The Endoscopy Center
Mary Washington Hospital
1001 Sam Perry Blvd.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
The Endoscopy Center at Mary Washington Hospital provides nonsurgical procedures
used to examine a person's digestive tract. Using an endoscope, a
flexible tube with a light and camera attached to it, your doctor can
view pictures of your digestive tract on a color TV monitor.
Your doctor may recommend an endoscopy for several different reasons.
- To screen for and prevent cancer.
- To diagnose a disease or find out the cause of symptoms.
- To give treatment, such as giving medicines or using Laser therapy to destroy
Read an interesting article about colonoscopies:
"Take Care of Your Colon" by Dr. Baldwin Young.
Watch a video about
FibroScan®, a new technology at Mary Washington Healthcare, that delivers a non-invasive,
painless assessment to diagnose liver disease rather than enduring surgery.
If you are scheduled for a procedure, thank you for choosing Mary Washington
Hospital for your Endoscopy. We strive to always meet your needs and would
like to provide the following information to assist your experience.