Dr. Santhosh R

Dr. Santhosh R

Dr. Santhosh R is a highly skilled and dedicated consultant at Belenus Champion Hospital, specializing in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology. With a strong educational background and extensive expertise in managing gastrointestinal and liver disorders, Dr. Santhosh R is committed to providing comprehensive and compassionate care to his patients.

Education Background

Dr. Santhosh R completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), laying a solid foundation in medical sciences and patient care. He further pursued his specialization in Internal Medicine, earning his Master of Medicine (MD) degree. Driven by his passion for gastroenterology and hepatology, he went on to complete his DrNB (Doctorate of National Board) in Medical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. This advanced training has provided him with specialized knowledge and skills to diagnose and treat a wide range of gastrointestinal and liver disorders.


Dr. Santhosh R possesses extensive expertise in the diagnosis and management of various gastrointestinal and liver conditions. He specializes in the comprehensive care of patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), including Ulcerative Colitis (UC) and Crohn’s Disease (CD). With a deep understanding of celiac disease, an autoimmune disorder characterized by gluten intolerance, he provides appropriate management and support to patients with this condition. Dr. Santhosh R is skilled in diagnosing and managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), focusing on improving the quality of life for affected individuals. He also has expertise in the diagnosis and management of hepatitis, liver cirrhosis, liver failure, and fatty liver, offering comprehensive care for various liver diseases. Additionally, Dr. Santhosh R is experienced in treating anorectal disorders such as hemorrhoids (piles), fissure in ano, and gastrointestinal fistulas. He is proficient in managing gallbladder and biliary tract disorders, including cholecystitis, cholelithiasis (gallstones), and common bile duct (CBD) stone management. Dr. Santhosh R specializes in the diagnosis and management of pancreatitis, ulcer disease, diverticulitis, and abdominal tuberculosis, providing appropriate management strategies to alleviate symptoms and promote healing. Known for his patient-centered approach, Dr. Santhosh R actively involves patients in their treatment plans, ensuring that their concerns are heard. He believes in providing holistic care that addresses not only the physical aspects but also the emotional and psychological well-being of his patients.