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Dr. Kannan

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, M.Ch-Gasteroenterology Surgery

Gastroenterologist, Chennai

36 Years Experience  ·  300 - 500 at clinic
Dr. Kannan MBBS, MS - General Surgery, M.Ch-Gasteroenterology Surgery Gastroenterologist, Chennai
36 Years Experience  ·  300 - 500 at clinic
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Dr. Kannan is an experienced Gastroenterologist in Adyar, Chennai. Doctor has had many happy patients in his/her 36 years of journey as a Gastroenterologist. Doctor is a qualified MBBS, MS - General Surgery, M.Ch-Gasteroenterology Surgery . You can meet Dr. Kannan personally at Dr.kannan's Clinic in Adyar, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Kannan on Lybrate.com.

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Education
MBBS - Madras Medical College, Chennai - 1981
MS - General Surgery - Madras Medical College, Chennai - 1986
M.Ch-Gasteroenterology Surgery - Madras Medical College, Chennai - 1995
Professional Memberships
Indian Medical Association (IMA)

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#3,5th Parallel Road, 3rd Street, Bakthavatchalam Nagar. Landmark: Opp Adayar Bus Stand, ChennaiChennai Get Directions
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I have gas trouble. Everyday morning and after lunch or dinner my stomach is soooo tight and uncomfortable, releases gas up to 3 hours. What should I do.

Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MBBS
General Physician, Bangalore
I have gas trouble. Everyday morning and after lunch or dinner my stomach is soooo tight and uncomfortable, releases ...
Sir, Eat small quantities Avoid oily and spicy food Drink plenty of water Eat fruits and vegetables Go for short walks.
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I am suffering from fistula in ano from last six month. Can I treat without operate by oral treatment or not ? Help me fast 4 better advise thank.

MD - Ayurveda
Proctologist, Varanasi
No medical tt only surgery is option med only give relief not complete cure so go for ksharsutr procedure for that.
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Is the gallbladder stones are removed by the medicine, with out surgery the stones size was 8mm.

FELLOWSHIP IN ADVANCED LIVER SURGERY AND LIVER TRANSPLANTATION, FELLOWSHIP IN HEPATOBILIARY AND LIVER TRANSPLANT SURGERY, MASTER OF SURGERY, MBBS
Gastroenterologist, Ahmedabad
What type to sumptoms you have? if you have no symptoms it can be observed with 6 monthly interval if no symptoms develop surgery can be avoided however sugery is recommended if you have any symptoms. There is no medical treatment for gall bladder stone.
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Hello, Please tell me home remedies for acidity. I have symptoms like burning sensation in my throat, bloating and chest discomfort.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
Hello, Please tell me home remedies for acidity. I have symptoms like burning sensation in my throat, bloating and ch...
Hello,take homoeopathic medicines 1. Carbo Veg 30 (4 drops in little water) thrice a day for 7 days. 2.Robinia 30 (4 drops in little water) thrice a day for 7 days and revert. Keep a gap of 15-20 minutes in both the medicines. *If overweight,loose weight. *Make a habit of 8-10 glasses of water daily. *Avoid spicy and fried food.
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I have ulcer problem for past 1 and a half years so what are all the food I need to take to cure that disease.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
1.Take bland diet, Avoid foods which cause acidity like spicy, oily, fatty and junk foods, onion, garlic, citrus fruit like orange grape, lemon, tomato,cucumber, raddish, vinegar, pickle etc 2..Have proper Breakfast, Don’t skip or postpone your meal, Take home made food, Avoid food and water from outside, 3.Eat smaller meals at frequent intervals like 5-6 meals per day, and don't overeat. 4.Drink plenty of water(8-10 glass daily). Take your meal regularly and timely. Avoid fasting, Don’t skip your breakfast. 5. Stop smoking, consumption of alcohol and tobacco, excess tea or coffee, carbonated drinks if you are having, 6. Avoid stress, have adequate rest, sleep for 7-8 hours daily in night, go for regular exercise, practice yoga/meditation 7. Take one tablet of pan40 in the morning before breakfast daily for few days. 8.Consult me for further advice
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I am 22 years old I have digestion problem I am nt able to eat and I always feel lk vomiting and even have back pain I used many ointments and medicines bt I did nt got relief? Please suggest me what to do?

FRHS, Ph.D Neuro , MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
I am 22 years old I have digestion problem I am nt able to eat and I always feel lk vomiting and even have back pain ...
Do take ift and vacuum therapy physiotherapy treatment for pain relief for 12 days followed by strengthening and stretching exercises from neuro physiotherapist use firm hard and even mattress for sleep or do comega back with detailed reports for further assistance best wishes.
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What might be the reasons behind persistent acidity for a prolonged period? Does drinking plenty of water help curing it? And is it recommended to stop the intake of any particular beverages? Also, what sort of foods can increase acidity?

BAMS
Ayurveda, Bangalore
What might be the reasons behind persistent acidity for a prolonged period? Does drinking plenty of water help curing...
Hi, Inadequate sleep, untimely intake of food, intake of very hot and spicy food, mental worries and tensions, excessive usage of pain killers and antibiotics are all causes of acidity. Please follow these tips apart from taking medicines to avoid recurrence: - Do not keep your stomach empty for long durations, - Eat in small quantities frequently. - Avoid hot, spicy and oil fried food - Drink plenty of water in between your intake. - Keep away from mental stress and tensions, - Perform physical exercises daily and meditation helps to relieve mental stress and tensions. - Consume lot of fibre like raw vegetables, oats, fruits, sprouts, etc - Avoid excess intake of coffee or tea , intake of medicines on empty stomach. - Be careful about the food while eating outside. - Carry a small pack of biscuit or some fruits along with you for emergency. - Whenever you suffer from acidity, take the medications prescribed by the doctor for 2-3 weeks continuously until the wounds in the stomach gets healed completely. - Sleep at least for 8 hours a day. - Restrict the usage of pain killers and antibiotics frequently. - Avoid consumption of alcohol.
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I am 30 yr old man and have not digestion well whereas day to day changes in my body eg.- lethargy, gas problem, weakness, body pain. What should I do.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am 30 yr old man and have not digestion well whereas day to day changes in my body eg.- lethargy, gas problem, weak...
For weakness and gas problem kindly get few investigation done -- cbc sgpt fbs urine and get back to us with report.
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For 58+ F is tablet 'Wellwoman 50+' expected to cause lot of gas & stomach issues ? She did not have such problems before starting the medicine.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
For 58+ F is tablet 'Wellwoman 50+' expected to cause lot of gas & stomach issues ? She did not have such problems be...
You can start after doctor consultation other supplement like nutrilite daily, it is not synthetic so no side effect.
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I am having gas problem after taking fried foods before few months I was fine but now I am having problem.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I am having gas problem after taking fried foods before few months I was fine but now I am having problem.
Take bland diet, plenty of green leafy vegetablesand fruits 2.Avoid oily and spicy food, 3.Drink plenty of water 4Take one tablet of pan 40 in the morning before breakfast and unienzyme 1 tablet twice daily after food for few days. 5.Go for regular exercise 6. If no relief, consult
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I am 6 week 5 days pregnant. I have irregular pain in my lower abdomen. I becomes sever sometimes. Which pain killer can I take?

MBBS, DGO
Gynaecologist, Gurgaon
I am 6 week 5 days pregnant. I have irregular pain in my lower abdomen. I becomes sever sometimes. Which pain killer ...
It is better if I get examined by ur gynaec as pain could be because of many reasons like UTI. Bowel problems and according ly treatment to be taken
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I have ulcerative colitis, and how can I get cure? Is there any possibility for cure?

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
While there is no known cure for ulcerative colitis and flare ups may recur, a combination of treatment options can help you stay in control of your disease and lead a full and rewarding life. Treatment for ulcerative colitis and other IBD varieties is multifaceted and includes the use of medication, alterations in diet and nutrition, and sometimes surgical procedures to repair or remove affected portions of your GI tract.
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I am feeling bloating in my stomach since last 3 days and had a loose motions too what I intended to do?

PGFCP, PGDEMS, Bachelor Of Ayurvedic Medicine And Surgery
Ayurveda, Satara
I am feeling bloating in my stomach since last 3 days and had a loose motions too what I intended to do?
DEAR Lybrate USER. You have to follow some basic things so that you get better results in a short period of time. …. 1) take solid diet two times in a day and liquid diet two times in a day …2) drink only 100-150 ml of lukewarm water during meals …. 3) don’t drink water before meal for one hour and one hour after meal…4) avoid oily, spicy, junk, fermented and stale foods…. 5) avoid late night sleeping habits …6) avoid coffee and tea. A) take 30ml of triphala juice and 10 ml of honey early in the morning on empty stomach and at night before sleep. B) take 30 ml of DAAAIMAVLEHA after meals along with 30 ml of water. C) take 2-2 tablets of arogyavardhini vati and sutshekhar rasa after meals, do all things for 7 days. This formulation is effective. Consult to me for further suggestion. THANKS.
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My father has been diagnosed with swelling of the liver and calculus in the gall bladder. Kindly advise he is 72 years old and has high blood pressure.

Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery, F.I.A.G.E.S, M.S. ( General Surgery)
Gastroenterologist, Lucknow
If he is not having any pain. You can leave it for sure. If he has pain. Then you should get it operated. You may come to meet me.
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I am 32 years old, since 15 years I am suffering from mouth ulcers, frequently every 2 months gaps ulcers occurs in the mouth, from 2 months it not curing please advice what I do for complete cure ?

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
chronic ulcerations are indicative of some underlying disorder.... kindly consult further for detailed assessment and treatment.. Dr surbhi agrawal consultant physician and diabetologist
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I am suffering from un digestion and un comfortable stomach. Also the small part of anal is come outside. My fear is that this may converts as piles?

MD-Homeopathy
Homeopath, Kolkata
I am suffering from un digestion and un comfortable stomach.
Also the small part of anal is come outside. My fear is ...
Request you to consult a surgeon for necessary examination. Meanwhile you can use carica papaya q, a homeo medicine, 20 drops in 1/2 water three times a day before food.
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I have been experiencing abdomen pain and back-pain for about a year. Is this due to gastric or wrong posture while sitting? Please help.

MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I have been experiencing abdomen pain and back-pain for about a year. Is this due to gastric or wrong posture while s...
If you feel abdomen and back pain only sitting time that can wrong posture and if this pain happens whole days then is gastric pain.
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