02/07/2020 The Gastroenterologists at Manhattan Gastroenterology offer endoscopy screening in NYC (including bowel cancer screening), diagnosis and treatment for diseases that affect any part of the digestive system, from the upper oesophagus, stomach and small intestine right through to the colon, rectum and anus.
The term “Upper Endoscopy” is a medical procedure that lets our endoscopy NYC doctors visually inspect the lining of the upper part of your gastrointestinal tract. This includes your esophagus, stomach and duodenum, which is the upper portion of your small intestine.
Our endoscopy doctors, best in class NYC gastroenterologists uses a thin, flexible tube called an endoscope for this procedure. The endoscope has a lens and light source on its tip, and it sends the video it captures to a video monitor so the GI doctor and endoscopy specialist can view and interpret the images.
An endoscopy requires only mild sedation, while the small, flexible video camera is passed through the mouth into either the stomach or intestine to allow the gastroenterologist, NYC endoscopy doctor to identify problems in the gastrointestinal tract and, in some circumstances, remove abnormal growths.
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Manhattan Gastroenterology is located in Union Square and the Upper East Side in NYC. It offers state of the art gastroenterology, endoscopy and colonoscopy services.Through the integrative approach, they spend the time necessary to analyze and treat difficult digestive issues that can often be over…