Endoscopy is a term used to describe special investigations relating to the digestive system using a flexible fibre-optic camera.
All diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy procedures are carried out by doctors or nurse endoscopists that have high levels of expertise in this type of examination.
All endoscopists are supported by specialist endoscopy nurses and healthcare assistants.
As an endoscopy unit we will aim to:
- Ensure your visit to endoscopy is as relaxed and dignified as possible
- Keep you fully informed of what is happening at all times to enable you to make informed choices
- Provide an accessible, timely and high quality service
- Provide you with the highest standard of care based on current recommendations and protocols.