Varicose veins are superficial veins that have been subjected to high internal pressure which caused them to dilate and elongate to accommodate the increased blood volume. Treatment methods may include the use of chemical sclerosants, endovascular or surgical techniques. All these modalities are successfully carried out by Dr Prabal Roy in his practice
Patient Presented 24 hours after onset of sudden severe abdominal pain. Oninvestigations was found to have a duodenal ulcer perforation. Dr Prabal Roy carried out a laparoscopic repair successfully. The patient had a quick and uneventful recovery.
Dr Prabal Roy discusses about the growing problem of urban obesity in India in this program broadcast on BBC. The role of an individual, the society and the government in helping change the rising trend of this problem are highlighted by him.
Spleen is an important organ helping in immunity and control of infections. However, occasionally it needs to be removed due to its involvemnet in disease process. This patient has a condition leading to destruction of platelets in the spleen called 'Idiopathc Thrombocytopenic Perpura'. Laparoscopic removal of spleen was curative in this patient. Dr Prabal Roy carried out this surgery.
The food that we eat is metabolised differently and its the response to the type of food that we consume that determines weight gain
Hemorrhoid (Piles) surgery for long has been associated with pain and discomfort and also slow recovery. MIPH has improved these concerns significantly. Dr Prabal Roy has performed this procedure successfully for now over 15 years on a very large number of patients.