Orlena’s Story

Colon Cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. But with early detection, colon cancer is 90% preventable. It is important to pay attention to your body and to see a doctor if you have symptoms that persist, such as blood in the stool. Although many patients are afraid of the colonoscopy procedure, having the procedure is important, because the majority of colon cancer patients have no symptoms.

Telehealth Appointments Available

All Capital Digestive Care physicians and advanced practice providers are offering "virtual" visits via telehealth. Call your doctor's office to schedule an appointment. For the health and safety of our patients and staff, we are limiting in-office appointments and endoscopy procedures to patients requiring urgent care. We encourage all individuals to practice everyday preventive actions and social-distancing to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.