16311 Ventura Blvd., Suite 505
Encino , CA 91436

Colonoscopy in Encino

Colonoscopy colon cancer screening is the most effective colon cancer treatment and colon cancer surgery available. That’s why so many people with colon cancer symptoms come to Valley Colorectal Surgeons when they want world-class colorectal cancer care.

Colonoscopy is a diagnostic procedure that allows your doctor to visually examine the inside of the colon for irregularities. He accomplishes this by inserting a tube with a tiny camera on the end into the anus and through the colon. He views the images from the camera either through the instrument or on a display monitor.

The surgeons at Valley Colorectal Surgeons typically perform colonoscopy to investigate irregularities found on an X-ray or CT scan, for patients with abdominal pain or blood in the stool, the most common colon cancer symptoms. Colonoscopy, also known as colon cancer screening, may also be performed regularly for people with increased risk of developing polyps, which can lead to colorectal cancer.

Discover state-of-the-art colonoscopy in Encino, CA. Call Valley Colorectal Surgeons at 818-387-8725 or use our convenient Request an Appointment form.

  • Dr. Jeffrey Lake

    Dr. Lake is wonderful! I was so nervous but he made me feel so at ease! Wonderful office staff too! Thank you! - J.R.

  • Dr. Daniel Gingold

    If I must have someone looking at my tonsil through a different place i want it to be Dr. - David Sheinkopf

  • Dr. Charles Headrick

    Dr. Headrick was great as always. Staff was also nice and respectful. - K.M.

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