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Our blog posts contain current and interesting findings in the field of Gastroenterology. You can search by clicking on a category.


What Is The Right Test For You?

The Right Test

With a concerning new statistic showing a rise in colorectal cancer in younger adults, coupled with the fact that colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in both men and women in the US, it’s now even more necessary to understand and discuss all of your options to detect colorectal...

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Coming Soon to South Fort Myers

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Associates in Digestive Health is excited to announce that we are opening a new location in south Fort Myers! Our doctors, including (left to right) Dr. Seth Lipka, Dr. William Keith, Dr. Bradley Trope, Dr. Scott Harris, and Dr. Brian Rajca, are dedicated to partnering...

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The Irreplaceable Colonoscopy

Irreplaceable Colonoscopy

If you have watched television lately, you undoubtedly have seen commercials touting at-home screening tests for colon cancer being offered as alternatives to colonoscopies. But is it an equal swap? At Associates in Digestive Health, we feel it is important to educate our patients on the...

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Times - And Recommendations - Are Changing

Times Recommendations

As medicine and the medical field are constantly changing, we always have to be aware of the important updates in recommendations for screening and treatment. The most recent and notable change in the GI field is that the American Cancer Society is advising lowering the recommended age for...

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Celiac Disease Could Be the Culprit in Your Stomach Pain

Celiac Disease Blog

You could have celiac disease, a hereditary autoimmune disease, and not even know it. The disease can sometimes go undetected and undiagnosed for many individuals. They may mistake symptoms for gluten sensitivity or other gastrointestinal issues, or the disease may not present any indications....

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