Ninth Street Medical Center
310 West Ninth Street
Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 695-6800

Our team of specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your digestive system. Please use the search field below to browse our website. You'll find a wide array of information about your digestive health and available treatments provided by the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. If you are a current patient of the practice, you may search an even more expansive amount of medical information by entering the patient portal nextmd.com or use the patient portal link provided on each web page.  Once you have accessed the portal by clicking the blue Patient Portal icon, log in, then find the patient education tab on the right side of the page.  Click the tab and type in the search box your topic of interest. 

 

  Frederick Gastroenterology Associates instituted a rigorous quality assurance program several years ago.  Statistics are collected monthly and reviewed by the physicians. 

  Results are as follows:
  • FGA cecal intubation rate (procedure completion) 98.5%
  • FGA procedure cancellation rate due to inadequate bowel preparation 1.5%
  • FGA polyp detection rate ( all procedures) 58%
  • FGA compliance with recommendations for a repeat colonoscopy 10 years after a negative examination 100%                  

                                


 

What makes a High-Quality Colonoscopy?