Seton Medical Center – First Floor
Monday – Friday | 8 am – 5 pm
A broad spectrum of diagnostic and therapeutic services are performed in the state-of-the-art Gastroenterology (GI) Laboratory, including upper endoscopy, small-bowel enteroscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), flexible sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy. Precancerous and cancerous tumors may be biopsied, and possibly removed, at the time of the procedure.
Early Detection: Colorectal Cancer
Early detection and disease prevention
- Timely screenings are a key to early detection. These Health Screening Guidelines outline recommended screenings.
- We also know that inactivity contributes to disease. These Physical Activity Guidelines outline recommended activity guidelines for everyone – for Children & Adolescents (Ages 6-17), Adults (Ages 18-64) and Older Adults (64 and over).
IMPORTANT: This information is provided as a community service. It is not intended as medical advice. Contact your personal physician about your individual health care needs and for advice about starting a new exercise program.