CRH Medical to exhibit at American College of Surgeons Annual Clinical Congress

    VANCOUVER, Oct. 4 /CNW/ - CRH Medical Corporation (CRM: TSX-V) announced
today that it will be exhibiting at the American College of Surgeons 93rd
Annual Clinical Congress in New Orleans from October 7 - 11, 2007.
    CRH will be focused on recruiting General Surgeons to support the
Company's initiative to significantly expand its number of Centers for
Colorectal Health.
    Commenting on the American College of Surgeons Annual Conference, Edward
Wright CEO of CRH Medical, stated, "We are utilizing a number of tactics to
recruit physicians for our new Centers. The ACS conference enables us to
effectively introduce our Company and business opportunity to a large number
of physicians."

    About CRH Medical Corporation:

    CRH Medical Corporation is utilizing the first single use, patented,
disposable, hemorrhoid banding system through its Center for Colorectal Health
facilities. CRH Medical is opening its Center for Colorectal Health facilities
in the United States specializing in the treatment of hemorrhoids and
fissures, and colon cancer screening. The Company's goal is to become the
preeminent resource on colorectal health for consumers and medical
professionals in North America.

    The information in this news release contains so-called "forward-looking"
statements. These include statements regarding CRH Medical expectations,
beliefs, intentions or strategies for the future, which may be indicated by
words or phrases such as "anticipate", "expect", "intend", "plan", "will", "we
believe", "CRH Medical believes" "management believes" and similar language.
All forward-looking statements are based on CRH Medical current expectations
and are subject to risks and uncertainties and to assumptions made.

    The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
    or accuracy of this release.

For further information:

For further information: Dean Linden, Investor Relations, CRH Medical
Corporation at (604) 633-1440, or; Additional information
may also be found by visiting the Company's website at or
the SEDAR website at

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