Here, at Atlantic Gastroenterology, your health, safety and comfort has always been our top priority.

There is a growing public risk surrounding COVID-19 and we are closely monitoring the situation. As a medical facility, we have always followed protocols for disinfection and disease prevention. Given the current situation, and with guidance from our medical director, Dr. Shapsis, we have increased the frequency of these cleanings to occur multiple times every hour at each of our facilities for virus prevention.

We look forward to continuing to serve you, and to doing our part to keep you and our communities safe, and keep our hospitals from being overloaded with non-urgent visits. Please know that you can also make appointments for telemedicine consultations.

Thank you for your loyalty and always know that we will do our best to do the right thing for all of our guests.

Atlantic Gastroenterology

Brooklyn NY patients get to know endoscopic ultrasound to detect cancers early, when they’re easiest to treat

Endoscopic Ultrasound in Brooklyn NY area

Colorectal cancers are among the most common types of cancer in the U.S. Only breast, lung, and prostate cancers are diagnosed more frequently. These and other gastrointestinal cancers and conditions may be identified with endoscopic ultrasound. The Board-certified gastroenterologist at Atlantic Gastroenterology, Dr. Alexander Shapsis, encourages the public to acquaint themselves with this hospital-based test, administered by highly-skilled specialists. This test is not offered at Atlantic Gastroenterology offices as it is a hospital-based test and is administered at a hospital. Notably, EUS provides a clear and accurate picture of the cause of symptoms, including the extent or stage of cancer … Continue reading

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