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.
Use Your Holiday Break to Schedule a Colonoscopy 11/20/2014 : After all, the year is drawing to a close, and those extra vacation days will go to waste if they aren’t used quickly. If you’re due for a colonoscopy, your holiday break is a great time to get it taken care of and lower your risk of colon cancer.
Portion Control Tips for Thanksgiving 11/13/2014 : Before fill your plate, remember these tips to keep you from stuffing yourself like a turkey and slipping into a food coma.
Pros and Cons of Fiber Supplements 11/6/2014 : And while it’s true that it might be easier to pop a few fiber capsules instead of filling your plate with fresh fruits and vegetables, supplements can have some negative effects as well.
ACA Coverage of Colonoscopies 11/6/2014 : 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!
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.