Advanced Endoscopy Consultants of Texas is located on the campus of Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas.
Steven Burdick, MD and Hari Sayana, MD established Advanced Endoscopy Consultants of Texas and specializes in gastrointestinal oncology and pancreaticobiliary disease.
The physicians work with a research nurse and clinical coordinators to assist in patient care and research as proteomic and genotyping become more commonly used. The GI lab at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas where the physicians are on the medical staff has been expanded to include three fluoroscopy rooms and technical devices including double balloon enteroscopy. BUMC was recently ranked 20th in the country overall for gastroenterology by "US News and World Report."
Current guidelines suggest screening adenoma detection rates (ADRs) of
15% for average-risk women and
25% for average-risk men. Advanced Endoscopy Consultants of Texas overall adenoma detection rate is
61.54%, far exceeding the National Average.
Colonoscopy Withdrawal Time Recommendation by the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy: The withdrawal phase of colonoscopy should be at least
6 minutes, according to national guidelines. Average Advanced Endoscopy Consultants of Texas colonoscopy withdrawal time is
19:22, far exceeding the national average.
How much do you know about what makes up a healthy lifestyle? Here's a pop quiz.
1. How do you define working out?a. Going to the gym.b. Turning the jump-rope for the neighbor's kid.c. Playing Frisbee with your dog.
2. How do you define good nutrition?a. Eating a vegetable at every meal.b. Eating two vegetables at every meal.c. Drinking a fruit smoothie for breakfast.
3. Which of these is a healthy activity?a. Push-ups, sit-ups, or running the track.b. Walking the dog after dinner.c. Spending Saturday afternoon snoozing on the sofa.
Believe it or not, the correct answer to every question is A, B, and C -- even that Saturday afternoon nap!
Monday - Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.