NEW family practice at 909 Midland Avenue in Yonkers!

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Colon Cancer Screening Saves Lives

If you are age 50 or older, getting screened for colon cancer can save your life. Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer in the United States, and the risk increases with age. Click on the links below to learn more.

Colorectal Cancer Screening
Pruebas de deteccion de cancer colorectal

Meir Salama, MD and Seth Cohen, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, board certified in gastroenterology, provide patient care related to all aspects of gastrointestinal disease. He also has strong experience in providing niche GI subspecialty care, including:

  • Familial/hereditary gastrointestinal cancer detection and screening;
  • Small bowel GI testing for GI bleeding and for symptoms related to small bowel pathology, utilizing video capsule endoscopy and small bowel enteroscopy;
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis);
  • Ablation of Barrett’s esophageal mucosa, utilizing radiofrequency ablation and endoscopic mucosal resection; and
  • Removal of large polyps and flat lesions of the stomach, small bowel and colon, utilizing endoscopic mucosal resection.