Endoscopy treatment in Brentwood
Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital has a dedicated endoscopy unit that performs a wide range of camera-led procedures to investigate and therapeutically treat conditions.
Why choose Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital for your endoscopic treatment?
Our endoscopy unit is home to a team of expert consultants who have many years experience performing endoscopy procedures.
Following a referral from your GP, your consultant will make arrangements for your procedure in endoscopy. Your dedicated consultant will be with you throughout your treatment journey, ensuring everything goes smoothly.
Endoscopic procedures are performed as day cases, so you won't need to stay overnight. As a day case patient you will have access to our brand new Endoscopy Day Unit which will offer you:
- Brand new facility, enhancing the patient journey
- Dedicated nursing in modern comfortable bays
- Direct access to consultants before during and after procedures
- A dedicated team of Endoscopy nurses
- Reduced time in hospital
- Point-to-point care in a safe caring unit
Most procedures are carried out under sedation or local anaesthetic. Your consultant will discuss the options with you as well as any pre-operation instructions to follow.
Typical endoscopic procedures that we carry out at Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital include:
Paediatric gastroscopies and colonoscopies
We also carry out paediatric gastroscopies and colonoscopies. These are carried out under general anaesthetic in our operating theatre.
We carry out dedicated paediatric procedures every third Saturday in the month.
In addition to our theatre and endoscopy teams, there is a dedicated paediatric nurse present for these procedures.
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