Gastroenterology Associates of Western Michigan, also known as West Michigan Clinical Research Center, is the first private practice in Michigan to offer FibroScan.
West Michigan Clinical Research Center and Gastroenterology Associates of Western Michigan now offer FibroScan®, an accurate, non-invasive, painless aid for managing patients with liver disease. FibroScan is FDA-approved for clinical management of patients with liver disease and is covered by most insurance carriers.
FibroScan works by emitting a pulse of energy, which you may feel as a slight vibration on your skin. FibroScan then measures the speed of this energy and immediately provides this information to your physician, who then uses it as part of a broader evaluation of your liver health.
Fibroscan offers many benefits:
For more information about FibroScan at West Michigan Clinical Research Center, please contact Bridgett Klooster at (616) 608-8738.