We have spacious and bright endoscopy suites at both King’s Mill and Newark hospitals.
There are a total of four procedure rooms where we are able to examine upper gastrointestinal tract (stomach), lower gastrointestinal (bowel), lung and bladder with an endoscope. An endoscope is a long, thin, flexible tube with a light source and a video camera. Images of the inside of the body are then relayed to a television screen.
Endoscopy services are usually provided as day case procedures, with patients recovering in our light and airy recovery areas without the need for an overnight stay in hospital. After procedures are completed, patients are transferred to the recovery area where light refreshments are offered and test results explained.
Patients can be referred to the service by their GP or a healthcare professional.
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Our endoscopy suites are open Monday to Friday, 8.00 am to 17.00 pm.
Contact: 01623 622515 Extension 3538