Medical and Surgical Gastroenterology - MMHRC

Technology and care hand in hand.

The medical and Surgical Gastroenterology unit is a high-volume Centre for therapeutic endoscopy, laparoscopy, and surgical gastroenterology procedures. We provide a holistic and multidisciplinary approach to all cases. Extensive pre-operative work up for accurate pre-operative staging and a high standard of care treatment with a stage by stage approach are followed.  Curative surgery is carried out by our best team of doctors. A significant number of patients are treated for gastrointestinal malignancies.

Our Strength

  • Institute of Gastroenterology at MMHRC is a high-volume centre for therapeutic endoscopy, laparoscopy, robotic and surgical gastroenterology procedures.
  • Endoscopy division is equipped with advanced endoscopes and endoscopic accessories of International standards (High definition Endoscopy)
  • First in South Tamilnadu to introduce 3D Laparoscopic procedure
  • First centre in Southern Tamilnadu to introduce and perform Pre-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM).
  • State-of –the-art operation theatres and endoscopy unit
  • Latest endoscopic system and endo ultrasound system and capsule endoscopy facilities are available
  • We are equipped with Ligasure Force Triad, and Thunder beat, Enseal and Radio-Frequency ablation, Robots for Laparoscopic surgeries.
  • First centre in South Tamilnadu to have surgical robot and perform various robotic surgeries
  • Hemoclip
  • Heater probe
  • Cyanoacrylate glue
  • Argon plasma coagulation
  • Pentax video system with a dedicated C-ARM
  • Video endoscopy system and a high definition Laparoscopy system

Services :

  • Endoscopy
  • Advanced Laparoscopic surgery
  • Surgical Gastroenterology

Dr. Ramesh Ardhanari

MS, M.Ch.(GE), FRCS(G)

Medical Director & Senior Consultant


Dr. N. Mohan


Senior Consultant


Dr. S. Jegadesh Chandra Bose

MS, M.Ch (GE)

Junior Consultant


Dr. Srinivasan Ramachandran

MBBS., DNB.,(Gen. Sur), (G)

Junior Consultant


Meenakshi M.M.

MBBS., MS.,(Gen>Sur)