Endoscopy


Tara Daoust, RN BSN
Manager ED, OR, Endo, CSR, Admitting

The Endoscopy Department at St. Joseph’s Hospital offers a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic services. This outpatient ward provides exploratory procedures using endoscopy.  These procedures involve the direct visual examination of any part of the inside of the body that can be reached through a natural orifice. Procedures offered in this department include:

  • Gastroscopy
  • Colonoscopy

The Endoscopy Department at St. Joseph’s Hospital ensures best standards are followed. Both endoscopy procedures are offered at the St. Joseph’s Hospital by referral.  On average there are 250 Gastroscopy procedures and 520 Colonoscopy procedures performed every year.