The anus refers to the opening of the rectum through which feces is excreted out of your body. It is the last point of the rectum as well as the human excretory system.

Anal Diseases and Conditions

Anal Stenosis : It occurs when the anal opening becomes too small or does not open or relax properly, thereby making it difficult to pass stool.

Hemorrhoids or Piles : They are swollen and inflamed veins around the anus. There are two types of hemorrhoids – external hemorrhoids that form under the skin around the anus and internal hemorrhoids that form in the lining of the anus & lower rectum.

Fissure : An anal fissure or crack is a small tear in the thin, moist tissue that lines the anus.

Fistula : An anal fistula is a small tunnel that connects an infected gland within the anus to a skin opening around the anus. Pain and swelling around the anus are symptoms. The diagnosis and treatment options are discussed.

Anal Cancer : The formation of cancer cells in the tissues of the anus is referred to as anal cancer.

Diagnosis and Treatment

Dr. Vivek Tank carries out different diagnostic tests to identify the disease or condition and crafts a treatment plan accordingly.

Here are a few diagnostic tests carried out by the doctor.

  • Anoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • DRE or Digital Rectal Exam
  • Lower Gastrointestinal Tract X-Ray
  • Barium Enema
  • Testing of the Anorectal and Pelvic Floor Area
  • Biopsy
  • Anorectal manometry

The following treatments are offered to the patients depending on their condition.

  • Drug therapy
  • Haemorrhoids surgery
  • Pelvic floor physical therapy

Why Dr. Vivek Tank ?

Dr. Vivek Tank is one of the most trusted and reputed endoscopic surgeon catering to the varied needs of patients in the best possible manner. The doctor offers top-notch treatment at an affordable cost to make sure that money is never a hindrance to getting quality treatment. Here are a few reasons why Dr. Vivek Tank stands out in the field of gastroenterology.

  • More than a decade of experience
  • Adequately trained and certified
  • Accurate diagnosis
  • Superior treatment facilities
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure
  • Use of modern tools and technologies
  • Top-notch patient care
  • 100 % patient satisfaction

Book an appointment with Dr. Vivek Tank at the earliest to get well sooner!