Commonly Treated Colorectal Conditions
Our colon and rectal surgeons at The University of Vermont Medical Center study, diagnosis and treat colorectal surgery conditions:
- Anal fissure and anal fistula
- Colorectal cancer (colon or rectal cancer)
- Crohn's disease
- Fecal incontinence
- Ulcerative colitis
Colon and Rectal Surgery Screening and Procedures
Screening and diagnostic procedures, such as a Colonoscopy, are key tools for determining the best corrective course. Learn more about colon and rectal screening in our Health Library: Colorectal Cancer Test Recommendations.
Surgical Forms of Treatment
- Laparoscopic and robotic colon and rectal procedures
- open surgery
- anorectal operations
- therapeutic colonoscopy
- transanal endoscopic microsurgery
Our Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Researchers and Academic Practitioners Working in affiliation with the University of Vermont, our surgeons are researchers and educators providing patients with leading-edge treatments and resources.
The UVM Medical Center colon and rectal surgeons team with:
- Gastroenterology (GI) specialists in digestive disease care
- Medical and Radiation Oncologists
- Urology and urogynecology experts, working in the Continence Center
Consultation at The UVM Medical Center
Contact the surgical team at The University of Vermont Medical Center at 802-847-1288 and we'll help determine if you're a candidate for colon and rectal surgery. Or call General Surgery at The UVM Medical Center to schedule an appointment 800-639-2480.
- Call (toll free): 888-362-3242
- Fax Referral Line: 802-847-2001
- Email: ReferralCenteruvmhealth [dot] org Note: please send encrypted files.
Fellowship and Residency Programs - We offer residency and fellowship programs in over 17 service lines. Our General Surgery Residency Program is a comprehensive program that prepares residents for careers in general surgery, academic surgery and surgical fellowship training. Visit the Department of Surgery for more information.
Continuing Medical Education (CME) – Our CME program offers a series of medical courses for health care professionals to learn about new and developing areas of their fields. Visit CME.