Alcohol consumption is related to several liver diseases including fatty liver, liver cirrhosis and even liver cancer. Additionally, increased Alcohol consumption is also related to several other disorders involving gastrointestinal system and cardiovascular system. In this video Dr. Joy Varghese talks about the prevalence and risk factors for alcohol related liver diseases.
Dr. Joy has been in the medical field for more than a decade. He has 7 years of experience as a Senior Consultant in the Department of Hepatology & Liver Transplantation at Global Hospitals & Health City, Chennai. He also worked as a Visiting Consultant in the renowned hospitals like Madras Medical College Hospital and Kumaran Hospital in Chennai. Dr. Joy has completed his DM in Medical Gastroenterology from Stanley Medical College Hospital, Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai, in 2004. He has 12 years of extensive experience in the field of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.