Peconic Bay Medical Center provides convenient state-of-the-art facilities for endoscopy and colonoscopy, which are outpatient diagnostic screening procedures conducted by gastroenterologists and other medical specialists.
Over 45? It may be time for a Colonoscopy.
Regular screenings for colon cancer are recommended for everyone starting at age 45. Colon cancer is treatable and beatable if caught early. Colonoscopies can also prevent cancer by finding and removing pre-cancerous polyps before they become dangerous.