Consultant Gastroenterologist In Deira,Al Muteena, Dubai | Aster Clinic

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Dr. Jayakumar B. Kannan


Dr. Jayakumar is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Aster Clinic Al Muteena, with over 18 years of experience diagnosing and treating patients by administering specialized medical treatments and procedures. He is an expert in Upper and Lower GI diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy. He possesses special experience in ultrasound scan abdomen examinations and interventions. , as well as experience in capsule endoscopy of over 200 cases in the UAE. Dr. Jayakumar has an excellent ability to develop and present educational programs and workshops and is a good organizer of CME conferences and cultural programs. He has a sound knowledge of current principles, methods and procedures.




  • MBBS -Medical College Trivandrum, Kerala
  • MD -General Medicine, Medical College Trivandrum , Kerala
  • DM Gastroenterology
  • DNB Gastroenterology Center of Exam, GB Pant Hospital Delhi.



Professional Experience

  • 1989 – 1990: MS (Surgery) Post Graduate, Medical college Trivandrum.
  • Consultant Physician, Sarama Hospital Kilimuvoor, Trivandrum.
  • Seniorr Lecturer, Alappuzha Medical College in Radiology.
  • Senior Lecture/Assistant Professor, Gastroenterology Medical College, Trivandrum.
  • Consultant Gastroenterology, DR Nairs & SIMS Kollam
  • Consultant Gastroenterology, SUT Hospital, Trivandrum.



Special Interests

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • US Abdominal



Professional Experience

Dr. Jayakumar is a DHA licensed specialist Gastroenterologist with vast experience in the management of gastrointestinal related disorders. He worked as a Lecturer and Assistant Professor in the Medical College Trivandrum, Super Specialty Training and as a Lecturer in the Department of Gastroenterology there.

He trained at different super specialty hospitals in Kerala  as Consultant Gastroenterologist. He is an expert at endoscopic (Upper and Lower diagnostic) therapeutic management & ERCP Procedures. He is also specially trained for abdominal ultrasounds from the Medical College Trivandrum. He has special expertise in capsule endoscopic studies. His special interests include – Preventive Liver Disease especially Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver, Hepatitis B, C, and Liver Cirrhosis.



Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Malayalam




Dr. Radhakrishanan Memorial Gold Medal from Department of Internal Medicine. Best Paper Award Winner Indian Association of Gastroenterology Kerala Chapter 2002 annual conference. He joined with Aster as Specialist Gastroenterologist in the year April 2008.




Timings / Contact

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12:00 pm - 8:00 pm


12:00 pm - 8:00 pm


12:00 pm - 8:00 pm


12:00 pm - 8:00 pm


2:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Off day


2:00 pm - 8:00 pm    

Aster Clinic, Al Muteena, Deira

Al Muteena Street

Al Ghurair Real Estate Building, Near Dubai Palm Hotel

Tel: +971 4 2979000

Fax: +97142979076


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