Why are Hispanics Less Likely to Screen for Colon Cancer?
Colon cancer screening rates are significantly lower among Hispanic Americans over 50, and Hispanic Americans are more likely to be diagnosed with colon cancer in advanced stages.
Our physicians and staff at the Livingston Surgery Center are dedicated to providing quality, affordable care to the community. We specialize in orthopedic, eye, pediatric eye, ENT, sinus, cosmetic dentistry, pediatric dentistry, facial plastic surgery, gastrointestinal, neurology, general surgery, weight loss surgery, urology, pediatric urology, podiatry and chronic pain conditions.
Our goal at the Livingston Surgery Center is to ensure your comfort and safety by providing a team of board-certified surgeons, anesthesiologists and nurses whose focus is your comfort and care.
Additionally, our patients have highly rated the care they received from our doctors and staff, and they say they are likely to recommend our center for outpatient procedures. See what they had to say.
Colon cancer screening rates are significantly lower among Hispanic Americans over 50, and Hispanic Americans are more likely to be diagnosed with colon cancer in advanced stages.Read More
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