Doctor’s Desk

Colonoscopy – Why Is It Required?

By Dr. Kushal Mital, General Surgery Colonoscopy is a testing method that helps a doctor to witness the inner lining of the large intestine. A thin tube known as the colonoscope is used to perform this test. The distinct advantage of this test is the fact that unlike another test, a colonoscopy…

Gallstones – What Are The Treatment Available?

By Dr. Ramalingeswara Reddy V , General Surgery Gallstones are actually hard deposits or lumps that are formed in gallbladder. Gallbladder is a pear shaped, sac-like structure that is located in the upper right part of the abdomen that stores bile. Many people have gallstones present in their bladder but they never know…

Toothaches: Causes, Treatments, and Prevention

By Dr. Prathyusha Prasad, Dentistry Pain in your teeth and jaw is commonly referred to as toothache. The pain may be constant, throbbing or sharp. You may even have a headache or fever along with pain. Causes- A toothache may be caused by the following conditions: Tooth decay. Infected tooth. Tooth fracture…

Can Kids Have Depression?

By Dr. Priti Khatu, Psychology This may come as a shock to many but children have to face the problem of depression as well. This is actually one of the biggest and most complicated problems which psychiatrists face as they may not have the choice of giving the regular antidepressants that they…

Egg Freezing – Know The Different Techniques Used For It!

  By Dr. Sameer Pahlajani, IVF Speciality Egg Freezing, which is also known as mature oocyte cryopreservation, refers to the method through which reproductive potential is restored among women. Eggs get harvested from the ovaries, frozen and in an unfertilized manner and are stored for purpose of using them later on. The…

What Are The Causes Of Brain Infection?

By Dr. Gaurav Bansal, Neurosurgery An abscess, or pus-filled lump, in the brain usually leads to infections in the brain. A brain infection forms when bacteria, virus or fungi travel to your brain through the bloodstream. The bacteria or fungi usually enter your body through an open wound on some other part…

Kidney Stones – How Can Homeopathy Resolve Them?

By Dr. Rushali Angchekar, Homeopathy Kidney stones are solid mineral clusters formed in the urinary tract due to dehydration, urine infection and Vitamin A deficiency. Kidney stones can be diagnosed only after symptoms of pain appear in the abdomen, back or genital regions. The movement of the kidney stones towards the ureter…

Ayurvedic Ways To Combat Inflammation Of Joints!

By Dr. Amarjit Singh Jassi, Ayurveda A structure in the animal or human body where two skeletal parts are fitted together is known as a joint. Adverse conditions such as injury or disease result in damage in joints and prove to be a hindrance with your movement and a large amount of…

Know More About Insulin And Its Types!

By Dr. Rajesh Kesari, Endocrinology Insulin, a hormone produced by the pancreas, allows for utilization of the glucose for energy. The food consumed is broken down by the digestive tract of the body, converting carbohydrates into glucose before releasing it into the bloodstream. The glucose is then absorbed by the cells to…

Under Eye Circles – How To Get Rid Of Them?

By Dr. Anuj Saigal, Dermatology If the dark circles under your eyes are noticeable even after you get an adequate amount of sleep, it might be a result of swollen eyelids. In some cases, dark circles can occur due to genetic factors, allergies or skin-related disorders, aging, excessive consumption of tobacco or alcohol and prolonged…