Certain Types of Fiber Affect IBD Patients Differently
A new study found a stool test can help doctors create specific nutrition plans for patients with Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative colitis to reduce inflammation in the intestines.
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
The gastroenterologists and staff at Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates are dedicated to providing quality, affordable care to the greater New Orleans community in our 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).
Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates is skilled in performing a myriad of digestive procedures, including colonoscopy, esophageal dilation, flexible sigmoidoscopy, upper endoscopy and small bowel enteroscopy.
A new study found a stool test can help doctors create specific nutrition plans for patients with Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative colitis to reduce inflammation in the intestines.Read More
Doctors have long stressed the importance of the colonoscopy as a diagnostic procedure, especially as it relates to colon cancer.Read More
Colonoscopies and endoscopies are different types of endoscopic processes. A GI specialist uses them to assess conditions throughout the GI system.Read More