National Screening Day

Welcome!

Digestive Specialists, P.A., is a single specialty gastroenterology and hepatology (liver disease) practice comprised of five physicians. We have served The Woodlands/North Houston areas since we opened in 1995. Our Board Certified doctors are experts in all aspects of their specialties including colon cancer screening procedures, treatment of GERD, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, and treatment of diseases of the liver, biliary system, and pancreas.

If you’re looking for advanced, comprehensive GI patient care, contact your primary care physician for referral to us or call us to inquire about an appointment.

Our location on Dotson Road (Willowbrook Office) is closing in April 2013. All patient inquiries should be directed to the main office, (936) 321-0033.

News

New Medicare Bill Covers Anesthesia Services during Colonoscopy 3/26/2015 : Sometimes the scariest part of a colonoscopy isn’t the colonoscopy itself; it’s the bill.  
Colon Cancer Screening: Which Test is Best? 3/19/2015 : March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and hopefully you’re feeling inspired to schedule a colon cancer screening for yourself or a loved one.  
Colon Cancer Awareness Month 3/12/2015 : Colon cancer is expected to claim the lives of 49,700 American men and women in 2015. Despite the fact that this form of cancer is highly treatable when discovered early, colon cancer remains the third deadliest form of cancer in the United States.  
Think National Screening Day Doesn’t Apply to You? Here's Why It Might! 3/5/2015 : There are all sorts of reasons why people don’t get screened for colon cancer. Fear, time constraints, lack of insurance, and plain-old procrastination were the top reasons given in an email survey conducted by the Colon Cancer Alliance.  

Did You Know?

Nearly 75 percent of colon cancer cases have no prior family history and most have no symptoms.
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