Scarborough Health Network (SHN) offers a full range of upper gastrointestinal (GI) and colorectal produces. At SHN, a group of dedicated and skilled Gastroenterologists work across three campuses (Centenary, General and Birchmount) to provide a full spectrum of GI services.
Through a number of leading inpatient and outpatient services and endoscopic procedures, SHN provides innovative and refined endoscopy services, that provide advanced diagnostic and therapeutic intervention for gastrointestinal bleeding, pancreatico-biliary diseases, colorectal cancer screening and prevention, along with palliative endoluminal stenting for malignant disease. In addition, we also perform endoscopy ultrasound and enteroscopy.
What We Offer
Diagnostic and Screening Procedures:
- Small Bowel Enteroscopy
- Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Upper G.I. Therapeutic Procedures:
- Cryosurgery on internal hemorrhoids
- Lateral internal sphincterotomy
- Excision of para-anal lesions
- Pilonidal Cystectomy
- Treatment of Condyloma Accuminata
- Biopsy and excision of upper G.I. lesions where indicated
- Esophageal manometry and esophageal dilation for Dysphagia (Motility Clinic)
Fit Positive Clinic
Through our FIT Clinic, Scarborough Health Network (SHN) aims to provide rapid colon cancer care to our community, as conveniently as possible. At our Birchmount hospital, the FIT clinic has been established to provide seamless care for those who have tested positive from the Fecal Immunochemical Test (FIT), who may be at an average risk of developing colorectal cancer.
We strive to provide excellent endoscopic services and complete follow-up care for our patients. We welcome referrals from family physicians and specialists.
Birchmount Hospital 416-495-0135