Each year in the U.S., over 50,000 people die from Colon Cancer annually. Thus the importance of early Screening. With early detection and regular screening, we can lower this number.

So if you are over 45 or if you have a family history of colorectal cancer or any other high-risk group, get screened today. Please speak with your doctor about screening.

You will go through a colonoscopy performed for most of the cases at our practice by one of our gastroenterologists (often misspelled as gastroentologists). (often misspelled as gastroentologists).

Updated on Oct 16, 2022 by Dr. Shawn Khodadadian (Gastroenterologist) of Manhattan Gastroenterology