LOCATION: Endoscopy Unit, C Level, Junction 3
*NB. Monday am – One Stop Clinic & Endoscopy – Main Out-Patient Department, C Level & Endoscopy & Thursday am - One Stop Clinic & Endoscopy – Scarborough Suite, C Level & Endoscopy.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: The unit undertakes gastroscopy’s, flexible sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy procedures which will give students insight to anatomy of the gastrointestinal tract. Tissue sampling/biopsies and therapeutic procedures eg polypectomy.
The ‘One-Stop Clinic’ is where patients come for Clinic and have investigations done on the same day.
WHAT YOU MIGHT SEE/DO AT THE UNIT:
Students will be able to observe all procedures & assist staff during therapeutic procedures.
*Monday am - Mr R Rajaram, Consultant General Surgeon
Monday pm - Mr C Oommen, Locum Consultant in General Surgery
Tuesday pm - Mr K Rashid, Consultant General Surgeon
Wednesdays & *Thursday am - Mr Omar Tawfiq, Associate Specialist in General Surgery
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF STUDENTS = 1 per session