Most Frequently Asked Questions

Proctology is a medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to the rectum, anus, and colon.

The Proctology Department at Malabar Hospitals treats a wide range of conditions including hemorrhoids (piles), anal fissure, anal fistula, pilonidal sinus, Perianal Abscess and Anal polyps.

The Proctology Department offers a variety of procedures including laser hemorrhoidoplasty, doppler-guided hemorrhoid artery ligation, stapler hemorrhoidopexy, sclerotherapy, laser-assisted fistula closure, video-assisted anal fistula treatment, laser sphincteroplasty, laser fissure ablation, laser pilonidoplasty, and more.

The procedures are performed by experienced surgeons who are trained in the latest technologies and techniques to ensure safe, effective, and long-lasting results.

The recovery time for each procedure varies depending on the complexity of the case and the type of procedure performed. However, most procedures offered by the Proctology Department at Malabar Hospitals are minimally invasive and offer little or no pain or discomfort, and have a short recovery time

Most insurance plans cover proctology procedures. However, we advise our patients to check with their insurance provider regarding coverage and any out-of-pocket expenses.

Our surgeons will provide detailed instructions on how to care for the surgical site after the procedure. Follow-up appointments will be scheduled to monitor the healing process and ensure that there are no complications.

To schedule an appointment with the Proctology Department at Malabar Hospitals, you can call our hospital or visit our website for more information.