Colorectal Cancer Screenings Now Recommended at Age 45
Undergoing colorectal cancer (CRC) screenings starting at age 45 could be a new lease on life for millions of people in the United States.
Dr. Raj Devarajan, gastroenterologist at Middlesex Digestive Health & Endoscopy Center in Acton, MA, talks about the importance of routine colonoscopy screening even during the pandemic.
Our Acton gastroenterologists and staff at Middlesex Gastroenterology, P.C., and Middlesex Digestive Health & Endoscopy Center are dedicated to providing quality, affordable care to the community in its quest to lower colon cancer rates and treat digestive diseases, including Crohn’s Disease, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
We believe in compassionate medicine, where patients feel reassured and unrushed. We hold ourselves to the highest of standards, as our center is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).
Our board-certified GI doctors specialize in a myriad of GI procedures, including colonoscopy, esophageal dilation, flexible sigmoidoscopy, upper endoscopy and small bowel enteroscopy. Our patients value the compassionate care they receive from our GI doctors and say they are likely to recommend our center for GI procedures.
If you are due for a colonoscopy or in need of a GI procedure, don’t put it off any longer. Give us a call today!
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