Study: Healthy Eating Impacts Colon Health, Planet Earth
Leading health agencies recommend people eat a balanced diet rich in fruits, vegetables and whole grains for their health.
Our East Bridgewater office, located in Compass Medical’s East Bridgewater facility, remains open for business. All GI appointments are unaffected by the recent closing of Compass Medical. The providers of Gastrointestinal Specialists continue to be available to provide care for our valued patients.Contact Us Today
By May 31, 2022, most health insurance plans will fully cover this procedure to evaluate a positive stool-based test for colon cancer. Check with your insurance about your coverage.Learn More
Gastrointestinal Specialists was co-founded by Dr. Jerry Stern and Dr. Mark Finklestein in 1994. Since its inception the practice has grown to eight physicians (Dr. Finklestein, Dr. Salomons, Dr. Slye, Dr. Stone, Dr. Sreenivasan, Dr. Bhalala, Dr. Belkin and Dr. Khan.), one nurse practitioner, Alison Verdone, CNP, and two physician assistants, Teresa Fatemi, PA-C and Sara LaFreniere, PA-C, four offices and an ambulatory endoscopy center, Commonwealth Endoscopy Center.
Our practice was created to provide state of the art medical care in a warm and caring environment for our patients.
Leading health agencies recommend people eat a balanced diet rich in fruits, vegetables and whole grains for their health.Read More
Gut microbiota is the largest microbiome in the body, with at least 1,000 types of bacteria and 100 trillion microbes. Gut bacteria maintain intestinal stability and can influence susceptibility to disease.Read More
Experts recommend anyone who receives an abnormal stool-based screening test for colorectal cancer (CRC) to follow-up with a colonoscopy within six months.Read More