Disparities Continue in Early-onset CRC Survival Rates
The five-year survival rate for Hispanics, Blacks or Asians with early-onset colorectal cancer (CRC) did not improve over a 20-year period.
By May 31, 2022, most health insurance plans will fully cover this procedure to evaluate a positive stool-based test for colon cancer. Check with your insurance about your coverage.Learn More
Our Oakland gastroenterologists and staff at East Bay Endosurgery Center are dedicated to providing quality, affordable care to the community in their quest to lower colon cancer rates and treat an array of digestive diseases including Crohn’s disease, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). East Bay Endosurgery Center is skilled in performing a myriad of digestive procedures including colonoscopy, esophageal dilation, flexible sigmoidoscopy, upper endoscopy and small bowel enteroscopy.
Additionally, our patients value the compassionate care they receive from our GI doctors and say they are likely to recommend our center for GI procedures.
The five-year survival rate for Hispanics, Blacks or Asians with early-onset colorectal cancer (CRC) did not improve over a 20-year period.Read More
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