GTA Endoscopy Services is classified as a type II facility, providing topical anesthesia and conscious sedation for endoscopic procedures. To improve patient safety and patient comfort, an Anesthesiologist is present on-site to administer sedation and monitor patients through their procedure.
All physicians who administer conscious sedation at GTA Endoscopy Services Inc.:
- possess a valid certificate or registration from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)
- are approved to perform procedures by holding RCPSC designation as a specialist in anesthesia
- have current and active privileges to support similar procedures at a hospital
- are in good standing with the professional body and maintain CMPA insurance