If you are scheduled for a colonoscopy at Digestive Healthcare Center, our physicians will ensure that you have all the information you need to properly prepare for the procedure. We encourage you to reach out with any questions you have, so your colonoscopy can be performed as effectively as possible. Below, you will find information about alternative methods of preparing for colonoscopy, which differ from DHC’s standard colonoscopy preparation instructions.
There are several methods of preparation for your colonoscopy. Your doctor will discuss with you which method you should follow. Failure to take the preparation as indicated may result in poorly cleansed colon and possible cancellation of procedure. These preps are not to be used unless instructed by your gastroenterologist at your office visit.
Colonoscopy is the gold standard for colorectal cancer screening, and is recommended for patients aged 45-75.
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Colonoscopy is an important procedure for the screening and diagnosis of digestive health conditions. Please make sure you follow all instructions carefully, and contact our office with any questions you may have before your procedure. Our physicians strive to ensure that patients understand the reasoning behind all steps taken for their health and wellness. To schedule an appointment at one of our three offices in Somerset County, please contact us today.
We are proud to offer telemedicine care to patients throughout NJ, allowing patients to consult with one of our expert gastroenterologists via a two-way video call. Setting up and completing a telemedicine visit is extremely simple, and all you need to do to get started is give one of our offices a call or contact us by filling out a form.