Our Endoscopy team are specialists in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the stomach and intestines. We undertake more than 3,500 endoscopies each year, making TAC the largest independent endoscopy unit in Scotland.
Whether you need a routine test or more in-depth assessments, our multidisciplinary team will work together to provide you with the best personalised care. With the latest diagnostic and endoscopic technology available, we can offer faster diagnosis to everyone who comes to us for care. The wide range of conditions we treat includes Crohn’s disease, pancreatic cancer, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), gallstones and stomach tumours, ulcers and gastro-oesophageal reflux.
An endoscopy is a procedure where the inside of the body is examined using an endoscope. This instrument is a long thin flexible tube that has a light source and camera at the end. Images are then relayed onto a television screen.