Preparing for a Standard Colonoscopy

Having a colonoscopy can be daunting, and that’s nothing to be ashamed of. Knowing how to prepare for a colonoscopy can be a huge help as it can take away some nerves and ensure your colonoscopy goes as smoothly as possible. Here are some general steps to take into consideration when preparing for a colonoscopy. … Read more

Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM Procedure)

Illustration of face and oesophageal region for Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM)

POEM procedures (Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy) are used to treat achalasia and other oesophageal disorders in patients when considered appropriate by our consultant Gastroenterologists. Request a Gastroenterologist Consult (07) 3324 1500 What does the POEM Procedure involve? The POEM procedure uses an endoscope and creates incisions in the oesophagus lining to pass the endoscope further past … Read more


ERCP (Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography) An ERCP (Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography) is a procedure used by our highly skilled gastroenterologists to diagnose possible disorders of the pancreas and bile duct system.  Request an ERCP Booking (07) 3324 1500 Bile is made in the liver and stored in the gallbladder until food is eaten. Bile is then discharged … Read more

Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)

Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) What is an Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)? An endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) allows your doctor to examine the lining and the walls of your oesophagus, stomach and duodenum. EUS is also used to study internal organs that lie next to the gastrointestinal tract, such as the gall bladder and pancreas. We offer endoscopic ultrasound … Read more

Brisbane Colonoscopy

The visiting doctors offer colonoscopy procedures at two convenient locations in Brisbane; Greenslopes and Ormiston.  The visiting doctors also provide an Open Access Colonoscopy service that allows healthy, age-appropriate patients to easily schedule a colonoscopy, usually without a pre-procedure visit. Request a Colonoscopy Booking (07) 3324 1500 What is a Colonoscopy? Colonoscopy is more precise … Read more

Clinical Hepatology

Clinical Hepatology

Clinical Hepatology The experienced liver specialists (hepatologists) deliver an advanced level of care to hepatology patients in the diagnosis, treatment and management of liver disease. In addition, our hepatologists remain at the forefront of medical advancement, participating in clinical trials of new and emerging therapies in liver disease including antiviral agents for hepatitis C that … Read more

Video Capsule Endoscopy

Video Capsule Endoscopy A video capsule endoscopy provides patients with a non-invasive approach to having their small bowel viewed and examined by Gastroenterologists.  Request a Video Capsule Endoscopy Booking (07) 3324 1500 What is a Video Capsule Endoscopy? The video capsule endoscopy procedure involves the patient ingesting of a small capsule (roughly the size of … Read more

Gastroscopy and Endoscopy

Gastroscopy (Upper Endoscopy) Gastroscopy, also known as upper endoscopy, is a procedure that is performed by gastrointestinal specialists at Queensland Gastroenterology.  Request a Gastroscopy Booking (07) 3324 1500 What is a Gastroscopy? A gastroscopy is a procedure in which a narrow and flexible tube called an endoscope is used to look inside the oesophagus, stomach … Read more


Fibroscan The visiting hepatologists offer FibroScan® services at Greenslopes Private Hospital in Brisbane, and test results are available immediately.  This is an excellent non-invasive method for assessing liver fibrosis.  The visiting hepatologists are committed to excellence in innovation & research of liver diseases. Request a Fibroscan Booking (07) 3324 1500 What is a Fibroscan? A … Read more

Clinical Gastroenterology

Clinical Gastroenterology At Queensland Gastroenterology, all visiting doctors are specialists in the fields of Gastroenterology and/or Hepatology (liver diseases) and offer comprehensive assessment and treatment of a range of gastrointestinal and liver conditions. All visiting doctors provide advanced level care for conditions that affect the liver and gastrointestinal tract including Barrett’s oesophagus, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative … Read more