Comprehensive surgical care means that a patient receives the very best treatment from a team of specialists including his or her primary doctor, gastroenterologist surgeon and other healthcare professionals. By working closely with referring physicians and gastroenterologists, our surgeons keep them informed of the patient's progress throughout treatment.
Minimally invasive surgery, commonly known as laparoscopic surgery, can mean smaller incisions, less pain, a shorter hospital stay, and a quicker recovery. At Carolinas HealthCare System, our surgeons are experts in treating diseases of the colon and rectum to provide patients with excellent care and a more comfortable experience.
Our surgeons treat a wide range of diseases of the colon and rectum, including:
Neoplastic conditions (new abnormal tissue growths that may be benign, pre-malignant, or malignant):
Inflammatory bowel conditions:
Colorectal surgery is provided at the following Carolinas HealthCare System facilities:
To learn more about our colorectal surgeons, visit our physician directory.