Endoscopies involve introducing a camera into the patient for diagnostic or exploratory purposes. Gastroscopies are endoscopies done by way of the patient’s mouth, and into the esophagus, stomach, and upper portion of the intestines. The procedure can be done under local anesthesia or general sedation.
Did you know we have a support group?
Your questions and concerns have most likely been asked and answered in our support group. Moderated by our dietitian's, nurses, and staff. We provide you with reliable patient education and resources to help you throughout this life-changing process.