Screening colonoscopy rates are lower than they should be.  Colonoscopy when performed with modern training and techniques is a comfortable experience with no pain or embarrassment. 
 
Come in to discuss any concerns and to find the best colon prep for you.  We have multiple preps to choose from and will design preps to suit your style if you don't like the options.   Blogged by: Dr. Pletcher
 
 
Dec 27, 2012
The U.S. government's "Healthy People 2010" national disease prevention initiative sets goals of getting a percentage of the eligible population to get screened for cancer, based on guidelines from the independent panel of medical advisors to the government, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. . .   It found the general public did not meet government screening recommendations for any cancer types over the past decade except colorectal cancer.  About 54 percent of the general public underwent colorectal screenings, the study showed, exceeding the 50 percent goal of the initiative. 
 

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-204_162 57561015/cancer-screening-rates-fall-in-u.s-over-last-decade-study-finds/