Archive for September, 2010
Individuals over the age of 50 should have regular colon cancer screenings. There are a few different options available:
- fecal occult blood testing
- flixible sigmoidoscopy
- barium enema
- virtual colonoscopy
- stool DNA testing
If you are at an increased risk of colon cancer, such as having a family history of colon cancer, it is recommended to be screened more frequent. The Minneapolis Colon Specialist specializes in colon and rectal care. Services include colonoscopy, surgical services, and consultation.
The physician and his staff practice evidence based medicine (EMB). The San Diego Gastroenterologist provides consultations in gastro and liver disorders. Other services include the treatment of hemorrhoids, capsule endoscopy, endoscopic ultrasound, colonoscopy, and upper endoscopy.