General Endoscopy

Part of Digestive Health Center

What We Offer You for General Endoscopic Services


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Screening colonoscopies are proven to decrease the risk of death from colon cancer. Everyone needs to be screened, as colon cancer is a common cancer. Either way, Stanford is your partner, and we will be with you as you reduce your risk for colon cancer.

Colonoscopy and Screening Services

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services

Your Care Team

At Stanford, we bring together experts on your care team who have deep expertise in treating your specific condition. We understand that digestive problems affect everyone differently. We listen to your concerns to provide you with the most appropriate care.

Extended Care Team

Advanced Practice Providers
Endoscopy Nurses
Endoscopy Technicians

Accessing Care

The Endoscopy Suites at the Digestive Health Center in Redwood City were designed with your needs in mind. We offer discreet care in a comfortable setting. We also offer endoscopy services at our main campus in Palo Alto, as well as three other convenient locations throughout the Bay Area.

Frequently Asked Questions

Considering Stanford
What insurance plans does Stanford Health Care accept?
What service amenities are available to me?
Do I need a doctor referral to be seen at the Endoscopy Clinic?

In most cases, you will need a doctor to order the services for the General Endoscopy Clinic. However, we welcome patients referring themselves for screening colonoscopy (either for a first screen, or when they are due for a repeat colonoscopy, including if they have a previous history of colon polyps or a family history of colorectal cancer).  If you need a referral, please call [phone] to start the referral process.

Is financial assistance available?
First Appointment
What can I expect on my first appointment?
What should I bring to my first appointment?
I need directions to the clinic. Where do I park?
How do I send my medical record to SHC?
Can my family member or friend attend my appointment?
What is the best way to get all my questions answered during my appointment?
Current Patients
How do I pay my bill?

You have multiple options when it comes to paying your bill.

  • Online:
    • You can pay your bill in MyHealth or the MyHealth mobile app, our secure health information tool for patients
    • You can also pay as a guest without creating a login.
  • By mail:  
    • Stanford Health Care Hospital Payment Processing P.O. Box 740715, Los Angeles, CA 90074-0715
  • By calling a Customer Service Representative at 1-800-549-3720, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For more information about billing, visit our Billing page. 

Patient billing services at Stanford Health Care are provided by the billing office. To inquire about a bill that you received, please contact customer service: 

Stanford Hospital Billing
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

What service amenities are available to me?
How do I cancel or reschedule my appointment?

Please call our clinic receptionists at 650-736-5555. They are available Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. to help you reschedule or cancel your appointment. 

International Patients
I live overseas. How do I access Stanford care?

Please call +1 650-723-8561 or email to get started.

For Referring Physicians