Cancer of the colon is a highly treatable and often curable disease when localized to the bowel. It is the second most frequently diagnosed malignancy in the United States, as well as the second most common cause of cancer death. When detected early, colorectal cancer can be effectively treated, even cured.
The following tests and procedures are often used to diagnose colorectal cancer:
The Board-certified physicians and surgeons at The Longstreet Clinic, P.C. are here to care for you and help ensure that your risks of colon cancer are minimal. Should you be diagnosed, our team will lead you every step of the way and guide you through this disease. Contact The Department of General Surgery today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Aycinena or any of the TLC surgeons!
The Longstreet Clinic, P.C., incorporated in 1995, is a fully-integrated multi-specialty medical group owned and managed by physicians. The group has grown to over 750 employess including 200 physicians and advanced practice providers. We treat patients in the following specialties: internal medicine, pediatrics, family medicine, obstetrics, gynecology, adult and pediatric inpatient medicine, general surgery, oncology, hematology, physiatry, orthopaedics, sports medicine, neonatology, perinatology, allergy and immunology, neurology, neurosurgery, vascular surgery, colorectal surgery, bariatric surgery and medical weight loss. The Longstreet Clinic is repeatedly ranked by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as one of the largest physician group practice in Georgia, and one of the largest independent group practices. With its main campus located in Gainesville, TLC providers also see patients at offices in Baldwin, Buford, Braselton, Cleveland, Dahlonega, Demorest, Oakwood, and Toccoa. The Longstreet Clinic, P.C. Doctors you know. Care you trust. Internet
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