Description of Service
The Intestinal Imaging Department has two dedicated imaging fluoroscopy rooms specialising in small bowel imaging (Barium Follow Through), water soluble contrast studies of the large bowel, Proctogram and Pouchograms. The unit also specialises in upper gastrointestinal (GI) studies, having both a video and barium swallow service.
The department has a dedicated GI Ultrasound (US) imaging room. St Mark’s is one of the few hospitals in the country able to scan the rectum in order to inform clinicians whether there is damage to the muscles in the rectum (Endo-anal US) or whether there is an early stage cancer (Endo-rectal).
Hours of Service
The Unit is staffed Monday-Friday, 9am – 5pm.
Location Within Hospital
The Intestinal Imaging Unit is located on Level 4 of St Mark’s Hospital.
Dr Michele Marshall
Clinical Director & GI Consultant
Dr David Burling
Dr Arun Gupta
Dr Raj Ilangovan
Dr Uday Patel
Miss Rachel Baldwin
GI Superintendent Radiographer
X-Ray Reception – 0208 235 4180