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How can I obtain a colonoscopy without a health plan?

I am trying to find where my son, who is 49, can obtain a free colonoscopy as he has no Health Plan.

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Although I often offer free initial exams to indigent patients, colonoscopy exams are never given away as free services. Colonoscopy exams are expensive and require the services of secondary medical providers (anesthesiologists & hospitals). To get a free colonoscopy, you will need free medicaid insurance. Or you can seek the assistance from local charitable organizations in your area.

I do not know of anyone doing free colonoscopies. I would contact your local free clinic to ask.

You can either pay cash or speak to your local charity hospital system.

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