Airport Endoscopy Center is an outpatient endoscopic facility specializing in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal diseases and disorders. Our team of six gastroenterologists frequently sees patients for colorectal cancer screening and problems involving the digestive tract. From the waiting room to the recovery room, we want patients and their families to feel at ease during each visit.
Airport Endoscopy Center is committed to ensuring that your experience with us is relaxed and worry-free, from consultation through recovery. To assist us, we ask that you read and comply with all guidelines.
At Airport Endoscopy, your time is as valuable to us as it is to you. Upon scheduling your surgery, a member of our staff will provide you with the required forms to fill out. We encourage you to take time to complete these before arriving on day of surgery, so that we may care for you promptly. If you happen to misplace any of the provided forms, duplicates are available for download.
All services received at the center (equipment, nursing care, sedation, etc.) are included in your single facility fee, which is billed directly by the center, and are covered by most major insurance carriers, including Medicare, Medi-Cal, and most health maintenance organizations (HMOs), preferred provider organizations (PPOs) and point-of-service (POP) managed care plans. We will help you determine what your insurance carrier will cover and what you will be responsible for prior to your appointment.
If you're over 50 and haven't had a colonoscopy, take advantage of the Express Scheduling Option at the Airport Endoscopy Center. By scheduling directly with our center, you see a board-certified specialist and have your procedure on the same day.
At Airport Endoscopy Center, we strive to make our patients’ process as easy and convenient as possible. With our online bill pay option, you can securely make a payment for your service online.
Colon cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer death in the United States. On average, your chances of developing colon cancer are one in 20, but your individual risk depends on several factors.
If you are over the age of 50, a colonoscopy should be a part of your preventative care.
As an ambulatory surgery center that follows strict licensing, accreditation and patient safety standards to ensure our patients receive the highest quality and safest care, we are deeply concerned by the recent stories that called out patient tragedies to undermine a proven healthcare service in order to gain viewership and readers.