Gastroscopy

  • A patient during gastroscopy at the Ljubljana branch clinic.
    A patient during gastroscopy at the Ljubljana branch clinic.

Gastroscopy is the endoscopic examination of the oesophagus, stomach and duodenum. Here we present the basic principles for understanding the procedure - how it is performed, to which purpose it serves and what are the possible side effects. The text cannot provide answers to all of your questions, so if you require additional clarification, please ask your personal doctor, or the doctor who conducts the examination.

What is a gastroscopy?

Preparing for gastroscopy

What to expect during gastroscopy?

What are the possible complications of gastroscopy?

What can you expect after gastroscopy?

A gastroscopy can also be performed under analgosedation in Bled and Ljubljana. Please contact the Diagnostic Centre Bled’s customer service department for more information.
At Diagnostic Centre Bled, the mentioned examination is performed on referral or as self-pay.  More >>

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