If caught early, colorectal cancer can often be successfully treated. The Colorectal Cancer Screening Clinic at Johns Hopkins aims to help with colorectal cancer prevention and early diagnosis by:
Screening Procedures We Offer
Colonoscopy and sigmoidoscopy are two of the most effective ways to screen for colorectal cancer. They allow for a close look at the lining of the colon. Learn more about these procedures in our Health section. If you are looking for virtual colonoscopy, digital rectal exam or other non-endoscopic procedures, please work with your primary care provider to schedule them.
For Referring Physicians
Direct Access Endoscopy
Call 443-997-0286 for direct access endoscopy appointments for patients who need colonoscopy for colorectal cancer screening due to age or family history, and for those who are not at high risk and have no symptoms that require a consultation.
Call 410-933-7495 for clinic appointments for patients who need a consultation for gastrointestinal symptoms to make sure the appropriate test is ordered after an evaluation.