The endoscopy suite is a state-of-the-art facility that provides comfortable surroundings for patients undergoing endoscopy procedures.
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The modern, high-tech equipment available allows for the most up-to-date procedures (such as endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography – ERCP, spy glass endoscopy, endoscopic ultrasound, double balloon endoscopy and capsule endoscopy) to be carried out on patients.


The Manchester Centre for Gastroenterology and Hepatology is located on the 2nd Floor of Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL

Enter the MRI through Entrance 2 (on The Boulevard adjacent to Marks and Spencer) and walk straight through Costa Coffee to the lifts. Take the lift to the 2nd floor. Turn right and go down the ramp. The Endoscopy unit is on the left hand side, and reception is on the right when you enter the unit.


For information about our gastroenterology consultants, please visit their profiles on the right hand side of this page.

Surgical consultant endoscopists include Mr Donnelly, Professor Hill, Mr Jamdhar, Mr Rajeev Kushwaha and Mr Sheen.

Our respiratory consultants who perform bronchoscopy are Dr. Simon Bailey, Dr. Marwan Najib and Dr. Karthik Santhanakrishnan.

Endoscopy Nurses

Endoscopy Matron  Sr Melissa Ardis

Endoscopy Clinical Manager Sr Lisa Johnson

Endoscopy Sisters:

Sr Laura Cartwright

CN Gonzalo Marqueno

Sr Marilyn Mcgel

Sr Lynsey Phelan

Trust decontamination lead:

John Astridge

Clinical Nurse Educator:

CN Philip Codling

Nurse Endoscopists:

Sr Chapala Dey

Sr Amy Green

CN Callum McShane

CN Dale Ware

CN Marc Wood

ERCP Clinical Nurse Specialist:

Jill Sibbald  0161 276 5865, bleep 9965, email jill.sibbald@mft.nhs.uk

Admission and appointments

Appointments are booked following a referral from your GP or from other hospitals, and then by appointment only.

Contact Numbers

Reception: 0161 276 4366

Administration team: 0161 276 5695 / 0161 276 5696

Nurses: 0161 276 7993 (If you have queries prior to your endoscopy)