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  • Endoscopy Center

    The Endoscopy Center is a 7,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility that provides an advanced environment for endoscopy and training. More than 12,600 endoscopic procedures are performed annually at UK Chandler Hospital, UK Good Samaritan and the VA Hospital.

    Procedures that are regularly performed include:

    For your comfort and safety, the Endoscopy Center features:

    • Soundproof procedure rooms
    • Private patient/physician conference rooms
    • An advanced air filtration system with high-flow negative pressure ventilation for maximum patient safety
    • A state-of-the-art endoscope sterilization and monitoring systems

    Preparing for your visit to the UK Endoscopy Center:

    Location and Directions: 

    The UK Endoscopy Center operates facilities at UK Chandler Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital. Both centers are located in Lexington, Kentucky, and are staffed by UK HealthCare physicians. For directions, please select the location where your procedure is scheduled.

    View UK Chandler Hospital Endoscopy location & directions (PDF, 451 KB)
    View UK Good Samaritan Hospital Endoscopy location & directions (PDF, 343 KB)

    Resources

    Endoscopy
    Upper GI endoscopy - American Gastroenterological Association

    Colon cancer
    Colorectal cancer fact sheet - UK HealthCare
    Colorectal cancer - American Gastroenterological Association
    Colon and rectal cancer - American Cancer Society 

    For Referring Providers

    For an open-access endoscopic procedure follow the instructions on the Endoscopy Order Form (PDF, 197 KB) and fax it to 859-257-9843.

    For an advanced open-access endoscopic procedure (ERCP, upper and lower EUS, Halo/Barrx, etc.) follow the instructions on the Advanced Endoscopy Scheduling Form (PDF, 106 KB) and fax it to 859-323-5274.

    Please note, the UK Endoscopy Center does not accept self referrals.
     



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