Patient Instructions: Other Procedures


The following information and instruction sheets will prepare you for your scheduled procedure with OhioHealth Gastroenterology Physicians, formerly Digestive Diseases Consultants.

Procedure instruction sheets

These instructions include important information such as:

  • what to do about medications and/or supplements you may be taking
  • what to eat and drink in the hours/days before your procedure
  • what you may need to purchase
  • what to bring with you

It is important to follow these instructions carefully and completely to ensure the best results of the procedure.

Please select the document (PDF) below that pertains to your procedure, as determined by your physician, and follow the instructions.


Instructions for other procedures:


EGD is a scope procedure that allows your gastroenterologist to examine the lining of your esophagus, stomach and duodenum for any abnormalities.