Dr. David Peters of PA GI and Joan Bradbury of the American Cancer Society were interviewed for WINK-104’s People & Perspectives program.
Dr. Purvi Panchal of PA GI and colon cancer survivor Cheri Shoemaker talked about colon cancer screening and prevention on WITF-FM’s Smart Talk program.
Dr. Karen Kormis talked with WINK-104’s Denny Logan & Sue Campbell about colon cancer screening and how early detection can save your life.
Dr. Mohan Rengen of PA GI and Joan Bradbury of the American Cancer Society were interviewed for WINK-104’s People & Perspectives program.
March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month and an excellent opportunity to become more aware of how to prevent and treat the disease by scheduling a colonoscopy.
Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S., even though 70 percent of all cancer cases could be prevented with early detection. The lifetime risk of developing colon cancer is one in 20; however, a variety of risk factors can increase those odds.
Gastroenterology Practice Welcomes Practice Manager
Edward E. Wagoner, CPA, has joined the staff of Pennsylvania Gastroenterology Consultants (PA GI). His responsibilities at PA GI will include financial oversight, managing the business side of the practice and overseeing the administrative staff.
Gastroenterology Practice Welcomes Nurse Practitioner
Samantha Fickel, C.R.N.P. has joined the medical staff of Pennsylvania Gastroenterology Consultants (PA GI). Her duties at PA GI will include caring for patients and working with the seven board-certified in gastroenterologist at the practice.
During National Colorectal Cancer Month
Colorectal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. All during March, which is National Colorectal Cancer Month, Pennsylvania Gastroenterology (PA GI) will lead efforts in Central PA to raise awareness and encourage colon cancer screenings.