Dr. Chintamani Godbole is a Gastrointestinal surgeon with special interest in Colorectal surgery and Peritoneal surface oncology. His qualifications include MBBS and MS (General Surgery) from Seth G S Medical College and KEM Hospital Mumbai. He then completed his super-speciality training as DNB (GI Surgery) from Jaslok Hospital and research Centre, Mumbai. He has had further training in Colorectal surgery in the UK, where he was working for 5 years.
Dr. Chintamani Godbole is a specialist in treating Colon Cancer Treatment in Mumbai. Surgery for Colon or Rectal cancer involves removal or resection of that segment of the bowel with a margin of surrounding healthy intestine.
Laparoscopic surgery allows a surgeon to perform complex procedures within the abdomen without having to place his hands directly into the body cavity.
Cytoreductive surgery (CRS) is a surgical method that aims to remove all the visible cancer in patients with intra abdominal cancers that have spread to the peritoneum, which is the lining of the abdominal cavity (peritoneal carcinomatosis).
A colectomy is surgery to remove all or part of the colon. Nearby lymph nodes are also removed. If only part of the colon is removed, it’s called a hemicolectomy, partial colectomy, or segmental resection.
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Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s disease are called inflammatory bowel diseases that cause diarrhoea & bleeding.
Cytoreductive Surgery is aimed at removal of all sites of cancer disease from the abdomen. It can be done for certain GI cancers.
HIPEC stands for Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy. It is an adjunct to Cytoreductive Surgery.
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