Our current waiting times

First appointment From appointment to treatment
1-2 weeks 5-6 weeks

Please note: waiting times displayed are indicative and can change on a daily basis.


You have the right to choose where you have your NHS treatment.

At Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre we offer free NHS treatments to all patients. You are not required to pay if you are an NHS patient and have been referred for treatment by your GP.


Colonoscopy

A procedure often used to screen for bowel pathology, including polyps, and to screen for colon cancer. An endoscope (a very thin, long camera) is passed through the anus to view the large bowel and parts of the small bowel. It also enables polyps to be removed.

Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

An examination of the large intestine whereby a flexible endoscope is passed via the rectum through to the furthest part of the colon.

Gastroscopy

This is a very common procedure whereby an endoscope is used to look into the stomach to diagnose conditions.

Sigmoidoscopy

An examination of the large intestine using a rigid endoscope. It enables the doctor to look into the rectum and bottom part of the colon.


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