Colon Cancer

Colon Health & Cancer Care

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Body
We treat cancers and disorders affecting the lower part of the digestive system including the anus, colon or rectum. Our colorectal surgeons specialize in minimally invasive surgical procedures that mean smaller incisions, reduced pain and faster recovery. Colon Cancer Prevention & Screening The numbers clearly make the case for getting a colon cancer screening.
Clinical Practice Terms

Colorectal Cancer Treatment

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Body
Colon cancer is the growth of cancer in the large intestine. The large intestine, or colon, absorbs water and nutrients from foods. Treatment may include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy or targeted therapy. Learn more about treatment options at UVA.
Clinical Practice Terms
John F. Angle

John F. Angle, MD

Title:
Professor
Division:
Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Primary Location:
Radiology and Medical Imaging
Phone:
434.924.9401
Alan H Matsumoto

Alan H Matsumoto, MD

Title:
Professor
Division:
Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Primary Location:
Radiology and Medical Imaging
Phone:
434.243.4961
Steven M Powell

Steven M Powell, MD

Title:
Associate Professor
Division:
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Primary Location:
Digestive Health Center
Phone:
434.243.3090
Bruce D Schirmer

Bruce D Schirmer, MD

Title:
Professor
Division:
General Surgery
Primary Location:
Surgical Care
Phone:
434.924.2104
Cynthia M. Yoshida

Cynthia M. Yoshida, MD

Title:
Professor
Division:
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Primary Location:
Endoscopy Monroe Lane
Phone:
434.297.5759
Charles M. Friel

Charles M. Friel, MD

Title:
Professor
Division:
General Surgery
Primary Location:
Digestive Health Center
Phone:
434.243.9970
Peter T. Hallowell

Peter T. Hallowell, MD

Title:
Associate Professor
Division:
General Surgery
Primary Location:
Surgical Care
Phone:
434.243.4811
Auh Whan Park

Auh Whan Park, MD

Title:
Associate Professor
Division:
Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Primary Location:
Radiology and Medical Imaging
Phone:
434.924.9401