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Las Vegas doctor raises awareness on colon cancer

Noel Fajardo, a Las Vegas-based gastroenterologist, has visited the Philippines recently to raise awareness on colon cancer and its early prevention. Fajardo, a graduate of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine in 1997, says early...

May 7th, 2016
Dr. Noel Fajardo, gastroenterologist

Las Vegas Endoscopy Day” is sunny. Dr. Noel Fajardo stands outside his new endoscopy center, squinting in the afternoon sunlight between his longtime partner, former BIDMC-Harvard Medical School professor Dr. Filippo Cremonini,...

Feb 24th, 2016
Fil-Am doctor to open endoscopy surgicenter in Southern Nevada

THE sole Filipino-American gastroenterologist in Southern Nevada, Dr. Noel Fajardo, is set to unveil a new, state-of-the-art endoscopy surgicenter in the region this December. LV Surgery Center will be the first surgicenter accredited and approved by...

Nov 24th, 2015
Dr. Fajardo featured on Asian Journal

Fil-Am doctor to open endoscopy surgicenter in Southern Nevada By Agnes Constante Published: November 24, 2015 THE sole Filipino-American gastroenterologist in Southern Nevada, Dr. Noel Fajardo, is set to unveil a new, state-of-the-art endoscopy...

Nov 24th, 2015
Weight Loss and your Colon

According to WebMD.com a natural colon cleanse is highly beneficial for everyone. http://www.webmd.com/balance/guide/natural-colon-cleansing-is-it-necessary. “One of the main theories behind colon cleansing is an ancient belief called the theory...

Nov 5th, 2015
How the Las Vegas lifestyle hurts your Colon

In Las Vegas, Nevada there is a high incidence of smokers and drinkers, which contribute to increasing the odds of cancer. According to The Daily Mail Science, a website based in England at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk eating a western diet for just…

Oct 20th, 2015
7 Vitamins to Avoid Colon Cancer

We at Las Vegas Gastroenterology make it our business to offer the best care in preventative diagnostics and cutting edge technologies to diagnose colon cancer. Above all, we want to educate you, the patient, who we have vested interest in,…

Oct 20th, 2015
Top 5 Natural Remedies for a Better Colon

In this guide we are going to go over 5 natural remedies that will help your colon function properly. Why is it important for your colon to function properly? Your colon is last stretch of your large intestines. Your colon…

Oct 5th, 2015
Hepatitis B and Asians and Pacific Islanders

“HBV Free LV” Campaign Increasing Hepatitis B (HBV) awareness in the Asian and Pacific Islander Communities in Las Vegas. One in Ten: highest rate of HBV infection Asians and Pacific Islanders have...

Feb 7th, 2015
Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Age 50 years and older. Family history of colon cancer or colon polyps. Previous history of colon polyps. Colonoscopy is a PREVENTIVE PROCEDURE that is fully covered under the “Obamacare” Act.

Feb 5th, 2015
HBV 1-2-3!

“HBV Free LV” Campaign Increasing Hepatitis B (HBV) awareness in the Asian and Pacific Islander Communities in Las Vegas. WHO? WHAT? WHY? HOW? One in ten Asians and Pacific Islanders are infected with HBV. Majority of these infections are acquired from…

Feb 5th, 2015
Many Fil-Ams still unsure about ‘Obamacare’

By Bev Llorente, ABS-CBN North America News Bureau NEVADA – As the deadline to sign up for Affordable Care Act draws near, many kababayans living in the valley are still longing for answers if this health care is sustainable and…

Dec 5th, 2013
Donaire teams up with Nievera for Yolanda survivors

Filipino Flash’s gloves fetch high price in auction Bev Llorente ABS-CBN North America Bureau LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Las Vegas Gastroenterology played host to Martin Nievera’s “Martin at the Mandarin” on the Las Vegas strip. Nievera shared the stage with…

Dec 4th, 2013
Fighting Hepatitis B

Bev Llorente, ABS-CBN North America Bureau One in 10 Asians is infected by the liver disease caused by the Hepatitis B virus, according to the World Health Organization, and even among Asian-Americans the infection is prevalent.

Jul 28th, 2012