In This Section:

Endoscopy

Endoscopy is a procedure that lets your doctor look inside your body. It uses an instrument called an endoscope, or scope for short. Scopes have a tiny camera attached to a long, thin tube. The doctor moves it through a body passageway or opening to see inside an organ. Scopes are used in the diagnosis, screening and treatment of many conditions, including those affecting the stomach, esophagus, colon, abdomen, pelvis and urinary system.

Find a Physician

Latest Tweets from @StVincentCMC

Join us in our 150th year of service as we launch a more than $125 million vision over the next decade for an integrated medical campus in downtown Cleveland. With $34 million committed, we begin with Phase II, a four-year $50 million plan to support critical improvements. Learn more

In This Section: