Endoscopy Center

The Endoscopy Center at Hillsboro Medical Center is dedicated to providing care that is centered around you. Our team performs screening procedures to support health and early detection, as well as diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting your digestive system.

The center has private rooms where you stay before and after a procedure.  The room has glass doors and privacy curtains where you and one designated family member or support person can be comfortable during the appointment.

Our diagnosis services

The center’s medical team specializes in diagnosing diseases and conditions, including:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis / Chronic Inflammation
  • Barret’s Esophagus
  • Dysphagia (difficulty swallowing) / Esophageal Strictures
  • Cancer of the digestive tract via endoscopy and biopsy
  • Inflammatory bowel diseased (IBD) such as ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn’s disease
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Cancer of the lungs via bronchoscopic ultrasound and biopsy

Common disorders diagnosed and treated

  • Achalasia
  • Benign or pre-cancerous polyps of the colon (Colon cancer screening)
  • Bile Duct Stones
  • Bile Duct Strictures
  • Bile Duct Leakage
  • Esophageal Varicies
  • Ulcerations of the digestive tract
  • Unexplained bleeding of the digestive tract

Resources

Read our endoscopy booklet that includes details on how to prepare for your exam.  (English) (en Español)