrointestinal diseases. We have high expertise in open and minimally invasive surgical techniques and the surgeons will evaluate each patient to determine the best appropriate treatment strategy. Liver transplant trained surgeon and hepatologist are available who can evaluate and treat cirrhosis related problems including living and deceased donor liver transplant.

Core competencies

  • Excellent Operation Theatres
  • Latest surgical equipment like harmonic scalpel, CUSA probe, state-of-the-art HD laparoscopic
  • camera
  • Most advanced endoscopy suite
  • Intraoperative and postoperative ICU
  • Sophisticated radiology facilities
  • High end laboratory services 


Services Offered include advance surgeries for:


  • Lap inguinal hernias repair
  • Lap ventral Hernias repair


Oesophageal Surgeries 

  • Lap Hellers Myotomy for Achalasia Cardia
  • Thoracoscopic Oesophagectomy for Cancer Oesophagus or Corrosive disease of Esophagus
  • Transhiatal Oesophagectomy
  • Lap Fundoplication for Gastrooesophageal Reflux disease and Paraesophageal hernia. 


Pancreatic and Biliary Surgery 

  • Surgery for acute pancreatitis (Necrosectomy)
  • Pancreatico-Jejunostomy / Frey Procedure for chronic pancreatitis
  • Surgery for bile duct stricture and choledochal cyst
  • Whipple Procedure, Total pancreatectomy, laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy +/- splenectomy for
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Lap splenectomy


Gall Bladder and Bile Duct Surgery

  • Lap Cholecystectomy
  • Lap Subtotal Cholecystectomy for complicated cholecystitis
  • Bilioenteric anaestomosis
  • Triple bypass
  • Lap Choledochal Cyst Excision
  • Radical Cholecystectomy for GB cancer


Gastric Surgery

  • Lap Duodenal Ulcer perforation
  • Lap Stomach Cancer surgery


Liver Surgeries 

  • Major/Minor lap resection for liver cancer
  • Lap/Open Hydatid Cyst Surgery
  • Liver Injury
  • Cadaveric Liver transplant (envisioned soon)


Colorectal Surgery 

  • For colon cancer (Nerve/sphinchter preserving surgery for rectal cancer)
  • Polyps of Colon
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Complicated diverticular disease and inflammatory bowel disease
  • Lap/Open right and Left Hemicolectomy
  • Lap/Open Restorative proctocolectomy
  • Lap/Open Low anterior resection
  • Lap Abdominoperineal resection
  • Lap Rectopexy for prolapse of rectum


Small Intestine Surgeries for

  • Tuberculosis
  • Perforation
  • Bleeding
  • Crohns Disease
  • Tumours


Bariatric (Weight loss) Surgery 

  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy



  • Sclerotherapy and Banding for early piles in OPD
  • Advanced surgeries to tackle piles, fissures and other related problems
  • Stapler haemorrhoidectomy for advanced piles (Painless piles surgeries)
  • LIFT procedure for fistulas

For Appointments

+91 484 2880288

Post Box No. 2259, Mamangalam,
Palarivattom. P O,
Cochin, Kerala, India – 682 025