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For Patients: Questions to Ask About a High-Quality Colonoscopy

Dec. 15, 2015

How can you find out if you’ve found a high-quality colonoscopy provider? Watch this video from AGA.

So, it’s almost time for your next colonoscopy and you’re not sure where to go for it. Above all, you are in search of a high-quality, expert doctor to do the exam. There are many online tools that help patients find out the price of procedures and tests, but some are surprised to learn that there is no link between the price and the quality of health-care services. So how can you find out if you’ve found a high-quality colonoscopy provider? Watch this video.


Download the flyer "Ensuring a High-Quality Colonoscopy: Questions to Ask" (pdf) to review the questions and answers to talk about with your gastroenterologist.

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