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How to Prepare for Colonoscopy in NJ

Colonoscopy enables your physician to examine the lining of the colon. In order for this test to be completed properly and accurately, there are several steps you must follow in order to prepare. Our team at Digestive Healthcare Center will make sure you have all of the information needed to prepare for your colonoscopy. 

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Preparation Instructions for Colonoscopy

See our complete written instructions for colonoscopy preparation here.

Certain patients may be asked to follow alternative bowel preparation instructions. Only use the alternative prep methods if your doctor recommends it. 
Instrucciones en español – Preparación de intestino (Bowel Prep)

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Learn More About Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy is the gold standard for colorectal cancer screening, and is recommended for patients aged 45-75.

Meet Our Doctors

Our Gastroenterology Centers in NJ

Hillsborough, NJ

511 Courtyard Drive Bldg. 500

Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Somerville, NJ

319 East Main Street

Somerville, NJ 08876

Warren, NJ

31 Mountain Boulevard Suite H 

Warren, NJ 07059

Recent Blogs

Learn more about all things digestive health and wellness by checking out our recent gastroenterology blogs.

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November 2, 2021
Stomach Cancer Awareness Month: Learn More from DHC

November is Stomach Cancer Awareness Month – Learn More Our gastroenterologists at Digestive Healthcare Center are dedicated to keeping our patients informed about all facets of digestive health, including certain conditions that can cause gastrointestinal symptoms. Stomach cancer, also known as gastric cancer, affects both men and women in the United States. According to the […]

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October 13, 2021
Liver Cancer Awareness Month: Learn More from DHC

Learn More About Liver Cancer During Liver Cancer Awareness Month At Digestive Healthcare Center, we strive to keep our patients aware of all manner of conditions so they can recognize the symptoms early on and receive a diagnosis and subsequent treatment as quickly as possible. One such condition is liver cancer, also known as hepatic […]

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December 4, 2020
COVID-19 Update

To all our valued patients at Digestive Healthcare Center and Central Jersey Ambulatory Surgical Center Your health and safety are important to us. To help protect patients and staff, we have designated Digestive Healthcare Center and Central Jersey Ambulatory Surgical Center as a Patient and Staff “SAFE ZONE.” Our SAFE ZONE is defined by the safety […]

Colonoscopy at Digestive Healthcare Center

Proper preparation is crucial for the completion of a successful colonoscopy. Please follow all instructions given to you by your physician, and contact us with any questions you have. We are proud to provide comprehensive digestive health care and services to patients at our three gastroenterology centers in NJ, with colonoscopies performed at our Hillsborough office and surgical center. To learn more or schedule your appointment, please contact us today.

About Telemedicine Visits

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.