Department Of Internal Medicine
Sahyadri Hospital offers the best medical facility relating to internal medicine, which helps prevent, diagnose and treat a wide array of diseases. We have a specialized team of doctors that focus on treating patients without going through surgeries and other invasive treatment.
These doctors are also fully equipped to deal with all kinds of disease the patient may go through. It does not matter if it’s rare, complex, common or simple. They are highly trained to handle any severe conditions. The specialist here manages chronic symptoms of each specialty, including Neurology, Cardiology, Nephrology, Endocrinology, etc.
Quick Facts To Read Under Internal Medicine
Condition we treat
- Acute respiratory infections
- Chest pain
- Chronic bronchitis
- Erectile dysfunction
- High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- Skin disorders
- Urinary tract infections
The internal medicine department of Sahyadri provides quality treatment, prevention and diagnostic services to all patients. The physicians are highly qualified to treat a wide range of diseases through medicine. These include patients that are not required to go through surgery. The list of diseases that these doctors look into include the following:
- Kidney and liver problems
In the internal medicine department of Sahyadri Hospital, our doctors provide treatment to cure problems relating to kidney and liver problems.
The liver is a very important organ of the body. It is the size of a football and present on the right side of your abdomen under your rib cage. It helps in digesting and getting rid of all the toxicity of the body. There are many types of diseases that a liver can go through, mostly which are inherited. However, others are a result of alcohol use, viruses and obesity. As a result of these threats, a body can go through cirrhosis, liver failure, and other life-threatening diseases.
On the other hand, the kidney helps to purify the blood and remove all the body toxins through urine. The types of kidney problems a person can go through involve blood or protein in the urine, kidney stone, kidney infection, pain, etc.
- Thyroid problems
Thyroid glands are responsible for producing hormones that help in carrying the metabolic activities of the body. People go through thyroid problem ranging from small harmless goitre to life-threatening situation like cancer.
The doctors of the internal medicine department analyze if the patients can be treated through medicine without undergoing surgery and suggest treatment accordingly. It is very important to treat thyroid condition. If left untreated, the abnormal production of thyroid hormones can result in conditions including hypothyroidism (insufficient release) or hyperthyroidism (too much release).
- Chronic headaches due to migraine and other neurological problem
The doctors of Sahyadri Hospital also try to treat problems of chronic daily headaches in people through medicine. It can be due to any reason: chronic migraine, new daily persistent headache, chronic tension-type headache, and hemicranias continua.
During the process, the doctors first diagnose if the person is going through a chronic daily headache or not. This is because anyone can get confused as people have headaches from time to time. But if you have it more than usual, then it is a sign of a chronic daily headache. After a proper diagnosis, the doctors suggest treatment by collaborating with your local doctor.
- Gastrointestinal disease
Some of the common examples of gastrointestinal disease are diarrhea, GERD, and colorectal cancer. When a person is going through the gastrointestinal disease, the whole functioning starting from the mouth to anus get disrupted. This results in food poisoning, vomiting, nausea, diarrhea and lactose intolerance. Moreover, this disease can be of two types functional or structural. The doctors first perform in-depth diagnosis treatment to find out the disease and then suggest medicine treatment to cure the problem completely.
In functional GI disease, it may seem like your digestive tract is normal, but actually, it’s not performing normally. At the same time, in structural gastrointestinal disease, the bowel movement of the digestive tract seems abnormal and also work abnormally.
- Respiratory, urinary and other infections
Infection generally occurs as an act of other organisms which enters the body and start developing problems. These infection-causing organisms are very diverse in nature and mainly include bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites. People can attract this infection either by direct contact with the person carrying the infection or through food, water, or by the bite of an insect.
The well-versed doctors of Sahyadri Hospital offer a treatment option for various types of infection, including respiratory, urinary and other infections. In respiratory infection, the patient may suffer from a common cold, tonsillitis, mild flu, sinus infection, etc. However, in urinary infection, the patient may develop an infection in their kidney, bladder, uterus or urethra.
- Pulmonary hypertension, bronchial asthma, and other lung problem
Lung disease is the most common type of disease that half of the population go through. It can develop as a cause of infection, smoking or genes. It is a difficult organ to diagnose as it is the most complex part of the body, expanding and contracting every minute throughout the day.
When a person is suffering from lung disease, its effects are seen in their airways, blood circulation, and lung tissue. In the most severe cases, the patient can have asthma, COPD, interstitial lung disease, pulmonary hypertension, pneumonia, etc.
Anemia is a medical condition in which the patient lack production of enough healthy red blood cells that can be used to carry oxygen into the body’s tissue. If a person is suffering from anemia, he/she will feel tired most of their time.
There are different types of anemia a person can go through, like aplastic anemia, sickle cell anemia, iron deficiency anemia, thalassemia and vitamin deficiency anemia. The disease can be both long term or short term. The doctors of the internal medicine department of Sahyadri Hospital will first diagnose your problem and then suggest supplements and other medical processes. They will also suggest diet and other healthy lifestyle changes for fast recovery.
Sepsis is a life-threatening condition that may develop due to the body’s response to an infection. When your immune system starts over protecting the body against infection, it develops sepsis. In this problem, the chemicals produced by the immune system cause inflammation in the whole body to fight infection in the bloodstream. If you do not take immediate action against it can cause septic shock, which is a medical emergency.
In the condition, the patient suffers from a high fever, higher breathing rate and confirmed infection. Our highly specialized doctors treat the disease by suggesting patient antibiotics, vasoactive medicines, painkillers and insulin to stabilize sugar level.
- Syncopal attacks and convulsions
Under our internal medicine department, patients also get treatment relating to syncope. It is a medical term or passing out, or fainting. The disease mainly develops when there is a temporary drop in the supply of blood into the brain. It can happen if there is a drop in the patient’s heart rate, blood pressure, or change in blood supply throughout the body.
In such a condition, the doctors first check your heart rate, blood volume and the direction the blood flow by performing various diagnostic processes. Then to stabilize the condition, s/he may suggest medications, changes in the diet and some guidelines to follow.
Apart from the disease mentioned above, the department of internal medicines looks into other diseases too. It is a wide coverage department that includes every type of diseases that can be cured through medicines and some lifestyle change.
Why Sahyadri Hospital?
When you take the service from the Sahyadri Hospital’s internal medicine department, you will only find experienced and well-trained doctors. We have a highly dedicated team of professionals that perfectly understands the patient’s condition and suggests only the right treatment option. The practitioners of Sahyadri Hospital can manage all aspects of general health smoothly and conduct required preventive measure correctly. These disease prevention procedures help patients to maintain a healthy lifestyle all lifelong.
We make sure to provide cure to our patients in an environment where there are regular research and innovation to carry out only modern techniques for faster recovery. The system of the hospital is supported by education and medical advancements. Our team of internal medicine department work seamlessly with specialists of other departments to give comprehensive care to our patients.
- Join efforts: The doctors of the internal medicine department collaborate with professional of other departments of Sahyadri Hospital for better treatment.
- Communication: The professionals will also communicate with your local primary doctor to get an insight into the problem you are suffering from and suggest treatment accordingly. Communication is especially important in conditions of high BP and diabetes.
- Preventive steps: Our professionals focus on preventive care like Pap smears, mammograms, BP screening and cholesterol screening.
- Extensive care: Our specialized doctor provides comprehensive care to patients who are suffering from undefined symptoms of short breath, abdominal pain, chest pain, back pain etc. These patients require special care in diagnosing their illness.
The internal medicine department of Sahyadri is one of the most recognized departments of the hospital that help treat all kinds of diseases. You can approach us for a more comprehensive and in-depth treatment.
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