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​Gastrointestinal (GI) Procedures Center

The new UPMC Bedford GI Lab has been renovated to provide our patients with a modern, spacious procedure room, to promote better patient safety and quality in the comfort of a community hospital setting.

The lab includes:

  • Two private, comfortable rooms, used for both pre-procedure and recovery.
  • Two spacious procedure rooms.
  • A spacious, comfortable waiting area for family members.

Services offered at the GI Lab include:

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • EGD (esophagogastroduodenoscopy)
  • Esophageal dilation
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastrostomy tube placement
  • Hemorrhoid banding
  • Paracentesis
  • PEG (percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy)
  • Procto
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Transnasal esophagoscopy

For a referral to the UPMC Bedford GI Lab, contact your gastroenterologist or your primary care physician.

For more information, call Specialty Services at 814-623-3513.