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Graduated in 1979
Dr. Timmerman has been with Colon and Rectal Specialists since 1997. Established in 1913, Colon and Rectal Specialists is one of the oldest continually operating groups of colon and rectal surgeons in the country. The physicians and staff of Colon & Rectal Specialists are committed to providing to all patients the special care and education that is needed for the treatment of colon and rectal problems.