Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy

Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy

DLSUMC provides endoscopy services using state-of-the-art, high-definition endoscopic equipment in diagnosing and treating diseases of the gastrointestinal tracts. DLSUMC also hosted the first per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) procedure in the Philippines.


  • Upper GI endoscopy / EGD / Gastroscopy
  • Lower GI endoscopy / Colonoscopy
  • Third space endoscopy (upper and lower GI)
  • Magnifying endoscopy with narrow band imaging (upper and lower GI) and┬áchromoendoscopy for detection of early GI cancer
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Rigid anoscopy / Proctosigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic biopsy, Paracentesis
  • Endoscopic hemostasis:
    • Injection sclerotherapy
    • Endoclip application
    • Argon plasma coagulation (APC)
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
  • Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) for treatment of early GI cancer
  • Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for achalasia
  • Electrosurgical hemostatic forceps application (soft coagulation)
  • Snare / Piecemeal polypectomy
  • Foreign body extraction (upper and lower GI tract)
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube insertion
  • Rubber band ligation (RBL)
  • Sclerosing injection treatment (SIT) for hemorrhoids
  • Intragastric balloon deployment (BIB) for obesity


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