The Bastow Lab. is a paediatric gastrointestinal investigations unit within the Nottingham Children’s Hospital. We provide a diagnostic service investigating GI health problems such as gastroesophageal reflux, constipation, faecal incontinence, upper abdominal pain, and digestion problems.
Tests provided include:
- 24hr pH/ impedance monitoring
- Hydrogen breath tests
- H. Pylori testing
- Pelvic ultrasound scans
- Oesophageal manometry
Staff in the Bastow Lab
Lead Consultant – Mr. Shalinder Singh
Specialist Nurses – Sue Mellor and Cheryl Wilding
Sue and Cheryl carry out all the investigations in the lab. We aim to do all investigations in a child friendly manner and support the whole family through the process. All results are sent back to the referring consultant in a timely manner.
The Bastow Lab is based in the Children’s Hospital, East Block, D Floor, between wards D33 and D34 within the Burns Unit, QMC, Nottingham NG7 2UH