NEMG in the news

Scott Thornton

Scott Thornton, MD


Connecticut Post: “New Rules on Screening Applauded: Doctors Welcome Step Toward Detecting Colon Cancer Earlier”

NEMG’s Scott Thornton, MD, surgical director of the Norma Pfriem Cancer Center at Bridgeport Hospital, recently commented in the Connecticut Post on the importance of colonoscopies for colon cancer prevention. Read the full story

Peter McWhorter

Peter McWhorter, MD


Greenwich Time: “Greenwich Doctor Applauds New Recommendations on Colon Cancer”

NEMG’s Peter McWhorter, MD, colon and rectal surgeon at Greenwich Hospital, was recently quoted in the Greenwich Time in favor of the American Cancer Society’s decision to lower the recommended colon cancer screening age from 50 to 45. Read the full story