Capsule Endoscopy Remote Reading Hub

Capsule endoscopy remote reading hub


Our capsule endoscopy reading hub, based at the Royal Free London, supports video capsule services across the UK and throughout the world, making it accessible to a wide audience of healthcare professionals and patients. This is particularly useful for areas where there is a shortage of qualified capsule clinicians or where access to endoscopy services is limited.

Services offered

Remote case reading and reporting: We offer remote case reading and reporting, allowing clinicians to save time and resources by outsourcing their reading and reporting requirements to our team of experts.

This benefits capsule start-up units and busy practices or hospitals that have a high volume of patients suitable for capsule investigation.

Secure Cloud-based system: The service uses a secure Cloud-based system to ensure the privacy and confidentiality of patient data. This is important for healthcare professionals who need to comply with strict privacy regulations.

Our experienced clinicians: Our team has read and reported thousands of capsule cases over the past 15 years. This gives healthcare professionals and patients confidence in the advice and reporting they receive.

Quick turnaround time: The average turnaround time of 72 hours, helps healthcare professionals to provide timely and effective patient care.

Pricing on a case by case basis. Discounts available for guaranteed volumes and time periods.

Our web-based, remote video capsule endoscopy reading and reporting hub is an innovative and valuable service that can benefit healthcare professionals and patients worldwide.

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Lead consultant


Professor Owen Epstein

Professor of Gastroenterology, Royal Free London NHS FT
Director of the RFL PPU Minimally Invasive Gastroenterology Unit (

Senior Clinical Adviser to NHS England Colon Capsule Evaluation Project since 2020



Gastroenterology, Minimally Invasive Gastroenterology
Video Capsule, Breath Testing and Physiological Wellbeing


Major clinical interests:

Use of new technology, in particular painless, minimally invasive investigations, to re-define the clinical journey leading to diagnosis and treatment

Make an enquiry

To make an enquiry, please contact Tim Rayne at