Be a Colon Cancer Awareness Advocate
During Colon Cancer Awareness Month, we can share the importance of colon screening and healthy lifestyle habits that decrease colon cancer risk.
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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.
Our New Orleans gastroenterologists and staff at Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates are committed to ensuring your experience with us is relaxed and worry-free, from your first office visit through your post-procedure follow-up. To assist us, we ask you read and comply with all guidelines.
We’re pleased to announce our partnership with StopColonCancerNow.com to help boost colon cancer screenings and prevention for residents in the Greater New Orleans area.
At Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates, your time is as valuable to us as it is to you. Upon scheduling your surgery, a member of our staff will provide you with the required forms to fill out.Learn More
Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates accepts most major insurance. As a courtesy to you, we will bill your insurance carrier; however, we cannot tell you what your policy will cover.Learn More
During Colon Cancer Awareness Month, we can share the importance of colon screening and healthy lifestyle habits that decrease colon cancer risk.Read More
A new study finds that many Americans are unaware that alcoholic beverages increase the risk for several types of cancer, including colon cancer.Read More
Fiber-fortified foods are a good way to get more fiber, but they aren’t the most ideal way to add fiber because your body wants the actual foods filled with fiber.Read More
The nurse that greeted me and took care of me was awesome. She was kind and genuine. Dr. Awtrey was the doctor who did my procedure. He is funny, easy to talk to, and professional. I would definitely recommend MGA for a colonoscopy.