Surveillance colonoscopy for patients who have a history of colon cancer
Surveillance colonoscopy for patients who have a history of colon polyps
Diagnostic endoscopic procedures for patients with suspected but undiagnosed gastrointestinal cancers including esophageal, gastric, colorectal, anal, hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancers. Procedures include Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), colonoscopy, and endoscopic ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration (EGD-EUSFNA) of pancreatic lesions.
Endoscopic Palliation of Gastrointestinal tumors including argon plasma coagulation, placement of hepatobiliary stents, placement of esophageal and rectal stents, dilation of gastrointestinal tract strictures.
Barrett’s Esophagus – screening and surveillance
Photodynamic therapy (PDT) – treatment of Barrett’s esophagus with high grade dysplasia, treatment of esophageal tumors in high risk surgical patients
Colonoscopy for screening colorectal cancer
Endoscopic ultrasound for staging of gastrointestinal tumors
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP) – screening and surveillance
Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC) – screening and surveillance
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP) research studies