Your healthcare is important, which is why Granite Peaks Gastroenterology provides the best quality care in Salt Lake City, Utah. Our physicians and clinical staff offer exceptional care to diagnose and treat a wide variety of conditions that can impact your gastrointestinal (GI) tract. With two convenient locations to serve patients, we provide the most comprehensive GI care available with personalized care plans and friendly staff who help you understand how to live your healthiest life.
Colorectal cancer (also called colon cancer) is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in the U.S. and can affect both men and women. While it is a very serious disease, treatment is most successful when it is caught in the early stages. The easiest way to protect against colorectal cancer is with regular screenings to detect and immediately remove polyps, preventing them from ever developing into cancer.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends that all men and women get a colonoscopy screening once every 10 years beginning at the age of 50. Your gastroenterologist or primary care physician may recommend that you get screened earlier or more often if you have a family history of colon cancer or other risk factors.
Colonoscopy is the most accurate method for identifying and detecting polyps and is considered the “gold standard” for early detection. Our experienced gastroenterologists at Granite Peaks Gastroenterology in Salt Lake City provide easy access to get these tests done in a convenient, safe, and affordable way. We’re part of the 80% in Every Community Initiative through the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable, working toward a goal of increasing colon cancer screening rates to 80% or more of adults age 50 and up. We make it easy and convenient to get screened for colon cancer so you can get this critical and
In addition to colonoscopy for colon cancer screening, Granite Peaks gastroenterologists diagnose and treat a wide variety of conditions that affect your GI tract, including:
Our physicians and staff provide personalized care in Salt Lake City that address your specific needs by listening to your concerns and developing a treatment plan that makes sense based on your symptoms, condition, and overall health.
Our state-of-the-art facilities are equipped to provide the latest care using a variety of GI procedures:
Our two locations serve patients in the Salt Lake City and northern Utah County areas with convenient hours and same-day urgent care appointments with our gastroenterology specialists. Contact us today to schedule an appointment to discuss your gastrointestinal concerns.