Best doctor for fissure treatment

Dr Vishwanathan Venkatesan

MBBS, MS Surgery ( AFMC ), FIAGES,
Dip. Proctology
Consultant Proctosurgeon

Dr Venkatesan is the leading doctor at our Healing Hands Clinic in JP Nagar, Bangalore. He holds an experience of 21 years and has served in the armed forces as an on-call doctor during the Kargil war. His area of specialization includes treating piles with the unique methods of MCDPA, Laser Haemorrohoidoplasty and Minimally Invasive Procedure for Haemorrhoids (Stapler Haemorrhoidopexy). He makes consultation a smooth experience and ensures that every patient who walks in feels well taken care of!

Dr Kishan A V

Dr Kishan A V

MBBS, MS Surgery,
Fellowship in Gastro Intestinal Surgery ( FSGE ),
Dip. Proctology, Consultant Proctosurgeon

Young and Energetic, Dr Kishan A V is a General and Laparoscopic Surgeon in the field of proctology. He has completed his MBBS from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore in 2015. He has good knowledge of proctology. He has cleared all the years in MBBS and MS General Surgery in a single attempt. He has Performed And Assisted multiple cases of Laparoscopic Procedures like Cholecystectomy, Appendicectomy, Hernia mesh repair. Dr Kishan has good surgical hands and treats the patients with great confidence.


Piles is another term used for haemorrhoids caused in the anal canal. It causes inflammation and swelling of tissues. The size of piles ranges from person to person depending on the severity of the disease. Internal piles are found between 2 to 4 cm above the anus and is most common. External piles occur on the outer edge of the anus.

Many people are not comfortable with an open discussion when it comes to a disease like piles. If you are struggling with piles and are searching for a treatment that works on eradication of the root of the problem and not just superficial ease. Healing Hands is the best laser clinic in Bangalore bringing you the most advanced and painless piles treatment.

Visit your nearest healing Hands Clinic in Bangalore (JP Nagar or Indiranagar) today and experience the fastest and painless recovery.


Symptoms of piles include;

  • An itchy anus
  • Constipation
  • Lumps around the anus
  • Pain around the anus
  • Bleeding while passing stools
  • Faecal soiling of undergarments
  • Inflammation
  • Swelling


Piles is generally caused by the stretching of veins around the anus under increasing pressure on the lower rectum. Some of the causes of piles are as follows:

  • Straining during bowel movement
  • Prolonged sitting on toilet seats
  • Chronic diarrhoea or constipation
  • Anal intercourse
  • Eating low fibre diet
  • Extensive heavy lifting
  • Being pregnant
  • Obesity
  • Family history


The doctor will ask about the medical history of the patient and for the obvious experienced symptoms. A digital examination and Proctoscopy (a scope is inserted to examine the anal canal) is done to confirm the diagnosis. Colonoscopy is another test do0ne to look for the causes of internal bleeding in some cases.


Based on the severity of the disease piles is classified into 4 grades.

GRADE I – Painless bleeding, itching with no prolapse

GRADE II – Self-resolving prolapse (haemorrhoids protrude out during bowel movement and retracts back upon completion)

GRADE III – Prolapse that needs to be manually replaced

GRADE IV - Bleeding with hemorrhoidal mass protruded out from the body all the time

What makes us different from other treatment providers?

Healing Hands Clinic bring you the best haemorrhoids treatment in Bangalore with the assistance of the latest technology and highly skilled surgeons with immense knowledge and experience in the field of proctology.

Our haemorrhoids surgeon in Bangalore provides specialised treatments for different stages of Piles making the treatments more exclusive and patient oriented.

Grade wise holistic treatment approach for Piles.


MCDPA is an approach for reversing the effects of piles at the early stage of piles without undergoing any surgery

  • Medication - Stool softeners and Creams are prescribed.
  • Constac- A herbal ointment exclusively prepared at the Healing Hands and Herbs by our Ayurvedic doctors.
  • Diet- Personal diet sessions are conducted, and special diet plans are prepared according to the patient’s health.
  • Physiotherapy- It helps in strengthening the pelvic muscles.
  • Ayurvedic therapy- It includes sessions of enema with herbal oils


The surgery is performed for the treatment of GRADE II piles and early GRADE III piles. It is a 20 minutes procedure done under the influence of general anaesthesia. Laser energy is applied through the anal canal for mass shrinkage via vaporisation.

Advantages of LPH

  • Non-invasive surgery
  • Faster healing
  • No risk of rectal stenosis
  • Patients can return to normal lifestyle soon

Drawbacks of LPH

  • Burning sensation
  • External skin tag thrombosis

Minimally Invasive Procedure for Haemorrhoids (MIPH)/ Stapler Haemorrhoidopexy

Originally, invented by Dr Antonio Longo in 1994, this surgery option is suitable for treating GRADE III, GRADE IV, mixed internal and external haemorrhoids. The mucosa responsible for the prolapse of haemorrhoids are circumferentially excised using a circular stapler and the prolapse is pulled up back to their normal position. The procedure lasts for 25-30 minutes and is minimally invasive.

Advantages of MIPH

  • Minimal blood loss
  • Pain can be easily managed by painkillers
  • Fast recovery
  • Low recurrence chances
  • Safe for diabetic and heart patients
  • Sphincter function is not hampered hence voluntary control over motion is preserved

Disadvantages of MIPH

  • Inflammation or Infection (can be prevented with usage of anti-inflammatory and antibiotics)
  • Need to rush to the toilet (may last for 4-8 weeks). Can be controlled with Kegels exercise.
  • Staple line stricture (very rare)

Frequently asked questions on Piles

We understand that no matter how innocuous the procedure or how adroit the surgeon, going through a surgery can be a daunting challenge even for the lionhearted. Therefore, we have answered a few queries that you may still have, to give you a clearer picture of your journey towards a Piles-free you!

What is the best treatment for piles?

    Depending upon the severity of the disease piles can be classified into 4 grades. Initial grades of piles can be treated with medications, physiotherapy and ayurvedic treatment. But if the disease advances, then surgery is recommended. Laser surgery for piles or haemorrhoids is painless and bloodless. Also, there is negligible recurrence rate after the surgery.

Why do you get piles?

Piles occurs when there is increased pressure on blood vessels near the anus. The main cause of piles is chronic constipation. Other causes include sitting for a long period of time, obesity, pregnancy and lifting heavy weights.

What to expect after the surgery?

The patient can drink water and eat shortly after the surgery. It is an outpatient procedure hence the patient is discharged shortly after the surgery. Some pain might be experienced which can be easily controlled by intake of painkillers. A small amount of bleeding can be seen. Wearing of the pad is advised to prevent soiling of clothes.

When can a person return to a normal routine after the surgery?

The patient can return to normal activities and work usually from the 5th day depending upon the kind of work. Anal sex and extensive exercising should be avoided.

When should a person seek help for Piles?

  • If you develop a fever above 100 F
  • Experience severe bleeding
  • Increasing pain, swelling, redness or discharge
  • Constipation lasts for more than 3 days

We have the best piles doctor in Bangalore providing the best laser treatments for piles. Our piles hospital in Bangalore focuses on the satisfaction and best assistance of the patient. Our piles surgeon will help you with the best and minimally invasive surgery options after the complete diagnosis



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