Endoscopy is a process that allows physicians to better examine the body's passageways, including the esophagus, stomach, colon, etc. Through a piece of equipment known as an endoscope, the doctor can directly look at specific areas to better evaluate and detect problems.
Saint Joseph Health performs a variety of standard procedures, and many advanced procedures on a daily basis, including stent placements, cryotherapy, Bravo pH studies, fine needle aspiration (FNA), percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) placement, direct J-tube placement, manometry with impedence, capsule endoscopy, endoscopic ultrasound, endoscopic bronchial ultrasound, and Halo treatment.
|Saint Joseph East
150 N. Eagle Creek Drive, Lexington, KY 40509
|Saint Joseph Hospital
1 Saint Joseph Drive, Lexington, KY 40504
|Saint Joseph London
1001 Saint Joseph Lane, London, KY 40741
|Saint Joseph Martin
11203 Main Street, Martin, KY 41649
|Saint Joseph Mount Sterling
225 Falcon Drive, Mt. Sterling, KY 40353
Flaget Memorial Hospital
4305 New Shepherdsville Road, Bardstown, KY 40004