Colonoscopy vs. Colostomy: Important Differences
A colonoscopy is completely different from a colostomy, but some patients confuse the terms since they sound similar. Let’s define each word and explain what…
Starting Regular Colorectal Exams Before the Age of 45
Experts agree that people should consider screenings for colorectal cancer before the age of 45. The Colon & Rectal Surgical Specialists Of New York discuss…
Colon Polyp Types
Our team at the Colon and Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York discuss the different colon polyp types.
Preparing for Colonoscopy: Tips and Guidelines for Patients
Preparing for a colonoscopy is crucial for a proper exam and diagnosis. The team at Colon & Rectal Surgical Specialists offers some helpful patient tips…
Colon Polyps Removal
At Colon & Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York, our doctors discuss colon polyps removal for patients preparing for the procedure.
Colonoscopy and Age: When to Schedule Your Screenings
Regular colonoscopies starting around age 50 can help with the detection of colon cancer. Let's consider the issue of age and screenings a bit more.
Preparing for a Colonoscopy: The Pre-surgical Diet
Before undergoing a colonoscopy, patients must prepare by eating a special diet for three days. Learn what that special diet includes.
Why Should I Schedule a Colonoscopy?
A colonoscopy is an important type of exam that can help monitor colorectal health. Let's look at the benefits of this test.
Customizing for Comfort: Colonoscopy Prep
We customize colonoscopy prep to make this stage as comfortable as possible. Colonoscopy can save lives.
At What Age Should Patients Undergo a Colonoscopy?
Undergoing a colonoscopy starting at age 50 helps detect and prevent colorectal cancer. Colonoscopies are also performed to address many other health concerns.