Anal fistula is an abnormal small channel between the end of the bowel and the perianal skin. Dr. Ashish Bhanot provides anal fistula treatment at Aum Clinics, Dwarka. Being an experienced and well-qualified surgeon, he is known for his surgeries he’s successfully performed over the years. People who have a history of rectal abscess are prone to the occurence of anal fistula. It can lead to excessive bleeding and the discharge of pus when passing stools.

Though anal fistula is not deleterious in itself, it is quite irritating and annoying owing to the drainage of pus. When anal abscess fail to heal, it leads to the formation of anal fistula. Surgery is thought to be the only option to treat anal fistula to do away with the infection and allow drainage. However, Dr. Ashish Bhanot provides fistula treatment without surgery as well. There are certain home remedies which help patients overcome the pain and stress of anal fistula.

Ways of Anal fistula treatment

People who have anal fistula show symptoms like discharge of blood and pus, fever, unpleasant smell, itching, pain aggravates while sitting down, bowel related problems, constipation, swelling, irritation on skin around anus, tenderness, skin maceration, etc. Depending on the signs and symptoms shown by the patients, Dr. Ashish Bhanot treats the patient. Surgery is also done by him for anal fistula treatment like fistula plug, LIFT technique, PERFACT procedure, cutting seton, colostomy, seton stitch, fistulotomy, advancement flap procedure, bioprosthetic plug, fibrin glue injection, fistula clip closure, etc.

Not only surgery, the doctor provides the treatment by doling out some significant advice and tips. A diet full of fibres is recommended to the patients. Also, patients are asked to avoid alcohol and smoking and consume liquids and fluids in great amount. Spicy foods and large meals are to be shunned, and sitz bath should be taken regularly.