Three cheers for preventing colon cancer!

This shout out is to all you 70s babies.

We’ve made it easier to schedule your colonoscopy; no back flips required.

There are three ways to schedule a colonoscopy. Click the "Schedule Now" button at the top of this page, call 833-822-6566, or complete the form below to request a callback from a patient care navigator.

A colonoscopy is
the best way to prevent colon cancer.

Pre-cancerous polyps can be removed during the screening, BEFORE they develop into cancer. While there are other colon cancer screening methods, a colonoscopy allows your doctor to examine the entire colon for signs of cancer and remove polyps in one procedure.

Who Should Have A Colonoscopy?

  • Everyone age 45 and older
  • Anyone with a family history of cancer, especially colorectal cancer
  • Anyone having frequent diarrhea, constipation, or blood in their stool

Why Choose Virtua?

  • An experienced gastroenterologist or colorectal surgeon will perform your colonoscopy
  • Convenient outpatient locations in Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Atlantic counties
  • Fast-track scheduling option available for those who qualify

No Health Insurance? We can help.

Through the NJCEED program, we offer access to free colorectal screenings.


Fast Track Scheduling Option

The fast-track option allows you to skip the office appointment if you meet the following criteria:

  • Age 45 or older
  • Relatively healthy
  • No unusual gastrointestinal symptoms in the past 30 days
  • No unexplained weight loss in the past 60 days

If you meet the fast track criteria, your next step is to click the Schedule Now button. You'll schedule a brief screening call with a patient navigator who will set up your colonoscopy.

COVID-19 Precautions

If you are fully vaccinated, you’re required to show proof of vaccination prior to your colonoscopy.

If you are not vaccinated, you’ll need to complete a COVID-19 test three days prior to your colonoscopy. Our team will assist you with scheduling.

Virtua Health is committed to keeping you protected and safe at all in-person visits.

Learn more about our safety precautions.