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Colorectal Cancer Screening

The Colorectal Screening Clinic or CRC offers colonoscopy screenings and care to ANMC patients. Colorectal or colon cancer is one of the most frequently diagnosed cancers among Alaska Native people and also one of the most preventable and treatable types of the disease. An important step to preventing colon cancer is to be screened. ANTHC recommends that Alaska Native men and women begin screening by age 40. Screening tests can find colon problems early, so they can be taken care of before they get serious.

Alaska Native Medical Center Hospital
4315 Diplomacy Drive
First Floor, located in the Surgery and Urology Clinic on Mountain Path 1
Anchorage , 99508
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The Colorectal Screening Clinic or CRC offers colonoscopy screenings and care to ANMC patients. Colorectal or colon cancer is one of the most frequently diagnosed cancers among Alaska Native people and also one of the most preventable and treatable types of the disease. An important step to preventing colon cancer is to be screened.

ANTHC recommends that Alaska Native men and women begin screening by age 40. Screening tests can find colon problems early, so they can be taken care of before they get serious.