Endoscopies performed at Fulton County Hospital:
Upper endoscopies (EGD)—Examines the upper digestive tract which includes the esophagus, stomach and first part of the small intestine (duodenum).
Colonoscopies—examine the colon and rectum
The specialized team of endoscopy nurses and technicians will guide you through the process during your visit and provide detailed, procedure-specific discharge instructions.
Christopher Cochran M.D.Performs Upper Endoscopies and Colonoscopies and can be scheduled Tuesday through Thursday by calling 870-895-2691.
Since Fulton County Hospital offers care, kindness ,and compassion, the physician will discuss the results with the patient and family members after the procedure. There will also be a dictated report sent to the family physician within 2 – 3 days following the procedure.