Colorectal surgeons are doctors who perform surgery in order to correct problems with the anus, rectum or colon. These physicians perform colonoscopies, and other diagnostic procedures, in order to identify any issues that require surgical intervention and what type of surgical procedure would be best. The specialists also care for these patients post-operation to ensure proper healing and recovery.
Common disorders that colorectal surgeons treat through both open and laparoscopic surgeries are:
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
Colorectal or anal cancers
The area of Chandler, AZ has a population of approximately 766,923 people. There is 1 colorectal surgeon near Chandler, which gives it a ratio of 1 colorectal surgeon per 766,923 residents or a ratio of 1 colorectal surgeon per 290,724 households. There are 290,724 households in Chandler.