Corpus Christi Colorectal Surgeons
- 5 Board certified
- 3 Award winners
- 26 Reviews
- Average rating is 3 stars
- Average wait time is 30.1 minutes
What are Colorectal Surgery Specialists?
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:
- Anal fissures
- Severe constipation
- Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
- Fecal incontinence
- Rectal prolapse
- Imperforate anus
- Crohn's disease
- Colorectal or anal cancers
The area of Corpus Christi, TX has a population of approximately 306,433 people. There are 6 colorectal surgeons near Corpus Christi, which gives it a ratio of 1 colorectal surgeon per 51,072 residents or a ratio of 1 colorectal surgeon per 18,864 households. There are 113,186 households in Corpus Christi.