The following classes, events, programs and support groups are available through the Helen & Harry Gray Cancer Center. Classes are held at our Hartford and Avon locations, as well as other Hartford Hospital locations. Some classes are free; others charge a fee, and some allow online registration.
Colon Cancer Screening with Colonoscopy
Department:   Cancer Center
Description: Colonoscopy Saves Lives. The National Cancer Institute estimates that in the U.S. alone about 150,000 new cases of colorectal cancer have been diagnosed so far in 2009, and that about 50,000 deaths from this disease have occurred. Colonoscopy is such a safe and effective screening tool for this disease, that it is now generally recommended for all people 50 years of age or older. Colonoscopy is now available in Glastonbury.
Fee Desc: Usually covered by insurance.
Location:
Gateway Medical Park #300     map
300 Western Boulevard
Suite C
Glastonbury, CT    06033
Registration: Required.
Health Referral Services
Phone: (860) 545-1888 Toll-Free 1-800-545-7664
Email: HRS@harthosp.org

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