The Endoscopy Center of Delaware is a specialized outpatient medical center designed specifically for the comfort, convenience and expert care of patients who need endoscopic procedures to evaluate the digestive system. We believe in compassionate medicine, where patients feel comfortable and reassured. Our Board Certified gastroenterologists provide high quality care in a friendly, relaxed setting. By choosing us, you'll pay less for your procedure than a hospital would charge.
ACA Coverage of Colonoscopies 10/30/2014 : But if you’ve been avoiding a colonoscopy because you’re afraid of the bill, you may not need to worry. Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), your colonoscopy could be mostly covered – or completely free!
Public Stool Bank Makes FMT More Accessible 10/23/2014 : FMT is an extremely promising treatment, which involves taking stool from a healthy donor and administering it to the patient through an enema, nasogastric tube or colonoscopy.
Corporate Wellness Programs 10/16/2014 : Corporate wellness programs have recently skyrocketed in popularity, due to the fact that they improve employees’ health and job satisfaction, all while cutting costs and increasing productivity for employers.
Breast Cancer Awareness Means Colon Cancer Awareness Too 10/9/2014 : The Screen This Too! campaign encourages women everywhere to advocate for their own health by requesting the necessary screenings for both breast and colon cancer.
Nearly 75 percent of colon cancer cases have no prior family history and most have no symptoms.
In its early stages, colon cancer generally has no symptoms and gives no warnings.
High-fiber diets can help avoid or ease symptoms of constipation, hemorrhoids, IBS and colorectal cancer.
Antibacterial soaps are no more effective at killing germs than regular soap.
Adults who get much more or less than seven hours of sleep a night have a higher mortality rate than those who don’t.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death of Americans.
The life expectancy at birth for females is 80.4 years and 75.3 years for males.
On average, water makes up 60 percent of your body weight.
Generally, everyone passes gas at least 12 or more times a day.
About 90 percent of people diagnosed with colon cancer are over 50.
A high-fiber diet may lower your risk of hemorrhoids and Irritable Bowel Syndrome.