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Serving the Public with Accurate, Credible Information About Endoscopy - Written by the Experts in Endoscopy!

The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) is an organization dedicated to advancing patient care and digestive health by promoting excellence in endoscopy.

ASGE Physician Members

ASGE physicians and surgeons have highly specialized training in endoscopic procedures of the digestive tract, such as colonoscopy, upper endoscopy, endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), capsule endoscopy and other procedures relating to your digestive health. Find an ASGE member in your area.

What is Gastrointestinal Endoscopy?

Gastrointestinal endoscopy refers to the use of an instrument, called an endoscope, which is inserted through one of the natural body orifices, such as the mouth or the rectum, to visualize and manipulate different parts of the digestive system.