The colorectal surgery team at UVA offers comprehensive surgical care for diseases of the colon and rectum, including colon cancer.
We specialize in sphincter-saving procedures and surgical approaches to a variety of disorders of the colon and lower digestive track, including:
- Cancer of the colon, rectum and anus
- Colon polyps
- Anorectal disease
- Crohn's disease
- Diverticular disease
- Ulcerative colitis
Colorectal: Surgery Options
Your UVA surgeons specialize in minimally invasive surgical procedures. If you need surgery, we'll make sure you understand all of your options and are completely comfortable with the procedure. We'll also help make sure you have a plan in place to make your recovery go as smoothly as possible.
Our colorectal treatments include:
- Anal fistula repair
- Laparoscopic colon and rectum surgery
- Transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM)
- Sphincter-preserving procedures
- Limberg flap