What to Expect Before, During and After Your Procedure

Reception at Endoscopy Institute of HawaiiHaving a procedure can be a stressful experience for some and that’s why we’ve worked hard to make sure your experience here is relaxed and pleasant.

When you arrive at our endoscopy center you will be escorted to the preparation area by one of our friendly staff members. Here a nurse will conduct a brief health history and take your vital signs.

You will then be moved to the procedure room where your doctor and our highly-trained support staff will perform the procedure in one of our state-of-the-art procedure rooms.

Discuss you Endoscopy Procedure with your doctorAfter your procedure is completed, you will be taken to another room where one of our nurses will ensure your comfort. We will give you instructions for taking care of yourself at home, and answer any questions you might have.

Once your discharge orders are complete, you are able to go home. You will need to have a responsible adult take you home.

You can call your endoscopist at the number provided in your discharge instructions if questions arise while you are recovering at home. You may return to regular activity, including work, on the day following your procedure.

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