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The entire colon can be directly inspected during a colonoscopy procedure using a long, thin flexible instrument called a colonoscope. The main indications are the removal of colon polyps, lower abdominal pain, change in bowel habits (constipation, diarrhea), anemia, weight loss and bleeding from rectum.


Sigmoidoscopy is the examination of the left side of the colon; the main indications are the evaluation of bleeding hemorrhoidsg and screening for colorectal cancer.

Direct Access Colonoscopy & Endoscopy:

Direct access colonoscopy enables the primary care physician to refer the patient directly for a screening colonoscopy without a prior office visit. Appropriate patients:

  • Over 50 years of age
  • 10 years younger than the youngest family member with colon cancer or adenomatous polyps
  • No GI symptoms
  • No severe cardiac or pulmonary disease
  • No tendency for bleeding
  • No co-morbid conditions

Colon Polypectomy:

The removal of polyps from the inside lining of the colon, also called the large intestine. A polyp is a mass of tissue. Most colon polyps can be removed during a colonoscopy or sigmoidoscopy.

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When you need the latest in high-quality endoscopy services, attentive patient care, operational excellence and practice efficiency, New Hyde Park Endoscopy delivers. New Hyde Park Endoscopy (NHPE) is a brand new ambulatory endoscopic surgery center conveniently located on Long Island in New Hyde Park, NY.

1991 Marcus Ave
North New Hyde Park, NY 11042
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