Outpatient endoscopy services are now available at Hoag Health Center-Newport
Beach. Hoag Endoscopy Center was custom-built with physician input to
maximize efficiency and streamline patient flow, ensuring the optimal
The new center is equipped with three spacious procedure rooms that include
dictation stations with computers so physicians can easily document the
case without needing to leave the room, and 12 admission and recovery
bays designed with privacy walls to mitigate sound and make the experience
“Hoag Endoscopy Center offers the same quality care that is provided by the same expert health
care providers in the GI Lab at
Hoag Hospital Newport Beach,” says Kim Mikes, director, Short Stay Unit, Pre-Admission Screening &
GI Lab. “The new center’s goal was to tailor care specifically to
outpatient needs and make the patient experience as comfortable and efficient
In designing Hoag Endoscopy Center, patient experience was a main objective.
Patients experience a shorter wait time and spend less time at the facility
overall because the center is designed specifically for outpatient procedures.
Hoag Endoscopy Center is beautifully decorated to create a serene environment
and offers patients many features such as ample on-site parking, and easy
access right off of Superior Avenue.
"We will maintain specialized interventional procedures, inpatients
and higher acuity outpatients in the hospital’s GI Lab, and move
uncomplicated outpatient procedures to this beautiful new center to help
improve efficiencies at both locations,” explains Kim.
Hoag Endoscopy Center is conveniently located on the first floor of Hoag
Health Center-Newport Beach at 500 Superior Ave., suite 120. Hoag accepts
all major insurance providers. See article at left for a list of affiliated
insurance plans. For more information, call 949-764-7580.