GASTROENTEROLOGY & ENDOSCOPY UNIT


CANADIAN MEDICAL CENTER

Smart Solutions For Your Wellbeing


Gastroenterologists perform a number of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures including colonoscopy, endoscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic ultrasound and liver biopsy. Some gastroenterology trainees will complete in transplant hepatology, advanced endoscopy, inflammatory bowel disease, motility or other topics..

In this unit we provide to you Smart Balloons wich are the FIRST and ONLY swallowables, FDA-approved stomach balloon system for weight loss. This System helps facilitate weight loss by taking up space in your stomach so you eat less. Three balloons are placed for a six-month non-surgical treatment, combined with a professionally supervised nutrition and exercise program for optimal weight loss. Patients in the clinical study lost twice as much weight as with diet and exercise alone. Stomach balloons can be an alternative to bariatric surgery.

SERVICES
Upper GI Endoscopy (EGD)
Colonoscopy
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
ERCP
EUS (endoscopic ultrasound)
High resolution manometry and Impedance
Capsule endoscopy (PillCam)
EMR (endoscopic mucosal resection)
Liver Biopsy

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