Patients & Visitors



The endoscopy department is located in area B on the second floor, department B57 and offers colonoscopy, gastroscopy, ERCP (endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatogram) and bronchoscopy.

Our nursing staff can be contacted on 01225 821425 or 01225 821788.

Patient Information Leaflets

Endoscopy training at the RUH
The RUH has several trainees working in endoscopy; this leaflet is provided to inform patients about how this may affect the endoscopy procedure.

Diabetic patients having bowel preparation for a CTC

Diabetic Patients having reduced bowel preparation CTC

Diabetic Patients having a Colonoscopy or Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

Diabetic Patients having an OGD or Bronchoscopy

Elective admission for bowel preparation

Having an Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatograph

Having a Lower and Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Having a Lower Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Having an Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Oesophageal Stent Diet Sheet

Sucralfate Enema Factsheet

Trans-Nasal Endoscopy

Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatograph (ERCP)

Colonoscopy / Flexible Sigmoidoscopy


Please contact the department on 01225 824069 for any other patient information leaflets.

Video - What happens during a colonoscopy?

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