Advanced Endoscopy

Melbourne

About Advanced Endoscopy

Advanced Endoscopy, Endoscopy specialists in Moorabbin, VIC, Australia.


Endoscopy

An Endoscopist performs an Endoscopy. This involves examining the inside of the body with an endoscope, a lighted, flexible instrument that has a small camera on the tip. There are many types of endoscopes, and endoscopy, named according to the organs or areas they are used to examine (e.g. arthroscopy examines joints; bronchoscopy examines the lungs; cystoscopy examines the bladder and urethra; laparoscopy may examine the ovaries, appendix or other abdominal organs; colonoscopy examines the bowel). An endoscope is passed through a natural body opening (e.g. mouth) or a small incision. Small instruments can be inserted through an endoscope and used to take samples of tissues for analysis (biopsy), to remove material (e.g. removing polyps during a colonoscopy), or to carry out a surgical procedure.

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03 9589 1875
Holmesglen Pvt Hosp Consulting Stes, Bldg 2, Gr Fl
490 South Rd
Moorabbin 3189 VIC

490 South Rd VIC 3189 Australia