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Bowel Screening

Bowel Cancer Screening Programme

The bowel cancer screening test is for people aged 60 to 74 and is a test you can do at home. 

If your test comes back with an abnormal result, you will be offered a colonoscopy to check for signs of bowel cancer.

Get information on the bowel cancer screening test (opens in new window) >

Our services

Our endoscopy units at Royal Derby Hospital, Queen's Hospital Burton and Sir Robert Peel Community Hospital are all JAG accreditated, meaning that the units have demonstrated competence to deliver against the criteria set out in the national JAG standards. 

Get more information on JAG accreditation (opens in new window) >

Our team consists of screening practitioners (SSPs) and screening accredited consultant colonoscopists. We also work closely with the radiology department, colorectal team and histopathology service.

Find and contact us

Royal Derby Hospital

Bowel Screening Clinics
Medical Outpatients
Level 1
Uttoxeter Road
DE22 3NE

Nearest entrance: Main entrance
Nearest car park: 1 and 8


Bowel Screening Endoscopy

Endoscopy Unit
Level 1
Uttoxeter Road
DE22 3NE

Nearest entrance: Main entrance or 24
Nearest car park: 1 and 8 (Main entrance), 7 (Entrance 24)

Telephone: 01332 786 429