Dr. Vivian Asamoah offers optimal health and wellness for patients with an open access colonoscopy screening in Katy, TX. Our team of gastroenterologists provides comfortable, effective screening through an evidence-based, integrative approach. We offer individualized health plans for our patients, conforming to their specific needs for increased health, happiness, and a brighter future. For a safe, comfortable, results-driven colon screening, we’re the right specialists for you.
The First Steps of Our Open Access Colonoscopy Program
Dr. Vivian Asamoah’s open access colonoscopy program is designed to make you’re your screening comfortable, effective, and straightforward. Patients aged 50 or older and at average risk for colon cancer can schedule their screening without an office checkup, saving them time, money, and additional travel time to the office.
If you want to schedule a screening, fill out a short form and tell our office the most suitable date and time for a consultation, and a specialist on our team will reach out to you shortly afterward.
We’ll decide if our open access program is the best choice for your needs based on your medical information provided during our conversation. If you’d like to proceed, we’ll schedule your screening at a convenient date and time within 30 days of our first contact.
Next Steps Towards Your Open Access Screening Colonoscopy
After we schedule your screening, we will make a follow-up call and provide details about your procedure. We’ll talk with you about what to expect on the day of your screening and how you should prepare. Our kind specialists will answer all your questions and address any concerns regarding your screening.
During the follow-up conversation, we’ll provide step-by-step instructions on preparing your bowels before the screening, ensuring optimal results.
Immediately following our conversation, we’ll request a prescription for your bowel preparation kit to make sure we’re fully prepared for your screening.
What Happens During My Open Access Screening Colonoscopy?
A screening entails visually examining your colon. Our specialists check for cancer, cancerous and noncancerous tumors, infection, inflammation, and bleeding.
When you arrive for your screening, you’ll meet and greet your doctor performing the procedure. They’ll review details and information with you once more before proceeding.
After the screening, your doctor will present the results, and then you can leave the office. The doctor will continue to provide follow-up results and recommendations to your referring physician as needed.
Is An Open Access Screening Colonoscopy Right for Me?
If you need a colon screening but are unsure what kind you want to receive, our open access program may be right. The only way to find out is by filling out the initial form, letting us know of a date and time that will work for a consultation, and discussing your health needs with our experts.
We’ll discuss details, your needs, and your preferences during your consultation, determining whether our open access program is the right choice for you.
If we determine that there are more suitable options for you, that is entirely okay. We’ll provide additional assistance, resources, and recommendations for you to find the best colon screening for your needs.
Please note: If you want to proceed with our program but experience the following conditions or symptoms, you may need to schedule an office visit before being approved for screening.
- You have major illnesses such as cardiac disease, respiratory issues, kidney issues, or severe diabetes.
- You have significant abdominal pain, abrupt changes in bowel habits, and other gastrointestinal issues.
Dr. Vivian Asamoah’s
Health And Wellness Plan
Navigating your health can be hard, so we have made coming to see us easy.
Our physicians will take the time to listen to your concerns and assess your symptoms. You will be heard and affirmed.
A comprehensive, individualized treatment plan will be developed to address your needs. We have several solutions to alleviate your problems and get you back on the road of restored health.
You want to feel better. You want to go back to eating well, without worry. You want to be able to sleep better, travel, and invest in your relationships again.
Colonoscopy Screening Program
Dr. Vivian Asamoah has developed an open access screening program that will allow healthy patients to schedule a colonoscopy screening without an initial office visit. Colonoscopy screenings are essential for testing early diagnosis before symptoms develop. To find out if you qualify for this program please fill out the information below.