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    morevigilant posted:
    I am searching for a gastroenterologist who performs with the utmost care. It has been recommended that asking the following questions is can help.
    • How many do you do per day?
    • Do you always insert fully to the cecum?
    • How much time do you spend removing the scope once it is fully inserted
    • How often to you find polyps?
    Most important. Do you record the procedure?

    When I tried to get this information from several reputedly well respected gastroenterologists, I was told that I had to make and pay for an appt get this info.
    This seems inefficient and unreasonable
    Do you know how I could find doctors willing to answer these questions? I live in SF Bay area
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    georgiagail responded:
    This site doesn't recommend physicians.


    It would not be unreasonable that you would be expected to make an appointment and thus pay for a physicians time to have your questions answered.


    Gail


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