Austin Health's Gastroenterology Department provides expert care and treatment for people's medical needs associated with the digestive system and liver.
What does the Gastroenterology Department do?
Austin Health's Gastroenterology Department specialise in:
- gastrointestinal issues
- liver diseases including hepatitis, gallbladder and bile duct diseases
- liver transplant
- inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) such as Crohn's and ulcertativecolitis
- pancreatic disease
- oesophageal diseases
- Coeliac disease
Our trained doctors and advanced practice nurse endoscopists perform endoscopy procedures on patients requiring investigation and diagnosis.
Referral from your GP
All patients require a specalists clinic referral form from their GP or medical practitioner to access the gastroenterology service.
For all endoscopy services, please fill in the endoscopy referral form.
Your doctor will need to fax your referral to 9496 2097 along with all other relevant information and clinical results for timely triage. We will assess your referral for urgency and be in contact with you in the clinically recommended times to provide you with an appointment.