Colon Cancer Screening

Colonoscopy: When should you get screened?

If you…

-Are experiencing symptoms.
-Have a personal or family history of colorectal cancer or polyps.
-Are 50 years old.
-Are African American over 40.
-Have a genetic link to colorectal cancer such as Lynch Syndrome, FAP  etc.
-Have ulcerative colitis, inflammatory bowel disease or Crohn’s disease.

60% of Colon Cancer DEATHS could be AVOIDED if everyone aged 50 or older were SCREENED REGULARLY.

Give us a call today at 712.213.4750.

Jason Dierking, MD, F.A.C.S.

John Armstrong, MD

Buena Vista General Surgery

BVRMC Surgical Services

 

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LifeServe Blood Drive
  • LifeServe Blood Drive

    Walk Ins Welcome/Photo I.D. Required Schedule your appointment online at www.lifeservebloodcenter.org or call 800.287.4903  
    Tuesday, March 3, 2020
    12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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BLS Healthcare Provider
  • BLS Healthcare Provider

    INTENDED AUDIENCE:

    RN’s, LPN’s, EMT’s, RT’s & other Licensed & Certified Healthcare professionals requiring Healthcare Provider BLS certification for their work

    Part I – Online Course done through American Heart Association. $28.50 Part II - Skills Evaluation. Cost is $30 (This includes the AHA certification card.) Call 712-213-8683 to register.
    Tuesday, March 3, 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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