Please complete our endoscopy referral form below, please read to the bottom for further information about the procedure. Please note that all patients will be screened for COVID-19 and any related symptoms.
Gastroscopy: This is an examination of the oesophagus, stomach and duodenum with a flexible camera that projects very high resolution pictures to a TV monitor. Patients are advised to not eat or drink for at least 6 hours before the procedure.
Colonoscopy: This is examination of the bowel using a flexible tube with camera at its end. This can visualise the bowel and small intestine with high resolution pictures. You will have to undertake special diet and bowel cleansing before the test.
Important: Please arrange for someone to collect you or book a taxi after the examination. Please do not drive, operate machinery or dangerous appliances for at least 12 hours after the examination Do not make any important decisions on the day of the examination.
If you need further information please call us on (09) 926 5848 or contact us.