Dr. Sumit Gulati has the following 3 specializations:
Gastroenterologists are doctors who have specialization in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to the stomach and intestines. They are trained in the science of gastroenterology, which is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the stomach, esophagus, small intestine, biliary system (e.g., liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts) and large intestine (colon). Gastroenterologists typically provide treatment for diseases of the digestive system including inflammation in the digestive tract, constipation, diarrhea, bleeding in the digestive tract, stomach discomfort, stomach pain, difficulty in swallowing, heartburn, stomach upset, nausea, vomiting, unexplained weight loss, ulcers, etc
Gastroenterology surgeons are trained to perform various types of surgeries of the digestive tract, including the stomach, esophagus, colon, and intestines. These procedures include the removal, resection or repair of the liver, esophagus, stomach, pancreas, spleen, gallbladder, rectum, anus, and colon. They performed surgeries for treating diseases ranging from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), appendicitis, and stomach ulcers to the life-threatening cancers of the stomach, liver, colon, and pancreas, and ulcerative conditions like Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
A surgical oncologist is a doctor who is trained in preventing, diagnosing and treating all types of cancer. They are educated and trained in both surgery and oncology field. A surgical oncologist performs some specific medical test called biopsy for diagnosing cancer and perform certain surgeries for removing the cancerous tumor and their nearby tissue. Some of the common medical procedures performed by a surgical oncologist are imaging technology, chemical and biological therapy, and radiation therapy.