Area gastroenterology practice provides free colonoscopies

April 4, 2009

By Staff

NEW — 6 a.m. April 4, 2009

Puget Sound Gastroenterology in Seattle and Eastside Gastroenterology in Kirkland will provide 50 free colonoscopies to eligible patients ages 50 and over who have been impacted by the economic downturn in support of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. 

The screens, beginning April 15, are for those who have not yet been screened for colon cancer and to help prevent the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United States. 

Sign up by going to www.pugetsoundgastro.com and downloading a sign-up form, or calling 206-315-9885.

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