A Complete Process Of Private Endoscopy

Private Endoscopy is a process in which, along a narrow tube, is inserted into the body to observe tissue or any internal organ in detail.

Gastroscopy is another name for the process of endoscopy. This process helps to operate gastric problems. Endoscopes are usually inserted in the openings of the body, like the mouth.

Private Endoscopy costs different in semi-government hospitals and private hospitals depending on the condition of the patient. Some of the requirements are discussed above:-


  • Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth:

It is a condition that affects the small intestine and is also known as blind loop syndrome. It occurs when the bacteria in a small intestine increases.

  • Burning mouth syndrome:

There is a bitter taste in the mouth, and we feel got or painful sensation in the mouth.

  • Coeliac disease:

It happens when the body’s immune system reacts to gluten which is a process found in food

  • Achalasia:

It is a condition that affects the oesophagus or food pipe.

  • Functional heartburn:

It causes chest pain without any evidence of heart problems.

  • Functional dyspepsia:

It is the discomfort that occurs in the upper abdomen.


  • Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth:

Reduced appetite, bloating, feeling sick and constipation.

  • Burning mouth syndrome:

Fatigue, frustration, low mood.

  • Coeliac diseases:

It causes irritable bowel syndrome.

  • Achalasia:

Chest pain, discomfort after eating, chest infections.

  • Functional heartburn:

Painful sensation in the whole mouth.

  • Functional dyspepsia:

Burning sensation in upper chest ulcers, nausea, bleching, bloating.

Private Endoscopy also provides several treatments, and some of them are as follows:


  • Complementary therapies:

It treats conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome, burning mouth syndrome, functional heartburn, gastritis.

  • Dietary therapy:

It helps to manage your diet and to deal with symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome

  • Endoscopic dilation:

It is a process of passing a narrow tube down the food pipe to dilate gastro oesophagal reflux disease

  • Endoscopic removal of polyps:

Doctors use several techniques and methods to treat this.

  • Voice therapy:

It is treated according to the severity of age that depends on person to person

For more details, check this video:

Author: Dr. Sarmed Sami MBChB, MRCP, PGCME, PhD

Consultant Gastroenterologist, Founder and Director of Digestive Health UK.

In Private Endoscopy, several tests are done to examine the root cause of the problem, and these tests are listed below:


  • Abdominal scans
  • Blood test
  • Stool test
  • Bowel cancer screening
  • Endoscopy: Gastroscopy
  • Endoscopy: Colonoscopy
  • Videofluoroscopy
  • H pylori

You can consult any doctor of your choice very quickly. It can be done both by booking an online appointment or face to face meeting. Both are easily accessible at your convenience.

Don’t avoid these symptoms and consult the doctor according to your problem to maintain a healthy lifestyle.