Upper GI General Surgery

Who is the service for?

OG - Dyspepsia, dysphagia and other.

HPB – benign bilary disease e.g. gall stones.

What does the service provide?

OG – diagnostic service for cancer and none cancer patients with referral to appropriate SMDT if required.

HPB – diagnostic service for cancer and none cancer patients with referrals to appropriate SMDT.

Who will patients meet?

The patients will meet the Upper GI surgeons, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Radiology, theatre and clinic staff.

When is the service available?

Outpatient clinics are available on a Monday and Friday.

Where is the service provided?

At present the Outpatient service is available at Oldham and Rochdale. General benign surgery is offered on all sites of the Pennine Acute NHS Trust.

Department contact details

Through booking and scheduing dept.

Practical information

Please bring a list of your current medication.