Endoscopy and Medical Day Stay Department
Ground Floor, Theatre and Emergency Department building, Hutt Hospital, High Street, Lower Hutt
Phone: 570 9191 (Endoscopy Procedures bookings clerk)
570 9158 (Endoscopy Outpatients and Medical Day Stay)
Opening Hours: 0830-1700 Monday-Friday.
Closed weekends and public holidays.
The medical day stay and endoscopy department provides an extensive range of internal examination procedures and treatments, intravenous infusions such as iron and blood transfusions, and specialised medications for patients with long term conditions. We receive referrals from a wide variety of hospital services as well as GPs.
The unit has eight bed spaces, (six ‘lazy boy’ reclining chairs and two beds) and admits an average of 10 patients each day.
Below is a list of services provided by the medical day stay and endoscopy department. Click on the links for further information and frequently asked questions about what each procedure involves, what you will need to do beforehand and what will happen afterwards.
Gastroenterology outpatients service
Specialist nurses – inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and hepatitis. Please contact them via the main Endoscopy phone number on 570 9158.