The gastroenterology department specialise in all aspects of gastroenterology and the investigation of gastrointestinal cancer. We have specialist teams for cancers, inflammatory bowel disease, nutrition, liver and alcohol.
Inpatients are based on Victoria Ward. Outpatient appointments and investigations such as endoscopy and X rays/scans take place at both the Royal Hampshire County Hospital and Andover Memorial Hospital.
Inflamatory bowel disease team
After you have been referred to the gastroenterology department you will be contacted by the booking team to arrange an outpatient appointment.
On arrival in the outpatients department you will be checked in by the reception staff. During your appointment, you will meet the clinc nurses, who will weigh you and provide you with any additional documentation you need for the clinic.
You will meet your consultant and there will may occasionally be a medical student present.
Following your consultation, the administration tyeam will be in touch to arrange further appointments, if required. A letter will also be sent to your GP, informing them of the outcome of the consultation.