Colon and Rectal Surgery

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Scripps Green Hospital
10666 N. Torrey Pines Rd.
La Jolla, CA 92037 US 32.8984 -117.243
    Phone
    858-554-9100
    Visiting Hours
    • 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    • Visiting hours may be adjusted based on the patient's needs or wishes.

Expertise for Colon and Rectal Surgery

Scripps surgeons offer a high level of expertise in procedures of the gastrointestinal tract, including specialization in colon and rectal surgery. When possible, surgeons employ minimally-invasive techniques, such as laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer. Due to smaller incision sizes, these methods encourage quicker recovery and reduced infection rates.

Scripps surgeons and medical staff are at the forefront of their field, leading developments in progressive treatment methods and patient care standards.