Screening for Colon Cancer

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Anchorage gastroenterologist Dr. Saket Ambasht joins the program to talk about colon cancer screening.

There is controversy regarding breast and prostate cancer screening. Is this true about colon cancer screening as well? On our next program we will discuss the symptoms, screening tests, and treatment of colon cancer with Anchorage gastroenterologist Dr. Saket Ambasht.

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HOST: Thad Woodard, MD

GUEST: 

  • Dr. Saket Ambasht established his private practice in Anchorage July 7, 2008 after 21 years of military service. He is a board certified and completed his residency and fellowship at Wilford Hall Air Force Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. He earned his M.D. degree from the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences (USUHS), Bethesda, Maryland, in 1995 and his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1981.

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LIVE BROADCAST: Monday, October 6, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. AKDT

REPEAT BROADCAST:  Monday, October 6, 2014 at 9:00 p.m. AKDT

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