Endoscopy Services (Direct Access)

Direct Access to a Dedicated Consultant Led Endoscopy Service

REFERRAL FORM

Hermitage Medical Clinic Endoscopy Services offers Direct Access Endoscopy services to patients referred by GPs

GASTROENTEROLOGISTS
Professor Gerard Clarke Rooms (0906) 400104
Dr. Jack Hollingsworth Rooms (01) 6459608
Prof. Susan McKiernan Rooms (01) 4162598
Dr. Asghar Qasim Rooms (086) 2257691
Prof Barbara Ryan Rooms (01) 6459605
Dr. Claire Smyth Rooms (086) 7848442
SURGICAL
Mr. Mike Allen Rooms 01 6459620
Mr. David Beddy Rooms (01) 6459485
Mr. Brian J Mehigan Rooms 01 4284172
Mr. Eoin Mooney Rooms (044) 9329935
Mr. Eadhbhard Mulligan Rooms (01) 6459650
Prof Paul Neary Rooms (01) 6459516
Prof Tom Walsh Rooms (01) 8228954
Mr. Dhafir Alazawi Rooms (086) 1013945
SUITABLE PATIENTS

  • New upper GI symptoms
  • Suspected GI bleed (stable)
  • Suspected malabsorption syndrome
  • Diarrhoea
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Altered bowel habit
  • Weight loss
  • Anaemia (iron deficiency)
  • Family history/screening
UNSUITABLE PATIENTS

  • Not fit for day-case procedure
  • Not fit for at home bowel prep
  • Aged under 16
  • Significant co-morbidities
    (uncontrolled CFF, severe renal disease)
  • Haemodynamically Unstable Patient
SERVICE FEATURES

Same day Consultant Triage – referrals received by 4pm
Appointments organised within 2 working days – directly with patient
Reports to referring doctor – verbal communication of urgent results & written reports sent within 24 hours
Results & Management plan – discussed with patient on day of procedure
Insurance Cover – please refer to relevant procedure insurance code and check with your insurance provider

Referral Form