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Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Diseases 

Upper gastrointestinal diseases: 

  • GERD/Hiatal hernia 
  • Dyspepsia/Epigastric pain 
  • Oesophageal motility disorder/Achalasia 
  • Gastric cancer 
  • Gastric GIST 
  • Oesophageal cancer 
  • Gastric outlet obstruction 
  • Pancreatitis complications like pseudocyst & walled off pancreatic necrosis 


Investigations (Perform in CUHK Medical Centre)

  • OGD 

  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) +/- biopsy 

  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) 


Intervention endoscopic procedures (Perform in CUHK Medical Centre)

  • Endoscopic haemostasis for upper gastrointestinal bleeding 

  • Endoscopic stenting for advanced cancers 

  • Endoscopic resection of early gastrointestinal cancers 

  • Interventional endoscopic ultrasound for drainage of pancreatic fluid collections, biliary tract and gallbladder 


In-patient treatment and surgical procedures (Perform in CUHK Medical Centre)

  • Gastrectomy (Lap & open) 
  • Oesophagectomy (MIS & open) 
  • Laparoscopic fundoplication 
  • Splenectomy (Lap & open) 
  • Celiac plexus neurolysis for unresectable cancer 


(Services will be launched by phases)