Mercy Central Campus Endoscopy
Your endoscopy procedure has been scheduled at Mercy Endoscopy - Central Campus at 1111 6th Ave., West Building, Level 2, Des Moines, IA.
You may receive a phone call prior to your procedure for pre-registration and to review your health history. If you do receive a call, feel free to ask any questions you may have about your upcoming procedure and recovery.When you arrive for your appointment please remember to bring:
- Insurance card(s)
- Photo ID
- Complete list of all medications you are currently taking. This includes nonprescription medication such as ibuprofen.
DO NOT bring any valuables or jewelry to your appointment.
When you arrive for your appointment, please park in the West Parking Ramp and use the West Entrance. Valet parking is available at the West Entrance Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
When you check in, you MUST have someone with you who can drive you home after your procedure. This person should also plan to be responsible for your care following your procedure. You WILL NOT be allowed to drive home after your procedure and you WILL NOT be able to take a taxi instead of having a driver unless you are accompanied by another adult. Your procedure may be delayed or cancelled if you arrive alone.
If you have any questions about prescription medications prescribed for your procedure, please call Mercy Gastroenterology Clinic at (515) 222-7600.
We at Mercy are committed to providing a safe and caring environment for all of our patients. After your visit, please feel free to offer any suggestions on improving care and patient safety by contacting Mercy Central Campus Endoscopy at 515-247-3071.
Female patients between the ages of menarche and menopause will be required to provide a urine specimen for a urine pregnancy test at the time of admission.
Mercy Endoscopy - Central Campus at 1111 6th Ave., West Building, Level 2, Des Moines, IA 50314
FROM INTERSTATE 235
From I-235 Eastbound: Exit I-235 at 7th St. Drive across 7th St. (one-way southbound) and 6th Ave. (one-way northbound) and turn left (north) onto 5th Ave.Mercy is two blocks ahead on your right-hand side.
From I-235 Westbound: Exit the interstate at the sign that states 2nd, 3rd, and 5th St. exits. Follow the exit ramp straight ahead to the stoplights at 5th Ave. Turn right and Mercy will be two blocks ahead on your right-hand side.
FROM INTERSTATE 80
Take the 2nd Ave. exit and head south to University Avenue—approximately four miles. Turn right onto University Ave. Go four blocks to 6th Ave. and turn left. The main drive entrance to Mercy is one block ahead on your left-hand side. Laurel Street is one block further on your left.