Michael Worsey, MD

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
Michael Worsey, MD
Accepts new patients
Treats adults


9834 Genesee Ave
# 201
La Jolla, CA 92037
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  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations


  • English


Dr. Worsey received undergraduate degree from the University of Cambridge and his medical degree from St. Thomas’ Hospital, London, England in 1985.

He served his internship specializing in Surgery at St. Thomas Hospital and served his residency specializing in Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh. Additional colon and rectal training was at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Worsey was board certified in Surgery in 1998 and in Colon and Rectal Surgery in 1999.

Dr. Worsey has 58 papers, book chapters and presentations to his credit. He is currently a reviewer of papers submitted to Diseases of Colon and Rectal Surgery (journal of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons).

Dr. Worsey is also the director of the Bernard Lee Schwartz ano-rectal physiology laboratory.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1999
  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery, 1998

Medical Education

  • St Thomas Hospital, MD, 1985


  • St Thomas Hospital, Residency, General Surgery, 1986
  • St Mary's Hospital, Residency, Medicine, 1986


  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1998
  • University of Pittsburgh, Residency, General Surgery, 1997
  • Royal Gwent Hospital, Residency, Surgical Critical Care, 1987


  • University of Iowa College of Medicine, Vascular Surgery, 1991

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