Two Questions For Your Doctor Before A Colonoscopy : Shots – Health Blog : NPR

Two Questions For Your Doctor Before A Colonoscopy : Shots – Health Blog : NPR.

You should ask more than two, but those are two key factors.  You should also ask if your physician is board certified in Gastroenterology , are they credentialed at the local hospital to perform colonoscopy, do they have acceptable completion and complication rates, etc.

To see NIEC’s quality data go here.  NIEC is the only endoscopy center in northern Idaho that tracks colonoscopy quality data and publishes it publicly.


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