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Dr Sabyasachi Bal

Fortis Memorial Research Institute(FMRI)

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Medanta The Medicity

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Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital

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Fortis Memorial Research Institute(FMRI)

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Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals

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BLK Super Speciality Hospital, Delhi

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Jaypee Hospital Noida

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Jaypee Hospital Noida

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FAQ

Stomach Cancer Doctors in India

1.  How can I select the right doctor for myself? Is the doctor certified and in what field? How can I review a doctor’s profile?

These are some of the factors which you should consider for selecting the best stomach cancer doctor in India:

•             The first factor to consider while selecting the best stomach cancer doctors in India is whether he/she is certified by MCI (Medical Council of India). Does he/she work at a hospital accredited by NABH? MCI is a medical body which identifies and certifies medical institutions and practitioners in India. NABH (National Accreditation Board of Hospitals & Healthcare providers) is a monitoring board which ensures that excellent quality of treatments is maintained at all times at hospitals in India.

•             Another factor which plays an important role while selecting a doctor is determining how many years of experience does the doctor have. How many successful surgeries/therapies has he/she performed? Is he/she acquainted with the latest technology? This is vital because the latter speeds up the elimination of the aggressiveness of the symptoms.

•             What is the quality score of the hospital where you are going for treatment? The higher the quality score, the greater your chances of success with lesser complications.

•             One of the best ways, however, of selecting the best stomach cancer doctors in India is contacting Medmonks, which makes the entire treatment process a smooth one by guiding you at every step.

2. What is the difference between the various stomach cancer doctors in India?

The treatment of stomach cancer in India involves a team of specialists who administrate various types of treatments. The following doctors are involved in the treatment of stomach cancer in India:

Gastroenterologist – A specialist who is concerned with the treatment of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, which includes the stomach and intestines.

Surgical oncologist – A surgical oncologist is a specialist who treats cancer through surgery.

Medical oncologist – A medical oncologist is a specialist who uses chemotherapy and other medications for the treatment of cancer.

Radiation oncologist – Radiation oncologist is a specialist who uses radiation therapy for the treatment of cancer.

 3. What are some of the special treatments performed by stomach cancer doctors in India?

Some of the special treatments performed by stomach cancer doctors in India are:

Colonoscopy

In this procedure, a flexible camera is inserted through the rectum to enable the visual access of the lower colon. This procedure may also be used for the elimination of any polyps which are present.

Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)

This technique involves the insertion of endoscope (a flexible tube with camera) inside the throat to allow the visual access of esophagus, stomach and upper part of the small intestine. In this procedure, a contrast injection is also used to ascertain the performance of gall bladder and the disruption of the digestive system.

Liver biopsy

In this procedure, a needle is inserted through the abdomen so that a piece of liver tissue can be extracted.

CT scan

CT scans are considered to be outpatient procedures which are performed with or without contrast and are also considered to be the least invasive forms of imaging technology. In this procedure, patients are required to undergo a brain enema or drink a contrast solution which is then tracked through the digestive system.

Endoscopic capsules

In this method, the patient is required to swallow a small camera which is passed through the digestive system.

Laparoscopic surgery

This procedure involves the insertion of a small camera through a minimal incision in the abdomen for the purposes of imaging.

4. After selecting the doctor, how do I book an appointment? Can I video consult with him/her before arriving?

You can always browse our website for finding the best stomach cancer doctors in India. After you have selected the doctor, we will help you get in touch with him through a video consultation service, which is free of cost. By doing this, you can remove any apprehensions, confusions and fears you may have about receiving treatment overseas.

Note: If you decide to use the services of Medmonks, you automatically become eligible for a video consultancy with your doctor before returning to your country after treatment, for the purposes of follow up care or any other kind of medical emergency.

5. What does a typical doctor consultation look like?

During the first meeting with your specialist, he will go through your symptoms. If you have a list of questions ready to ask your specialist, then it’s wise to get them cleared up. The questions may range from the symptoms to the kind of tests you may undergo.

Writing down a list of symptoms enhances the productivity of the meeting with your specialist.

During your first meeting with your pulmonologist, your specialist will go through your symptoms. It’s always helpful if you have a set of questions ready to ask your specialist, from the cause of your symptoms to the kind of tests you can expect to undergo.

The appointment consists of a general discussion between the doctor and the patient about the origin of the disease, it symptoms and treatments which have been used by patients in the past.

The doctor will also conduct a physical examination of the doctor for any visible signs.

 6. What happens if I decide to get a second opinion?

If you are unsatisfied with the diagnosis and opinion of the stomach cancer doctor chosen by you, you can receive a second opinion from Medmonks by a team of in-house doctors or any other doctor of a similar stature. You can seek as many opinions as you want till you are satisfied with a treatment plan.

7. How to stay in touch with my doctor post-surgery?

Using the services provided by Medmonks automatically makes you eligible for two free video call sessions and 6 months free video chat service between you and your doctor. This service can be used for follow-up care or any other kind of medical emergency, if the need should arise.

8. What makes India a rational option for stomach cancer treatment?

India is one of the best stomach cancer treatment destinations in the world because of the following reasons:

Outstanding infrastructure – India has the best stomach cancer hospitals in the world which boast the latest technologies and state-of-the-art equipment.

Amazing doctors – India is renowned for being home to the best stomach cancer doctors in India who are highly qualified and possess outstanding expertise in their field.

Cost – India provides stomach cancer treatment at significantly lower prices as compared to countries like USA and France.

9. Where is the best stomach cancer hospitals located in India?

The best stomach cancer hospitals in India are located in the metros and urban areas rather than the rural and isolated areas. What makes the stomach cancer hospitals in India the best are the latest medical equipment which allows doctors to access the advanced technology that help them achieve desired outcomes.

10. Why should you select Medmonks?

The reasons you should select Medmonks are many, one of which is that it is the best medical travel and patient assistance provider in India which is based in Delhi. The company offers treatment packages covering everything, from the patients’ treatment, accommodation and travel to visa fees. Another big advantage of availing the services of Medmonks is that it makes all the processes related to healthcare travel absolutely smooth and free from hassles. Medmonks derives its strength from a team of highly experienced doctors and healthcare professionals who are backed by more than 100 years of experience in the healthcare sector.

Why should you opt for our services?

Network of the best doctors and hospitals – It can be quite challenging for anybody arriving in India for the first time in search for the best stomach cancer doctors in India. The sheer number of medical experts can leave you astounded. The simplest solution, then, is to contact Medmonks. All you have to do is share you reports and medical history. After an assessment of your case, you are guided to the best stomach cancer doctors in India.

Arrival and post-arrival facilities – Selecting Medmonks as your medical travel provider lets you get access to the incredible services provided by us. We guide you in every step, right from the time of your arrival to post-treatment. We take care of all your travel requirements, from visa and flight to hospital appointments. As soon as you land at the airport you will be received by our representatives and transferred to the pre-booked accommodation. Free translation services along with meal arrangements (depending on your dietary requirements) are also provided.

Post-return – Our services also extend to post-treatment, after you return to your country. By using the services of Medmonks, you can also get in touch with your stomach cancer doctor for any follow-up care after your treatment.


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