What is the Colonoscopy Assist Program ?

  • Colonoscopy Assist is a program that promotes affordable colon cancer screening and is available as a free resource to the public.
  • The following services are provided at affordable pre-negotiated rates:
    1. Colonoscopy (screening or diagnostic)
    2. Upper Endoscopy
    3. Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    4. Virtual Colonoscopy
    5. Cologuard
    6. FIT
  • Financial assistance is available for patients unable to afford the services.

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Because Screening For Cancer Should Be Affordable

Nationwide Scheduling | Phone : 1-855-542-6566 | Fax : 847-984-1164

Alabaster, AL Upper Endoscopy

ColonoscopyAssist is pleased to offer upper endoscopy and colonoscopy procedures in Alabaster, AL as part of its nationwide upper endoscopy program. The procedures are available at an all inclusive discounted rate of :

Alabaster, AL Upper Endoscopy Rates

Service Price Geographic Availability
Upper Endoscopy / EGD $975 See Locations
Colonoscopy $1075 See Locations
Colonoscopy & Upper Endoscopy $1895 See Locations
Cologuard $599 Via mail in program
Fecal Immunochemical Test (FIT) $25 Via mail in program

Patients with low income or financial hardship can apply for financial assistance to further reduce their out of pocket cost. Please visit the financial assistance page for more information.

*Pricing on this page is subject to change at any time. For the most updated and accurate pricing, please lookup use our Locations & Prices tool.

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FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

What is the ColonoscopyAssist Program?

ColonoscopyAssist is a social program that provides GI procedures like and Upper Endoscopy at affordable, all-inclusive rates. Our rates are affordable and truly transparent. Scheduling is simple with most persons receiving their procedures within 2 weeks. The organization was founded in 2010, schedules procedures in 30+ states and has assisted more than 25,000 individuals to date.

How much does an upper endoscopy cost in Alabaster, AL?

Colonoscopy procedures in Alabaster, AL are $1075 when scheduled through the ColonoscopyAssist program.

The $1075 flat rate is a true all-inclusive rate. It includes all costs related to the procedure and there are no hidden charges. The price includes:

1) Physician fees
2) Facility or Hospital fees
3) Sedation or Anesthesia costs
4) Removal of polyps and taking of biopsies
5) Pathology Lab Fees (unlimited number of polyps and biopsies)
6) Procedure Reports

Note : Our rate includes the cost of pathology lab fees.
You can find additional details about our rate on our Nationwide Upper Endoscopy Program page.

Which healthcare facility will my upper endoscopy be performed at?

You can look up the closest provider based on your zip code using our Facility Locator. A “Physician Info” link has been provided for each facility so that patients can lookup detailed provider info and make an informed decision. You can also call our patient assistance line at (855) 542 6566 and a patient navigator can provide this information for you.

Can I schedule an upper endoscopy and colonoscopy through the program?

Yes. This is a common request and scheduling both procedures at the same time results in a cost savings.

What are the advantages of scheduling a procedure through the program?

In addition to the affordable cost, there are a number of significant advantages of scheduling through the program. ColonoscopyAssist is a strong patient advocate and over the years has implemented policies to protect patients from common problems faced as a self-pay patient.
You can learn about the many protections available to patients scheduling through the ColonoscopyAssist program.

Who is eligible to schedule through the program?

To be eligible for the our upper endoscopy rate you must :

1) have a medical need for an upper endoscopy
2) be paying for the entire procedure out of pocket
3) not be a member of Medicare, Medicaid or Tricare

The program does not have any residency, income or immigration limitations at this time. Certain limitations do apply if you intend to apply for financial assistance.

How do I schedule a colonoscopy appointment through the program?

Scheduling an appointment is quick and simple. To schedule you will need to provide your medical history and scheduling preferences. You can do this either online or on the phone with our schedulers. Once an appointment is scheduled an appointment confirmation will be provided.
You can initiate scheduling for a colonoscopy in one of two ways :
Online   : Schedule Appointment
Phone   : (855) 542-6566

How long does it take to get an appointment at the Alabaster locations?

Appointments are dependent on availability at the facility selected. Most individuals are able to have their upper endoscopy in approximately 2 weeks from the time the scheduling request is made to the program. For urgent requests, it is recommended to call our patient assistance line at 855-542-6566 and schedule over the phone.

Is an office visit required before the upper endoscopy?

Consults are usually not needed for patients with a valid referral. However, they are required for medically complex patients. A patient navigator will let you know if a consult is needed prior to scheduling. Discounted rates for consultations are available (approx $100) and some providers include consults in their upper endoscopy rate.

What qualifications do the physicians and facilities in Alabaster have?

You can view the qualifications of each physician and facility using the Facility Locator. A physician information link is provided for each center allowing individuals to make an informed decision. Quality of care is our highest priority and only well established practices that regularly perform colonoscopy are allowed to participate in the program.

Do you offer upper endoscopy in other cities in Alabama?

Please visit our Facility Locator to look up centers in other cities in Alabama. If you do not see a facility in your city, please call our scheduling line at (855) 542-6566 to speak with a representative about options.

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I am so thankful that such an offer is available for those without insurance. Very affordable tests for colon cancer screening. The entire experience was so effortless for me. They made it so easy and did all they advertised to do. They guided me every step of the way.

Google ReviewJ.M (6/8/2019), Google

As I don’t have health insurance, I was pleased to learn about Colonoscopy Assist. Had it not been for my girlfriend, a former RN, I would have been unaware of your service. By working through Colonoscopy Assist, I have saved at least $500 versus a straight private pay. In addition, my last colonoscopy was well over a decade ago. Due to the number of polyps removed, I was instructed to return in 5 years. Had it not been for your services, I would have delayed this procedure even longer. Thankfully, there were no polyps this time. I now have peace of mind on which I cannot put a price.

Google ReviewD. K., Google

You saved my life. Seriously. I am 46 but have a family history of colon cancer. When my brother had malignant polyps, I got a referral from my doctor. Our insurance doesn’t cover colonoscopy so I would have had to pay $4600 out of pocket. Yikes. Found this site and made the appointment. Out of pocket costs were much more manageable, and the entire process worked as stated. A cancerous mass was found, so now I am getting treated. Otherwise I would never have known until it was too late. Thank you Colonoscopy Assist.

Google ReviewB. L., Google

I’m very grateful for the service Colonoscopy Assist provides. Being able to have a colonoscopy at a significantly reduced rate was a real blessing. As advertised, I only paid the flat rate they stated from the outset. Due to a conflict, I had to reschedule my original procedure appointment but Colonoscopy Assist was able help me with this process. The doctor and his staff were very professional and everything went very well on the day of my procedure. Colonoscopy Assist provided helpful communication throughout the entire process, from my initial registration to my final procedure results!

Google ReviewB. H., Google

Everything went smoothly and professionally as promised. There was no problem at check in and the facilty and staff were excellent and very caring.
We would use this program again for sure.

Google ReviewR. M, Google

Operators were awesome. Quick to help me get appointment setup and walked me through what I needed to do. Pleasure dealing with them.

Google ReviewS. S., Google

Great program! Very well done and organized. I got screened and it saved me a lot of money.

Google ReviewT. S., Google

Everyone at the office was professional and friendly. It was very easy to make the appointment and the procedure went well. I appreciate the opportunity to have a colonoscopy at a much more affordable price. Thank you Colonoscopy Assist.

Google ReviewC. J., Google

ColonoscopyAssist made the process very easy. The payment option really helped out and the discounted rate also. I was scheduled with a great provider who I actually used years prior through my insurance at the time. Great people to deal with and their program is extremely helpful.

Google ReviewB. H., Google

From the moment I walked in and filled out paperwork to preparing for procedure. Everything went like clockwork. Will visit again in 5 years.
Excellent service!!!

Google ReviewK. B., Google

ColonoscopyAssist made the process very easy. The payment option really helped out and the discounted rate also. I was scheduled with a great provider who I actually used years prior through my insurance at the time. Great people to deal with and their program is extremely helpful.

Google ReviewB. H., Google

very simple, very thorough. They keep you well informed and check up on you too

Google ReviewS. N., Google

Professional staff, very efficient, it was nice to have the doctor call to check on me after procedure. I highly recommend this facility…

Google ReviewK. T., Google

This is a great and affordable way to get it done. I traveled 140 miles, but it was worth it. The facility and the doctor were nothing but top-notch. No difference in treatment or care than if you had the best insurance. I will definitely go back, and will recommend ColonscopyAssist to family and friends.

Google ReviewC. C., Google

Used your program 5 years ago. Was very satisfied then. You contacted me with a reminder for five year checkup. Thank you. You helped get appt. with a facility closest to us. They were very nice staff and doctor was great. Again, thank you for your assistance in helping us out.

Google ReviewJ. K., Google

Colonoscopy/Assist was the best thing that happened for me. With family history of colon cancer I was long over due to do my first screening. Getting several quotes from several doctors I was looking at the unaffordable fees. When I contacted Colonoscopy/ Assist I was given the price that I could afford (a flat fee with no hidden fees)

Google ReviewL. H., Google

very simple, very thorough. They keep you well informed and check up on you too

Google ReviewS. N., Google

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