GI Lab

The Deaconess GI Lab offers an experienced staff and state-of-the-art technology. Most services are offered at both the main Deaconess Hospital campus and the Gateway Hospital campus. Exceptions include endoscopic ultrasound and fine needle aspiration, which are offered at the main campus only.

To ensure the best care for our patients, we follow the standards of the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA).

A partial list of services includes:
  • Colonoscopy
  • (EGD) Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
  • PEG (Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP with Sphincterotomy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Motility & pH Studies
  • Esophageal Prosthesis
  • Gastrostomy Tube Placement
  • Procto
  • Lithotripsy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Paracentesis
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Small Bowel Enteroscopy

Schedule a Patient:

To schedule procedures at Deaconess Hospital, call 812/450-3095 or 812/450-3087. Contact Deaconess Gateway Hospital at 812/ 842-3727.

All services should be scheduled through the office of the physician who will perform the procedure.

Office hours are Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., or Saturday 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Please be prepared to provide the following information:

  • Patient's Name
  • Patient's Home Phone Number
  • Physician
  • Procedure/ CPT Code
  • Date/ Time of Procedure
  • For ERCP, add DOB