Patient Resources

Patient Education

Penn State Gastroenterology & Hepatology offers the following links to enhance your web experience and knowledge of conditions and treatments of the digestive system and liver.

 CELIAC DISEASE:

 COLON CANCER SCREENING: 

 COLONOSCOPY:

 CROHN'S DISEASE:

 ESOPHAGEAL DISORDERS:  

 HEPATITIS C:

IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME / FUNCTIONAL GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS:

  • http://www.medicinenet.com/irritable_bowel_syndrome/article.htm

ULCERATIVE COLITIS:

Penn State Hershey Medical Center Departments & Clinical Services

Podcast - The importance of colorectal cancer screenings

Colorectal cancer is a leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States, yet it is curable when detected early. In this edition of Sound Health, Dr. Thomas McGarrity, chief of gastroenterology and hepatology at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, talks about risk factors for colorectal cancer as well as screening techniques.