Entries by ccarrico

Women: Prioritize Gut Health

Women’s Health Week is a good time to check in on your GI health It’s no secret that it can be hard for women to find the time for self-care.  What you may find more surprising is the increased prevalence of certain gastrointestinal (GI) conditions among women. Given the important role your intestine plays in […]

FibroScan Test for Liver: FAQs

Learn more about your liver health with this easy, painless test FibroScan is a procedure gastroenterologists use to learn about the health of your liver. In the past, a liver biopsy was the gold standard in screening for liver disease. But biopsies require an IV line, and usually a sedative, as well as several hours […]

Liver Cancer Awareness: Risk Factors, Symptoms and Treatment

October is Liver Cancer Awareness Month: Remember to keep liver health top of mind this fall During the COVID-19 pandemic, lung health has been top of mind for many, but what about the health of your other vital organs? October is Liver Cancer Awareness Month, the perfect time to step back and take stock of […]

Four Associates in Gastroenterology Providers Named “Colorado Springs Top Doctors 2021” by Colorado Springs Magazine

Associates in Gastroenterology “Top Docs” Speak Out Associates in Gastroenterology is proud of its team of highly qualified, experienced and caring GI physicians. It comes as no surprise that more than a third of AG’s providers were recognized this year as “Colorado Springs Top Doctors 2021” by Colorado Springs Magazine. Dr. Cesario, Dr. Garza, Dr. […]