At Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park, we offer a comprehensive, specialist service for a wide range of upper gastrointestinal, lower gastrointestinal and colorectal conditions.
In our private hospital in Edinburgh, general surgeons perform some of the most common surgical procedures including gallbladder removal, hernia operations and treatment of skin lesions and varicose veins.
General surgery focuses on treating the abdominal area and intestines including the oesophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts.
Our consultant surgeons and specialist clinical staff are experienced and provide high quality clinical care.
With fast access to consultations and diagnostic tests and scans, we can provide expert advice to help you make the right decision about your care.
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Dr Mark Cox details what a colonoscopy procedure is, what it involves and why a person would have one.View video