Gastrointestinal Department


The Gastrointestinal Department (GI Department) is one of the core units of Binh Dan Hospital. GI Department has experienced high-qualified surgeons that can operate complicated abdominal surgeries and cure gastrointestinal illnesses including benign and malignant cases


GI Department offers various operational services including common open surgery, laparoscopy (especially robot-aided laparoscopy) to minimize the invasive action at patients' gastrointestinal tracts (e.g. esophagus, stomach, intestines, colon, etc.).

  • Esophageal and stomach surgeries:

Treatment of esophageal illnesses: cancer, diverticulitis, benign tumor, achalasia

Treatment of gastric cancer: partial/total gastrectomy, lymph nodes removal

Treatment of pyloric stenosis caused by cancer/ulcer

Treatment of diaphragmatic hernia

  •  Colon surgeries:
    • Robot-assisted laparoscopy, standard endoscopy, and open surgery for partial colectomy caused by cancer.
    • Standard laparoscopy or open surgery for total colectomy.
  • Anal and rectal surgeries:
    • Hemorrhoid laser procedure, stapled hemorrhoidopexy (Longo's procedure), etc.
    • Treatment of chronic anal fissures, anal leakage, anal stenosis, anal abscess, rectal prolapse
    • Treatment of rectal and anal cancer.
  • Laparoscopic surgery for hernia: to treat types of hernia: inguinal hernia, hiatal hernia, diaphragmatic hernia...
  • Laparoscopic surgery for obesity.