Doctor: Dr. Philip Augstine

Dr. Philip Augstine

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gastroentrologist | Kochi | India
MBBS Kottayam Medical College, Kerala University. MD All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. DM (Gastroenterology) Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigar | 20 years Years of Experiences

Rajagiri Hospital, Kochi

  • Dr. Philip Augustine is the director of the Center of Excellence in Gastrointestinal Sciences With a long list of honors and accomplishments in the field of gastroenterology,
  • His distinguished career is dotted with noteworthy successes, such as receiving the esteemed Olympus Mitra Endoscopy Award, which attests to his knowledge and contributions to the medical field.
  • Dr. Augustine is a highly esteemed gastroenterologist in the nation, and his expertise in pancreatic disorders has cemented his position as a preeminent authority in the field.
  • He is widely recognized as a pioneer in the field of therapeutic endoscopy As one of the first people in India to establish therapeutic pancreatobiliary endoscopy procedures,
  • Dr. Augustine’s influence goes beyond his clinical work; he has been instrumental in determining the direction of gastroenterology in India.
  • He was particularly notable for founding and heading one of the most prestigious medico-surgical gastroenterology units in the nation, which was well-known for its innovative work in the study of pancreatic cancer and tropical pancreatitis.
  • His appointment to the Indian Council of Medical Research’s (ICMR) panel of pancreatology experts and his term as president of the Indian Pancreas Club attest to the widespread recognition his contributions to the field have received.
  • In recognition of his exceptional contributions to medicine, Dr. Philip Augustine received the esteemed Padma Shri Award in 2010. This award is evidence of his remarkable accomplishments and steadfast commitment to furthering the field of gastroenterology.
  • MBBS

            Kottayam Medical College, Kerala University.

  • MD

            All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

  • DM


             Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigar


  • Endoscopic procedures (colonoscopy, gastroscopy, sigmoidoscopy)
  • Laparoscopic surgery for appendectomy
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Management of inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis)
  • Hepatitis C treatment (antiviral therapy)
  • Liver transplantation evaluation and management
  • Pancreatitis management and treatment
  • Gallstone disease management (cholecystectomy)
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) management
  • Nutrition counseling and support for gastrointestinal conditions
  • Esophageal motility disorders management
  • Gastric and duodenal ulcer treatment
  • Surgical treatment for colorectal cancer
  • Management of gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Interventional endoscopy for tumor removal or stent placement
  • Treatment for diverticulitis
  • Management of celiac disease
  • Bariatric surgery for obesity-related gastrointestinal issues
  • Treatment for functional gastrointestinal disorders (e.g., dyspepsia, constipation)

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