What is the cost of a colonoscopy?

Answer A colonoscopy is a screening test for colon cancer. Colonoscopies often are covered by health insurance if the patient has symptoms that warrant it or meets age and risk criteria. For those not cov... Read More »

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How much should a colonoscopy cost?

The price of a colonoscopy will vary depending upon what kind of test is preformed and in what geographic area. On average an insured patient can expect a bill for $1,714 from a hospital, $1,064 fr... Read More »

Should I Have Virtual Colonoscopy or Regular Colonoscopy?

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At what age should you get a colonoscopy?

According to the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), adults should have a colonoscopy at age 50 and then every ten years after that. For patients with higher than average risk factors f... Read More »

What is the colonoscopy prep?

A colonoscopy, or bowel prep, flushes solid foods and waste material from the gastrointestinal tract. One to three days prior to undergoing a colonoscopy, a patient adheres to a strict liquid diet.... Read More »