Did you know Colon Cancer isn't just a 50+ Disease?
The new recommended age to get screened has been lowered to 45!
If you have put off your colorectal cancer screening, we urge you to schedule your procedure today. The Endoscopy Center of WNY is committed to delivering quality patient care through the latest procedural processes and endoscopic technology in GI. Get your Colon Cancer screening today!
Coronavirus (COVID-19) alert for our patients
The Endoscopy Center of WNY is following the guidelines set forth by the CDC and the NYS Department of Health to keep you safe while you are at our facility.
If you are experiencing symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath or new loss of taste or smell OR you have had close contact with someone who has recently been diagnosed with coronavirus (COVID-19), please DO NOT come to the center. Please call the office at (716) 626-5250 to reschedule your procedure.
Beginning June 24, 2022, the NYS Department of Health is requiring ALL patients to be COVID tested prior to their procedure. Please see the Patient Forms section below for COVID testing instructions.
We encourage all individuals to help prevent the spread of infection. Masks or face coverings are required before entering the center. Due to social distancing guidelines, only the patient will be allowed into the center for their procedure unless there is a special need. We have arranged the waiting area to accommodate the distancing regulations.
Please refer to the CDC website for up-to-date information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
Welcome to the Endoscopy Center of Western New York, LLC (ECWNY), where we are committed to the prevention of colon cancer and treatment of diseases of the GI tract. Our center has received deemed status accreditation through the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC) and has been designated as a Center of Excellence through the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE).
The physicians at ECWNY maintain a high level of excellence and choose to participate in the GI Quality Improvement Consortium (GIQuIC). GIQuIC allows us to monitor quality indicators and to improve patient outcomes.
Please review the patient forms below before your procedure and confirm with your insurance carrier that the center participates with your insurance.
While several organizations have recommended that colon cancer screening begin at age 45 for patients at average risk, not all insurance carriers have adopted this change. Please contact your insurance carrier to review your coverage for colon cancer screening.