Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 ends with a grand success

Nearly 70 procedures in the field of endoscopy were showcased in last three days. The endoscopy conference had around 1,200 attendees. For the first time, a high definition live telecast of endoscopic procedures from BIDS Global Hospital, which is located 17 kms away from the Grand Hyatt

Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 ends with a grand successThe three day Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 conference from January 05 to 07 at the Grand Hyatt, ended on a high note. The conference witnessed a large number of participation of doctors and the delegates from India and across the world.  Nearly 70 procedures in the field of endoscopy were showcased in last three days. […]

Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018: Can bariatric endoscopy replace surgery for obesity?

With obesity becoming a widespread disease and many people coming forward for surgical intervention, the question of whether bariatric endoscopy will replace bariatric surgery was hotly debated by the esteemed doctors at the Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 conference

Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018: Can bariatric endoscopy replace surgery for obesity?The bariatric surgery in India has evolved over the last two decades. Experts say that endoscopic bariatric surgery will evolve a lot more in future. But at the same time, it is difficult for experts to predict on how much endoscopic bariatric surgery will replace all the conventional options. With obesity being a widespread disease […]

‘Endoscopy is now replacing surgery,’ says Dr Amit Maydeo

Many diseases, for which surgery was required in the past, can now be treated by flexible endoscopy. Earlier endoscopy was just restricted to diagnosis

‘Endoscopy is now replacing surgery,’ says Dr Amit MaydeoAs the Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 gets a humongous response, Dr Amit Maydeo, the director of the Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences, Global Hospital and the course chairman of Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 said GI endoscopy started as a diagnostic modality. However, in last few years, technology has metamorphosed and revolutionised. “Earlier, GI endoscopy was […]

Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018: India’s first scarless obesity surgery performed on a 55-year- old woman

The bariatric endoscopy which was performed at the Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences (BIDS) Global Hospital in Mumbai on January 06 is said to revolutionise the obesity treatment in India. Dr Amit Maydeo, the director of the Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences, Global Hospital, will soon be starting the Bariatric endoscopy procedure at the Hospital

Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018: India’s first scarless obesity surgery performed on a 55-year- old womanIndia’s first scarless bariatric surgery (Bariatric Endoscopy), was performed on a 55-year-old woman on January 06 in Mumbai. The surgery, which is part of the 70 odd endoscopy procedures that is being showcased at the on–going Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 conference, held at Grand Hyatt, was performed by Dr Manoel Galvao Neto, Affiliate Professor of Surgery […]

Keep reflux at ‘ARMS’ length

Do you have acid reflux? Are you dependant on drugs to treat this common health condition? Well, you need not to be dependent on drugs anymore to relieve acid reflux! In a breakthrough development in the field of medical science, surgeons from Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences, Global Hospital Mumbai (BIDS) have come up with an effective treatment of gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD), most commonly known as acid reflux

Keep reflux at ‘ARMS’ lengthAt the 21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 conference on innovative and new Endoscopy, many unique techniques were unfurled and discussed in a three day conference in Mumbai. Interestingly, one of the topics discussed was about acid reflux and a new surgical breakthrough intervention developed to solve the same. Acid reflux occurs when there is excess […]

21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy conference kick starts in Mumbai

The Mumbai Live conference on Endoscopy kicked off at 9 am on Friday with more than 150 national and 20 international endoscopic experts

21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy conference kick starts in MumbaiThe 21st Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 started off with a session on ANBIG procedure, a workshop about diagnosis and classification of early cancer using Endoscopy. It had multiple guest speakers like Dr Philip Chiu, Dr Yasushi Sano, Dr Rupa Banerjee and Dr Prasad Iyer. The hall was full of doctors beaming with curiosity as a […]

Three day Asian EUS Congress 2017 ends with a bang

Asian EUS Congress 2017 conference held from September 7 to 9 at the Renaissance Convention Centre, Powai concluded successfully, with the organising secretary of the congress saying that the next conference will be held in Tokyo, Japan in 2019

Three day Asian EUS Congress 2017 ends with a bangThe final day of the Asian EUS Conference ended on a high note with Dr Vinay Dhir, the organising secretary of the conference and the Director of Clinical Research and Head of the Endosonography , BIDS (Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences), taking the opportunity to thank all the delegates and audience members present at the […]

Integration of EUS in clinical practice, now a reality

Through this session, the message was passed to the doctors on making EUS cost-effective in practice, tips for expanding EUS referral base and tips for conducting clinical research in a busy practice

Integration of EUS in clinical practice, now a realityThe Asian EUS Congress 2017 which began today at the Mumbai at Renaissance Convention centre in Powai, Mumbai. It hosted an interesting session, which spoke about the integration of Endoscopic Ultra Sound (EUS) in the clinical practice. Dr Amit Maydeo, the organising chairman of the conference and the director of Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences […]

‘India a hub of training and teaching EUS,’ says Dr Maydeo

‘India a hub of training and teaching EUS,’ says Dr MaydeoThe three-day Asian Endo-ultrasound (EUS) conference that kick-started with a bang on Thursday, it will play host to a number of invitees from India as well as doctors and endoscopists from abroad. Dr Amit Maydeo, organising chairman of the conference and the director of Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences (BIDS), Global Hospital, Mumbai, said, “The idea of the […]