Millions of Americans are affected by digestive disorders and diseases. We are here to help in the diagnosis and treatment of disease of the digestive system, to help you enjoy better digestive health.
A colonoscopy helps find polyps that can be removed before they become cancerous. It can also identify colon and rectal cancers early, when the odds of successful treatment are highest.
The American College of Gastroenterology recommends screening for colon cancer:
Talk to your primary care provider about scheduling your colonoscopy, or click the button below to find a provider who can perform a colonoscopy.
There are several risk factors that can increase an individual's risk of developing colorectal cancer, including:
Digestive discomforts like heartburn, stomach upset, acid reflux and painful gas could be symptoms of serious medical problems. If you have questions about your digestive health, but aren’t quite sure where to begin, start with a digestive health assessment and learn more about conditions you may have.
Introduction – The Digestive System