A visionary, Dr. Porwal has been instrumental in the growth of the clinic from a small set up in the heart of Pune, to India's leading super specialty Proctology clinic chain with presence in Pune, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Nashik & Jaipur. Dr. Porwal has been a pioneer in this field and has used new treatments for anorectal diseases. He has ensured that the most advanced treatment techniques from all over the world were made available to his fellow citizens in India.
Dr Vishwanathan Venkatesan
MBBS, MS Surgery ( AFMC ), FIAGES, Dip. Proctology Consultant Proctosurgeon
Dr Venkatesan is a dynamic and confident surgeon heading our team at Healing Hands Clinic, Bengaluru. His 21 years of experience in the medical field makes consultation a smooth experience for all our patients. He has worked in the armed forces and was serving as the on-call doctor during the Kargil war; the discipline and diligence still evident as he leads a civilian life today. Having a keen interest in Proctology, Dr Venkatesan ensures that every patient walking in for consultation walks out feeling well taken care of!
WHAT IS PILES?
Piles Aka Hemorrhoids, Bawasir, Mulvyadh are swollen and enlarged veins in the rectum and the anal canal containing enlarged blood vessels in and around the rectum and the anus which is a result of an increased pressure in the anus making the veins wider and engorged with more blood than usual resulting in overlying tissue and swelling causing piles.
WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS?
Blood while defecating
Pain while passing stool
Mucus discharge while defecating
Painful hard lump in the anus
Painful hard lump outside the anus
Itching sensation around the anus
Feeling of fullness in the bowels even after passing a stool
WHAT ARE THE IMPLICATIONS OF PILES?
Piles if left untreated may cause further complication with its growth. There are 4 grades of piles. The first 2 stages can be treated using medications with doctors advice. The later 2 stages would need procedures done to cure it. If left untreated it may cause Fistula, weakness, weight loss, severe constipation etc.
TREATMENT OF PILES
There are various treatments available to cure piles. Healing Hands Clinic have developed and Introduced painless and Non- Surgical procedures wherein the patient can resume his normal activity from the 3rd Day itself.
Difference between Surgical and Non-Surgical ( Laser ) Procedure
SURGICAL ( OPEN PROCEDURE )
NON SURGICAL ( LASER )
Invasive- cutting the wound with blade
No loss of blood
Hospitalization for few days
Day care procedures ( discharge in few hours )
Wound dressing for few days
No dressing required
Bed rest required
Bed rest not required - Quick recovery
Possibility of recurrence
An Overview of Haemorrhoids
Testimonial After Laser Haemorrhoidoplasty ( laser piles surgery ) by Dr Ashwin Porwal