LSDC Offers Endoscopic Ultrasound

Lakeland Surgical & Diagnostic Center recently became the first local ambulatory surgical center to offer endoscopic ultrasound, or echo-endoscopy. The procedure is commonly used by gastroenterologists to obtain images inside a hollow organ, such as those found in the chest and abdomen. Dr. Victor C. … Read More

Colonoscopies Can Prevent Colon Cancer

Most people would do anything they could to prevent cancer. So why do we put off getting a colonoscopy? “Colon cancer is the only cancer you can actually prevent by getting a screening test,” says Dr. Louis S. Saco, a board-certified gastroenterologist and CEO/chairman of … Read More