Digestive Health

Procedure Preparation Instructions

Pre-procedure preparation is important in a successful endoscopic procedure. You will receive written instructions from your physician on how to prepare for your procedure. You may also read and download the instructions found below.

Please note there are four (4) different preparations for colonoscopy.

Please call (650) 736-5555 for the appropriate pre-procedure instructions for you.

Procedure Authorization

Please check with your referring physician if insurance authorization for the procedure has been obtained. A copy of the authorization may be faxed to 650-723-8305. Ultimately it is the patient's responsibility to ensure that authorization has been obtained.

Preparation Documents

Colonoscopy Preparation

 Double Balloon Enteroscopy

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