Colonoscopy Procedure in Plano, TX
A colonoscopy is a procedure performed to directly visualize the lining
of the colon and rectum using a flexible scope with a camera and a light
on the end of it. Colonoscopy is the best way to screen for and identify colon cancer. The Frisco and Plano TX colonoscopy specialist, Matthew Eidem, M.D.,
Capsule Endoscopy Procedure in Plano, TX
A capsule endoscopy is a painless procedure that does not require sedation
and uses a small PillCam to visualize the lining of the small intestine. This small PillCam helps Dr. Eidem determine
the cause of many unresolved symptoms such as abdominal pain, diarrhea,
bleeding or anemia.
Endoscopy Procedure in Plano, TX
An EGD (Upper Endoscopy) is a procedure performed to directly visualize the lining of the
esophagus, stomach and 1st part of the small intestine (duodenum) using a
flexible scope with a camera and a light on the end of it. This scope provides the images to
Dr. Eidem on a monitor for his evaluation, and allows the Plano, TX gastroenterologist to gather biopsies and provide treatment to
Hemorrhoid Banding Procedure in Plano, TX
is a non-surgical procedure that treats internal hemorrhoids. This procedure is quick and patients should not experience any pain. Also, it should be noted that this differs from over the counter medications that provide temporary relief (e.g. Preparation H) by leading to resolution of the symptoms.