Endoscopy/Minor Surgery

Endoscopy/Minor Surgery

Saint Clare’s offers surgical options for minor procedures that do not require general anesthesia or respiratory support. These procedures are performed on an inpatient and outpatient basis, depending on the decision of the patient’s surgeon and physician. Our Minor Procedures Department provides services which include:

  • Upper Endoscopy (Esophagogastroduodenoscopy)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • PEG Tube insertion
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardioversion
  • TEE (Transesophageal echocardiogram)
  • Biopsies
  • Cyst and lesion removal
  • Minor plastic surgery procedures
  • ENT and ophthalmic procedures, such as eye laser surgery
  • Wound care procedures such as debridement and skin graft
  • Local anesthesia
  • IV Moderate Sedation, provided by a anesthesiologist