Westmead Public Hospital Endoscopy Unit

Telephone
02 9845 6768

Fax
02 9845 5637

Directions
If you are entering Westmead Hospital via University Clinics Entrance (10 on map), take first set of lifts on the left (just opposite to coffee shop/University Clinics) up to level 3 (you enter on level 2). The Endoscopy Unit should be directly in front of you after walking down a short corridor. If you are entering Westmead Hospital via Emergency Department Entrance (2 on map), turn right after the main Atrium/Patient Enquiry, just prior to the chemist. Continue down the corridor past Emergency Department and past Diagnostic Imaging till the end of the corridor. Turn right at the end of the corridor at Pre-Admission Clinic and take the first set of lifts on the right (just opposite coffee shop/University Clinics) up to level 3. The Endoscopy Unit should be directly in front of you after walking down a short corridor.

Special Instructions
Please ensure that you have taken your form to the Endoscopy Unit and handed this form to the booking clerk there well in advance of the procedure. Remember to fast for at least 6 hours prior to the procedure. Make sure you have withheld any medications that may increase your potential risk of bleeding, as per instructed by Dr Wu (please discuss with Dr Wu if you are unsure). All other regular medications can be taken with a sip of water at 6am for morning procedures and with breakfast for afternoon procedures. Please remember to bring all your CT scans and films with you to the procedure, even if Dr Wu has reviewed them previously. Please remember to have someone pick you up after the procedure.