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Screen for Colon Cancer and Catch It Early

FMC Colon Cancer Patient TracyWith one in 20 adults developing colon cancer during their lifetime, studies show that colorectal cancer is the fourth most common type of cancer diagnosed in the United States. That’s why Fairfield Medical Center is passionate about screening for colon cancer to catch the disease in its earliest stages.

Our board-certified oncologists use state-of-the-art technology to provide you with the best care possible. Once diagnosed, you will be connected with an oncology nurse navigator who is there every step of the way to provide guidance, support and education.

To learn more about how we treat colon cancer, contact our Cancer Care team at 740-687-6900.

Get the Facts About Colorectal Cancer

The best way to catch colorectal cancer in the early stages – when it’s most treatable – is through routine colonoscopies, which monitors for the polyps that may eventually change into cancer.

Colon cancer survivor with husband
Experience the Teamwork – Deb’s Colon Cancer Story

When FMC nurse Deb Klinger made an appointment for her first colonoscopy, she wasn’t prepared for was the life-changing news of a colon cancer diagnosis.