Gastroenterology  |  Colorectal Cancer Pathway - Private Referral




Gastroenterology

Colorectal Cancer Pathway - Private Referral

Referral options should be discussed including the option of private referral where appropriate.

Colonoscopies can be performed by gastroenterologists or general surgeons.

As a rough guide the cost of a colonoscopy is about $2000.

CT Colonography is about $800 (waiting time 1-2 weeks):

  • Not suitable for detection of polyps < 6mm or IBD, useful for investigation of vague bellyache, does not provide therapeutic opportunity


These details figures could change anytime. 



Last updated : Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Next review date : Thursday, November 24,2016


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