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Colorectal Surgery

The colorectal surgery team at USF Health offers the latest in diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the colon, rectum and anus. A team of fellowship trained colorectal surgeons work closely with colleagues in gastroenterology, oncology, radiation oncology, urology, obstetrics and gynecology, and other specialties to ensure that you receive comprehensive, innovative and supportive care.

Colorectal Surgery services:

  • Diagnostic sigmoidoscopy
  • Biopsy (colon polyps)
  • Diverticular disease
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Bowel repair
  • Sphincter-sparing procedures
  • Coloanal anastomosis
  • Ileostomy (temporary stoma to remove waste)
  • Seton placement (wound healing treatment)
  • Excise anal lesions
  • Fistula repair
  • Rectal prolapse repair
  • Hemorrhoidopexy (hemorrhoid surgery)
  • Implant neuroelectrodes for incontinence

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