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Dr Kumanan Nalankilli


Dr Kumanan Nalankilli

Endoscopy, Gastroenterology

Dr Kumanan Nalankilli is a Consultant Gastroenterologist and Interventional Endoscopist who consults and performs procedures at Knox Private Hospital.


He obtained his primary medical degree from
the University of Otago, New Zealand, and completed advanced training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at major public hospitals in Melbourne including Western Health and the Alfred
Hospital. Kumanan then completed three further years of postfellowship training in a broad range of advanced endoscopy procedures, and has expertise in ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography), EUS (Endoscopic Ultrasound), EMR (Endoscopic Mucosal Resection), capsule endoscopy and balloonassisted
enteroscopy. Kumanan has academic interests in quality in endoscopy and believes in working collaboratively with patients and multi-disciplinary colleagues to facilitate evidence-based care and
best outcomes.


• Advanced Endoscopy and Endoscopic Resection of pre-cancerous lesions
• Diagnosis and Management of Biliary and Pancreatic problems
• Anaemia and Gastrointestinal blood loss
• Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
• Cancer Screening & Prevention (bowel, oesophageal, liver, Pancreas)
• General Hepatology, abnormal liver function tests, fatty liver disease

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Knox Private Hospital


262 Mountain Hwy , Wantirna 3152