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Kensington Hospital

Private Surgical Service

This is where you will come to have your surgery performed. The visits to your surgeon before and after surgery will be at their consulting rooms.

Colonoscopy & Gastroscopy

Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy is the examination of your colon (large bowel) using a colonoscope (long, flexible tube with a camera on the end). The colonoscope is passed into your rectum (bottom) and then moved slowly along the entire colon, while images from the camera are displayed on a television monitor. 

These procedures are performed at Kensington Hospital by:

   - Dr Vanessa Blair

   - Mr John Lengyel

   - Mr Mark Sanders

   - Dr Arjun Sugumaran

 

 

Gastroscopy
Gastroscopy allows examination of the upper part of your digestive tract i.e. oesophagus (food pipe), stomach and duodenum (top section of the small intestine), by passing a gastroscope (long, flexible tube with a camera on the end) through your mouth and down your digestive tract. Images from the camera are displayed on a television monitor. 

These procedures are performed at Kensington Hospital by:

   - Dr Vanessa Blair

   - Dr Mark Kennedy

   - Mr John Lengyel

   - Mr Mark Sanders

   - Dr Arjun Sugumaran

This page was last updated at 10:17AM on September 16, 2019.