Our endoscopy service provides a diagnostic investigatory service for patients with problems of the gastrointestinal tract (digestive system). The procedure involves passing a tube into the gastrointestinal tract via the mouth or the anus. This tube called Endoscope with a video chip on the and which allows a live video image to be seen on a screen and enables the doctor to see the inside of the gastrointestinal tract and to take biopsies of any abnormalities.
A range of procedures are offered, including:
· Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy