Manchesters Premier Gastroenterological Specialists


We have provided a collection of links that you may find useful.

Information for Patients about endoscopic procedures


Flexible sigmoidoscopy

Colonic polyps and their treatment

Upper GI endoscopy (‘gastroscopy' or ‘OGD')

Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS)

Capsule endoscopy

Oesophageal dilatation

Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)


Patient help sites


CORE - Digestive Disorders Foundation

Coeliac Society UK

National Association for Colitis and Crohn's Disease

British Liver Trust
PBC Foundation
Barrett's Oesophagus Foundation
Patient UK
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Gastrointestinal patient support groups
Natural Practices
Pelvic pain / Fertility

Professional Groups


British Society of Gastroenterology

American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

European Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

American Gastroenterological Association
European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL)
Joint Advisory Group (JAG)
General Medical Council (GMC)