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Useful Information

A free-phone helpline
0800 707 6060
provides additional support to those taking up the offer of Bowel Cancer Screening.


Endoscopy Reception:

0208 235 4130


Useful Links




Inside Out (Stoma Support Group)

Virtual Colonoscopy - Private Patients

As a private patient, Virtual Colonoscopy is available at St. Mark's Hospital whether you have symptoms that your GP or hospital doctor feel warrants investigation of the large bowel and it surroundings, or you do not have symptoms but would like a 'screening' test to exclude cancer or its precursor; the colon polyp. For either scenario, please speak to your doctor who can contact the virtual colonoscopy program co-ordinator, Mrs Janice Muckian, at St. Mark's by letter, fax, telephone or email to the following address:

Mrs Janice Muckian,
Virtual Colonoscopy program co-ordinator,
Intestinal Imaging centre, Level 4V, St. Mark's Hospital.
Watford Road,
HA1 3UJ 
TEL:020 8235 4180
FAX: 020 8235 4122

Click here for the Frequently Asked Questions  

Click here for the Diet and bowel preparation sheet

Click here for  Virtual Colonoscopy - Patient Information leaflet

Click here to download the REQUEST FOR PRIVATE VIRTUAL COLONOSCOPY (VC) in Microsoft Word DOC version.

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