From choosing where your endoscopic procedure will occur to selecting a highly trained Endoscopist who will safely and effectively perform your procedure, ASGE has the questions to ask and the resources and information you need.

This also is the place to read up on common GI conditions, tests and treatments, as well as how to improve your digestive health and prevent future problems.

ASGE member physicians are well prepared to provide your care. They have specialized training in endoscopic procedures of the digestive tract, and ASGE is the only medical society that requires documentation of specific training in GI endoscopic procedures.

Each year, these skilled physicians perform a wide variety of endoscopic procedures-- relieving pain, preventing disease and prolonging life for millions of patients.




Accessible resources on gastrointestinal conditions provide patients with essential insights for their health care journey.

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Procedures and Treatment

Accessible guides on procedures and treatment offer key insights into managing gastrointestinal health.

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About GI Specialists

A guide to understanding GI specialists provides patients with essential insights for choosing the right care provider.

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What to Ask Your Doctor

These resources are made available to empower patients with important questions to discuss with their healthcare providers, enhancing understanding and involvement in their care.

Value of Colonoscopy

Colorectal cancer is symptomless early on but treatable if detected early. Colonoscopy, the only preventive test by removing pre-cancerous polyps, is recommended every 10 years starting at age 45 for average-risk individuals.

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Colorectal Cancer Screening

ASGE offers this easy-to-understand infographic to help you understand which colon cancer screening tool is appropriate for you.


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