Care UK Endoscopy

Care UK provides a GP direct access diagnostic gastroscopy service for Gloucestershire patients aged 16 years and over from the following locations:

  • Emersons Green NHS Treatment Centre, Bristol
  • Devizes NHS Treatment Centre

Please refer patients to Care UK for gastroscopy using the dedicated referral form which contains details of the indications and contraindications for the procedure.  Referrals should be sent via the ‘Gastroscopy Pre-Assessment Phone Call’ service available on the NHS e-Referrals Service.

Further details about Care UK’s endoscopy service and how to contact them can be found here.

Gastroscopy (OGD)

GP Direct Access Gastroscopy (OGD)

Provider

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHSFT

InHealth

Care UK

Winfield Hospital

Location(s)

Cheltenham

Gloucester

Stroud

Cirencester

Cirencester

Witney

Bristol

Emersons Green

Devizes

Gloucester

Age Range Treated

16 years and over

18 years and over

16 years and over

16 years and over

Waiting Time Standard

6 weeks

6 weeks

6 weeks

6 weeks

Referral Form

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHSFT

InHealth Referral Form

Care UK Referral Form

N/A

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHSFT Endoscopy

The Acute Trust provides GP direct access diagnostic gastroscopy for patients aged 16 years and over from the following 4 locations:

  • Gloucestershire Royal Hospital
  • Cheltenham General Hospital
  • Stroud General Hospital
  • Cirencester Hospital

Please refer patients to Gloucestershire Hospitals NHSFT for gastroscopy using the dedicated referral form which contains details of the indications and contraindications for the procedure.  Referrals should be sent via the ‘Endoscopy Assessment Service’ available on the NHS e-Referrals Service.

Further details about Gloucestershire Hospitals NHSFT’s endoscopy service and how to contact them can be found here.

InHealth Endoscopy

InHealth provides a GP direct access diagnostic gastroscopy service for Gloucestershire patients aged 18 years and over from the following 3 locations:

  • Cirencester Hospital
  • Windrush Medical Centre, Witney
  • Harbourside, Bristol

Polypectomy, tattooing and therapeutics are also undertaken as part of the service. For pre-referral advice, please telephone 0333 202 3187 or email gastroadvice.inhealth@nhs.net (email response within 48 hours).

Please refer patients to InHealth for gastroscopy using the dedicated referral form which contains details of the indications and contraindications for the procedure.  Referrals should be sent via ‘The Community Endoscopy Service’ available on the NHS e-Referrals Service.

 

Further details about InHealth’s endoscopy service and how to contact them can be found here.

Winfield Hospital Endoscopy

Winfield Hospital in Gloucester provides a GP direct access diagnostic gastroscopy service for Gloucestershire patients aged 16 years and over.

Please refer patients to the Winfield for gastroscopy using a referral letter sent via the ‘Direct Access Gastroscopy Procedure NHS Clinic’ available on the NHS e-Referrals Service.

Further details about the Winfield’s endoscopy service and how to contact them can be found here.

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