Outpatient Flexible Sigmoidoscopies are performed by the Board-Certified Fellowship-Trained Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology Specialists at Saddleback Medical Group, GI Associates at the Digestive Disease Center
in Laguna Hills, CA. Our GI doctors use Flexible Sigmoidoscopy to examine the inside lining of the rectum and lower section of the colon. During Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, our GI doctors use a sigmoidoscope, a long thin tube with a light and viewing instrument that sends images to a monitor. A tissue sample or biopsy can be taken with the sigmoidoscope. Learn more about Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
and gastrointestinal conditions
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy may be ordered for several reasons, including screening for or identifying:
- Abnormal Conditions
- Bowel Obstruction
- Cause of Pain
- Changes in Bowel Habits
Our staff has prepared the following instructions about flexible sigmoidoscopy to help you get ready for your procedure. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call (949) 770-7163 to speak to the caring staff at Saddleback Medical Group, GI Associates in Laguna Hills, Orange County, California.
Call (949) 770-7163 or request an appointment online with Saddleback Medical Group's GI associates in Laguna Hills, Orange County, California.