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Endoscopy

icddr,b offers endoscopy services to the general public at its hospital in Mohakhali.

Patients are required to have medical consultation prior to taking advantage of the service. Medical consultations are available by qualified doctors (trained in gastroenterology and hepatology) from Sunday through Thursday, from 9:30am to 12:30pm, but please call ahead to make an appointment.

The following services are available:

  • Gastroscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Banding
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Sigmoidoscopy

Radiology and Imaging:

  • Ultrasonogram and Radiology

Laboratory investigations:

  • Hematology
  • Microbiology (Culture and Sensitivity) of biological samples
  • Serology and
  • Clinical Biochemical tests

Conditions treated/detected via endoscopy:

  • Barretts Oesophagus
  • Stomach cancer – early and advanced
  • Gastro-intestinal stroma tumours of the upper intestinal tract
  • Bile duct stones
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Colon cancer and polyps
  • Crohns disease and ulcerative colitis

Patient aftercare

Patient aftercare is dependent on the nature of the condition. Some patients will require ongoing hospital visits, and some will be discharged after treatment.

Patient Support Services

All conditions are supported by a registered nurse

Contact Information:

(Direct) +880 2 9827058

Fax: +880 2 9827062