2nd Department of Gastroenterology

The 2nd Gastroenterology Department of Invasive Endoscopy provides general gastroenterology services. It also performs specialized interventions, such as ΕPC, mucosal cauterization with Argon Plasma, etc. In collaboration with the Hellenic Society of Gastroenterology, the Professional Association of Hellenic Gastroenterologists and the Hellenic Institution of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, the Department develops a program of conducting preventive colonoscopies in the context of the National Committee of the Ministry of Health program for the prevention of colon cancer.

Telephone: (+30)210-6972126

Call Center: (+30)210-6972000

Email: bgas@dunant.gr

Director: Symvoulakis Emmanouil

Activities

General services for gastrointestinal diseases

  • Outpatient Clinic
  • Gastroscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Push enteroscopy
  • Wireless capsule endoscopy
  • Polypectomy

Specialized invasive procedures

  • ERCP
  • Mucosal resection
  • Endoscopic gastrostomy, stent placement in the digestive tract
  • Endoscopic treatment of internal hemorrhoidal disease
  • Argon Plasma coagulation to prevent bleeding from certain lesion in the gastrointestinal tract
  • Endoscopic hemostasis treatment
  • Gastrointestinal motility studies
  • Band ligation of esophageal varices
  • Stricture dilation
  • Upper and lower gastrointestinal stent insertion

Medical Staff