Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology

 

Introduction

Gastroenterology services at Southland Hospital includes outpatient services and endoscopy sessions provided by a consultant gastroenterologist or the general surgical team.  However, patients that  require urgent gastroenterology intervention may be referred to specialists based in Dunedin Hospital. 

Referrals to the gastroenterology service must be made via your General Practitioner.

Patient information

 

Two videos have been created by Southern DHB to help people know what to expect when coming for a colonsocopy at Southland or Dunedin Hospitals. You can view the videos here.

Location

Southland Hospital, Kew Road Invercargill

  • Outpatients Department (immediate left upon entry to main hospital)
  • Endoscopic examinations - Day Surgery, First Floor - Main Hospital
   

Contact Details

Gastroenterology Secretary Ph: 03 218 1949 extn: 8532