Endoscopy unit opens

Monday, July 31, 2017 - 15:45

In a bid to free up bed space and its accident and emergency room, the Eric Williams medical sciences complex has opened an endoscopy suite.

An endoscopy is a nonsurgical procedure used to examine a person's digestive tract.

This suite will offer same day procedures for patients looking to detect early signs of cancer and other internal ailments.

Akash Samaroo and cameraman Timothy Chasteau bring us the story.