When you experience problems in your digestive system, one way to diagnose what is going on is through an endoscopy. This procedure involves a long, thin, flexible tube with a camera and a light inserted into your digestive tract. If this makes your stomach turn, there exists an alternative that might be more tolerable: cameraRead More
Archives for September 2022
Are You Considering an EGD Procedure? Here’s What You Need to Know
Do you have heartburn or acid reflux? Do you suffer from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)? Are you considering an endoscopic procedure to treat your condition? You might consider an EGD procedure if you answered yes to any of these questions. Most people can go home the same day and recover quickly. However, as with anyRead More
Top Benefits of Colonoscopy
The colon becomes more susceptible to colorectal cancer once you turn 50. That’s why colon cancer is the third most common type of cancer today. In this regard, colonoscopies are a gold standard in modern medicine and a potential option to prevent colon cancer. They can detect cancerous polyps and the presence of other seriousRead More
Is Anoscopy the Right Procedure for You?
Rectal and anal conditions can be challenging to deal with and discuss. Many feel embarrassed to discuss these concerns with their doctor, especially fearing potential treatments. However, you can get the help you need to feel better with guidance and care. Anoscopy can help your doctor better look at conditions affecting your anal and rectalRead More