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What is a Gastroenterologist?

A Gastroenterologist is a physician with dedicated training and unique experience in the management of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and liver. 

For more information about the training a Gastroenterologist receives see the brochure prepared by the American College of Gastroenterology or visit the ACG website.

What is Gastroenterology and Endoscopy?
http://patients.gi.org/gi-health-and-disease/what-is-a-gastroenterologist/

Colon Cancer: Preventable. Treatable. Beatable.
http://www.screenforcoloncancer.org/
http://monahancenter.org/

Colorectal Screening May Save Your Life
http://patients.gi.org/topics/colorectal-cancer/

What is a colonoscopy?
http://patients.gi.org/topics/colonoscopy/

Understanding Colonoscopy and What to Expect:
http://www.asge.org/patients/

Colon Cancer Screening Position Statement

FREE DOWNLOADS FROM THE COLON CANCER ALLIANCE

Additional Patient Information Links 

AGA Patient Center
http://www.gastro.org/

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Patient Information
http://www.asge.org/patients/

ACG Patient Information
http://www.acg.gi.org/patients/

Crohn’s and Me
http://www.crohnsandme.com/

Hepatitis C
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/hepatitisc.html

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
http://www.aboutibs.org/

National Cancer Institute
http://www.nci.nih.gov/




















































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