This is the page to which I will respond to questions. This is not the format for any of my patients to contact me. That must be done through the regular channels. I will address questions in the broad sense, similar to what is already published on this page. I will not respond to every question, and any response will be a general response, directed to a larger audience. My response should not be taken as medical advice specific to the questioner. I will not respond to a questioner by email, or any other format than this page on this website.
"I’m being treated for C. diff colitis that I got after a course of antibiotics for appendicitis. Will it come back? Can my family catch it from me? What’s a fecal transplant?" Claustridium difficile infection (CDI), or C. diff colitis as it is most commonly called...read more
The best screening test for colon cancer: colonoscopy vs stool test (Cologuard) vs virtual colonoscopy
"I need my first screening colonoscopy and I've had friends who just had a stool test and others had an xray, and both of those are cheaper than the colonoscopy my doctor referred me for, so, what is the best?" The recommendations for screening for colon cancer are to...read more