The Endoscopy Unit at Lankenau Medical Center provides state-of-the-art
procedures that allow direct visualization and biopsy of the intestinal
tract and therapeutic interventions, such as the removal of tumors and
gallstones, dilation of strictures and control of bleeding.
The Lankenau Medical Center Endoscopy Unit also offers colonoscopy in a
warm and compassionate hospital setting. A colonoscopy can help your
physician find polyps and remove them before they become cancerous.
Colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum) can be prevented and
treated successfully if detected early. Routine screening by colonoscopy
offers the best method of discovering colorectal cancer at a treatable
stage. The American Cancer Society recommends that screening begin at
age 50 for both men and women. Most major healthcare insurance providers
cover the screening colonoscopy. Our highly trained physicians,
anesthesiologists and staff have over 25 years of experience in
performing colonoscopies, ensuring the optimum in patient comfort and
high quality results in the safest surrounding.
Schedule your screening colonoscopy today by calling
Lankenau Medical Center
Schedule an appointment with a Lankenau specialist:
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.