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Endoscopy Services at Baptist Hospital

 

8900 N. Kendall Drive
Second Floor, Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute
Miami, Florida 33176

Personalized Care
The Endoscopy Center at Baptist Hospital is a state of the art facility offering high quality diagnostic and therapeutic gastrointestinal and pulmonary endoscopy services. Gastrointestinal physiology studies including manometry, pH studies, endorectal ultrasonography and electromyography are also performed. 

Approximately 8,000 patients (outpatients and inpatients) are cared for annually. The department is open Monday - Friday from 6 a.m, to 5 p.m. with 24-hour coverage provided by on-call nurses and technicians.


OUTPATIENT ENDOSCOPY SERVICES

Hours:
6 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday
Phone: 786-596-6533


Services offered:
  • Biopsies
  • Bronchial Thermoplasty
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Electromyography
  • Endorectal Ultrasound
  • Enteroscopy
  • ERCP
  • Esophageal Procedures
  • Gastroscopy
  • Manometry
  • Motility Studies
  • pH Studies
  • Proctoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Tumor Ablation


  • Appointments:
    Your physician’s office will assist with scheduling all appointments. (A doctor’s prescription is required.)


    Guests:
    On the day of your appointment, plan on arriving at the hospital at the time given by the Endoscopy Center registrar. This time may be as much as an hour and a half before your procedure in order to complete preparations. Please arrange to have someone drive you home after your procedure as you will be sedated and unable to drive for 24 hours.

  • Bring your insurance card and photo ID with you.
  • Dress in comfortable, casual clothes.
  • Leave your valuables at home where they are safest.
  • Plan on being at the hospital at least three hours.
  • Bring a list of medications and vitamins you are taking.

  • If you have any questions about endoscopy, please talk to your doctor or call Baptist Hospital's Endoscopy Center at 786-596-6533 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekdays. 


    Parking:
    Complementary valet services are available for patients having procedures at the Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute entrance on SW 94 Street. 

    ​Insurance

    Baptist Health ac​cepts most major insurance carriers. View a list of the insurance plans we accept.​


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