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What Do the New ACS Guidelines for Colon Cancer Screening Mean?

2019-02-26T14:14:22-04:00March 5th, 2019|

If you’re in your mid-forties and have never had screening for colon cancer, it might be time to see your gastroenterologist (GI). Following its newly updated guidelines for colon and rectal cancer screening, the American Cancer Society (ACS) now recommends that adults at average risk of colorectal cancer begin regular screenings at age 45 [...]

Colorectal Cancer Screening Vital to Preventing or Stopping the Disease

2019-02-28T10:57:45-04:00February 25th, 2019|

Have you been putting off your colorectal cancer screening? Did you know that when colorectal cancer is detected in its early stages before it has spread, the 5-year relative survival rate is about 90%. However, only about 4 out of 10 colorectal cancers are found at this early stage. The [...]

Lake Mary Location Opening This March

2019-01-15T14:29:56-04:00January 5th, 2019|

Starting in March, we will begin seeing patients at our new Lake Mary location located just off of South International Parkway. The new facility will include the same state-of-the-art treatment and services we have offered patients in the Central Florida region for more than 25 years. Official Lake Mary Office Address: Digestive Disease Consultants [...]

Orlando Magazine’s 2018 Finest Doctors Issue Highlights Our Physicians

2018-12-20T17:23:09-04:00December 20th, 2018|

Orlando Magazine’s annual Finest Doctors issue features two of our physicians, honored with the distinction of “Top Doctors” in the area. The distinction is a result of two peer-recommended lists that together include more than 600 Orlando-area physicians. What is the Top Doctors List? The Top Doctors list is compiled by Washington, D.C.-based Consumers’ [...]