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Capsule Endoscopy Service

The capsule endoscopy service provides an innovative technique that provides non-invasive visualisation of the whole intestinal tract.

About the service

The Capsule Endoscopy is not a replacement for traditional endoscopy (camera test) but is a complementary procedure.

It allows for non-invasive visualisation of the whole intestinal tract, especially the small bowel.

Services we offer

  • Small bowel capsule endoscopy
  • Colon capsule endoscopy

Service opening hours

The service is available Monday – Friday.

How to contact the service

To contact the service, please contact Eve Henderson below.

Telephone 0191 445 8124