25 of the Best Colorectal Surgeons near San Francisco, CA

Looking for the best colorectal surgeon near San Francisco, CA? Find a top colorectal surgeon near you in San Francisco, CA who is an expert in your specific condition. Colorectal surgeons, formerly known as proctologists, are doctors who specialize in performing surgery on the lower digestive tract.
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Colorectal Surgeon Search Results

Location:
San Francisco, CA, US
Radius:
25 miles
35 doctors found
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Highly rated in
12
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
Surgical Oncology
General Surgery

University of California San Francisco Health System

Center For Colorectal Surgery

1825 4th St 
San Francisco, CA 
 1.7 mi

Madhulika Varma is a Colorectal Surgeon and a Surgical Oncologist in San Francisco, California. Varma has been practicing medicine for over 31 years and is highly rated in 12 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Bowel Incontinence, Rectal Prolapse, Familial Colorectal Cancer, and Encopresis. She is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
13
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

California Pacific Medical Center

California Pacific Medical Center - Van Ness Campus

1100 Van Ness Ave 
San Francisco, CA 
 0.8 mi

Michael Abel is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in San Francisco, California. Abel has been practicing medicine for over 45 years and is highly rated in 13 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hernia, Familial Colorectal Cancer, Umbilical Hernia, and Rectal Prolapse. He is licensed to treat patients in California. Abel is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
12
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

California Pacific Medical Center

California Pacific Medical Center - Van Ness Campus

1100 Van Ness Ave 
San Francisco, CA 
 0.8 mi

Laurence Yee is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in San Francisco, California. Yee has been practicing medicine for over 32 years and is highly rated in 12 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Hernia, Colorectal Cancer, and Choledocholithiasis. He is licensed to treat patients in California. Yee is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
10
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

Stanford Health Care

Pelvic Health Center

Redwood City, CA 
 23.3 mi

Brooke Gurland is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Redwood City, California. Gurland has been practicing medicine for over 28 years and is highly rated in 10 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Rectal Prolapse, Bowel Incontinence, Levator Syndrome, and Encopresis. She is licensed to treat patients in Ohio. Gurland is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
10
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

University of California San Francisco Health System

Center For Colorectal Surgery

1825 4th St 
San Francisco, CA 
 1.7 mi

Ankit Sarin is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in San Francisco, California. Sarin has been practicing medicine for over 19 years and is highly rated in 10 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Rectal Prolapse, Colorectal Cancer, and Bowel Incontinence. He is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
9
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

University of California San Francisco Health System

Center For Colorectal Surgery

1825 4th St 
San Francisco, CA 
 1.7 mi

Hueylan Chern is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in San Francisco, California. Chern has been practicing medicine for over 20 years and is highly rated in 9 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Encopresis, Bowel Incontinence, Hemorrhoids, and Proctitis. She is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
8
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

University of California San Francisco Health System

Center For Colorectal Surgery

1825 4th St 
San Francisco, CA 
 1.7 mi

Emily Finlayson is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in San Francisco, California. Finlayson has been practicing medicine for over 25 years and is highly rated in 8 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Anal Cancer, Crohn's Disease, Ileostomy, and Genital Warts. She is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
7
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Duke LifePoint Healthcare

Carle Health Care Incorporated

Oakland, CA 
 9.0 mi

David Blumberg is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Oakland, California. Blumberg has been practicing medicine for over 37 years and is highly rated in 7 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Hemorrhoids, Proctitis, and Diverticulitis. He is licensed to treat patients in California, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. Blumberg is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
5
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

John Muir Health

Bay Area Colon And Rectal Surgeons (AKA Bay Area Colon And Rectal Surgeons A Medical Group Inc)

365 Lennon Ln 
Walnut Creek, CA 
 23.7 mi

Ran Kim is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Walnut Creek, California. Kim has been practicing medicine for over 32 years and is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hemorrhoids, Diverticulitis, Retroperitoneal Inflammation, and Rectal Prolapse. He is licensed to treat patients in California. Kim is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
4
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

John Muir Health

1479 Ygnacio Valley Rd 
Walnut Creek, CA 
 22.6 mi

Samuel Oommen is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Walnut Creek, California. Oommen has been practicing medicine for over 48 years and is highly rated in 4 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Hemorrhoids, Rectal Prolapse, and Colorectal Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
4
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

Sutter Health

19845 Lake Chabot Rd 
Castro Valley, CA 
 18.8 mi

Noor Azimi is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Castro Valley, California. Azimi has been practicing medicine for over 24 years and is highly rated in 4 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Chronic Subdural Hematoma, Retroperitoneal Inflammation, Subdural Hematoma, and Delirium. She is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
3
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

California Pacific Medical Center

950 Stockton St 
San Francisco, CA 
 1.5 mi

Yanek Chiu is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in San Francisco, California. Chiu has been practicing medicine for over 51 years and is highly rated in 3 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hemorrhoids, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, Mesenteric Venous Thrombosis, and Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome. He is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
3
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

University of California San Francisco Health System

Center For Colorectal Surgery

1825 4th St 
San Francisco, CA 
 1.7 mi

Elizabeth Wick is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in San Francisco, California. Wick has been practicing medicine for over 22 years and is highly rated in 3 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Ileostomy, Colorectal Cancer, Pilonidal Sinus Disease, and Anal Cancer. She is licensed to treat patients in California and Maryland. Wick is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
3
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

165 Rowland Way 
Novato, CA 
 23.7 mi

Mark Bazalgette is a Colorectal Surgeon in Novato, California. Bazalgette has been practicing medicine for over 41 years and is highly rated in 3 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hemorrhoids, Proctitis, Anal Fissure, and Bowel Incontinence. He is licensed to treat patients in California. Bazalgette is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
3
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

John Muir Health

Muir IPA, Hill IPA

1320 El Capitan Dr 
Danville, CA 
 24.7 mi

Michael Gottlieb is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Danville, California. Gottlieb has been practicing medicine for over 33 years and is highly rated in 3 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hernia, Choledocholithiasis, Gallstones, and Rectal Prolapse. He is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
3
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

California Pacific Medical Center

San Francisco Surgical Medical Group

3838 California St 
San Francisco, CA 
 2.2 mi

Taehyun Chung is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in San Francisco, California. Chung has been practicing medicine for over 24 years and is highly rated in 3 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hernia, Retroperitoneal Inflammation, Umbilical Hernia, and Hemorrhoids. He is licensed to treat patients in California. Chung is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
3
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
Surgical Oncology
General Surgery

John Muir Health

Epic Care

3003 Oak Rd 
Walnut Creek, CA 
 22.4 mi

Salvador Guevara is a Colorectal Surgeon and a Surgical Oncologist in Walnut Creek, California. Guevara has been practicing medicine for over 18 years and is highly rated in 3 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Rectal Prolapse, Proctitis, Familial Colorectal Cancer, and Encopresis. He is licensed to treat patients in California. Guevara is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
2
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

Sutter Health

UCSF-John Muir Health Cancer Center In Berkeley, Berkeley Outpatient Center

3100 San Pablo Ave 
Berkeley, CA 
 8.9 mi

Shoko Abe is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Berkeley, California. Abe has been practicing medicine for over 16 years and is highly rated in 2 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Breast Cancer, Paget Disease of the Breast, Inflammatory Breast Cancer, and Intraductal Papilloma. She is licensed to treat patients in California, North Carolina, Nebraska, and Pennsylvania. Abe is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
2
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

John Muir Health

365 Lennon Suite 290 Office

365 Lennon Ln 
Walnut Creek, CA 
 23.7 mi

Negar Salehomoum is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Walnut Creek, California. Salehomoum has been practicing medicine for over 15 years and is highly rated in 2 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Retroperitoneal Inflammation, Choledocholithiasis, and Gallstones. She is licensed to treat patients in California. Salehomoum is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
1
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
Intensive Care Medicine
General Surgery

John Muir Health

Bay Area Colon & Rectal Surgeons, AMG

365 Lennon Ln 
Walnut Creek, CA 
 23.7 mi

Brian Mcguinness is a Colorectal Surgeon and an Intensive Care Medicine expert in Walnut Creek, California. Mcguinness has been practicing medicine for over 27 years and is highly rated in 1 condition, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Anal Cancer, Chronic Subdural Hematoma, Delirium, and Subdural Hematoma. He is licensed to treat patients in California. Mcguinness is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
1
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

CCHCA General Surgery

450 Sutter St 
San Francisco, CA 
 1.2 mi

Carolyn Million is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in San Francisco, California. Million has been practicing medicine for over 30 years and is highly rated in 1 condition, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Anal Fissure, Proctitis, Levator Syndrome, and Hemorrhoids. She is licensed to treat patients in California. Million is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

John Muir Health

Bay Area Surgical Specialists Inc A Medical Corporation

Walnut Creek, CA 
 23.7 mi

Poornima Vanguri is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Walnut Creek, California. Vanguri has been practicing medicine for over 13 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . Her top areas of expertise are Spinal Shock, Juvenile Angiofibroma, Pilonidal Sinus Disease, and Choledocholithiasis. She is licensed to treat patients in California, Virginia, and Florida. Vanguri is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

Mills-Peninsula Health Services

Tobin Schneider, MD

101 S San Mateo Dr 
San Mateo, CA 
 15.3 mi

Tobin Schneider is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in San Mateo, California. Schneider has been practicing medicine for over 34 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . His top areas of expertise are Retroperitoneal Inflammation, Choledocholithiasis, Gallstones, and Cellulitis. He is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Mills-Peninsula Health Services

Daly City Center

901 Campus Dr 
Daly City, CA 
 8.2 mi

Blake Read is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Daly City, California. Read has been practicing medicine for over 10 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . His top areas of expertise are Rectal Prolapse, Hemorrhoids, Retroperitoneal Inflammation, and Hernia. He is licensed to treat patients in California.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

2900 Telegraph Ave 
Berkeley, CA 
 10.4 mi

David Bitar is a Colorectal Surgeon in Berkeley, California. Bitar has been practicing medicine for over 51 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . His top areas of expertise are Anal Cancer, Levator Syndrome, and Hemorrhoids. He is licensed to treat patients in California.

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How do I know if I should see a Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA?

Typically, your primary care physician will refer you to a Colorectal Surgeon in San Francisco, CA if they believe it to be necessary. You can also explore your symptoms or research your diagnosis to see what kinds of doctors commonly treat your health condition.

How do I find the best Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA?

It’s important to find a Colorectal Surgeon who has extensive experience treating your specific health condition. But it can be challenging to find the best Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA. User review sites like Yelp are often of minimal help, especially since there can be a number of problems with relying on reviews of Colorectal Surgeons from other patients. Here at MediFind, we evaluate physicians, according to their expertise so you can quickly find a Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA that best fits you.

Each Colorectal Surgeon in San Francisco, CA is assessed based on research, patient volume, standing among peers, and connectedness to other physicians related to a specific health condition.

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Should I get a second opinion from another Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA for my health condition?

When you’re making important health decisions, it’s always recommended to get medical opinions from more than one doctor, and sometimes even more than one Colorectal Surgeon. If you just received a diagnosis, but something in your gut tells you to seek more guidance, it’s OK to consult with another doctor or Colorectal Surgeon to get additional insight into your condition and care. Second opinions are highly valuable because they can either confirm or disprove your original diagnosis or provide different perspectives from different Colorectal Surgeons. If you are unsure about getting a second opinion from another Colorectal Surgeon in San Francisco because you don’t want to offend your doctor, don’t let your concerns stop you. The fact is that most doctors, including Colorectal Surgeons, will not get offended and welcome second opinions, especially if you were diagnosed with a serious or rare condition. You can even use MediFind to search for another Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA who can provide a second opinion.

How can I learn about the latest research and medical advances my Colorectal Surgeon in San Francisco may know about?

Colorectal Surgeons know there is new scientific research happening all the time, and in fact, it’s estimated that the total body of medical knowledge now doubles every 73 days. That’s a lot of information to keep up with, even for an excellent Colorectal Surgeon. MediFind can help you explore the latest medical advances, research, and breakthroughs for your health condition, giving you access to the same cutting-edge information as your San Francisco Colorectal Surgeon.

How can I research clinical trials my Colorectal Surgeon might tell me about, especially ones that are located near San Francisco, CA?

Depending on your specific health condition, your Colorectal Surgeon may bring up clinical trials during one of your appointments, including those located nearSan Francisco, CA, US. Clinical trials are a type of medical research conducted by doctors and researchers, including Colorectal Surgeons, focused on evaluating the effects of new tests and treatments on human health. The purpose of clinical trials is to find improvements or discoveries for diseases and treatments, and your Colorectal Surgeon is likely working to stay on top of these developments. MediFind can help you easily search and filter clinical trials for your health condition, including those located nearSan Francisco, CA, US, that your Colorectal Surgeon may bring up in conversation. You can also learn more about what to consider when exploring clinical trials that you may wish to discuss with your Colorectal Surgeon.

What should I bring with me to an appointment with my Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA?

Bring your list of concerns (or reasons for your visit) with you on a piece of paper or your phone, so you can easily recall them when speaking to your Colorectal Surgeon in San Francisco, CA. You may want to consider bringing a friend or loved one for support, and to help you recall the information after your Colorectal Surgeon visit. Bring a notebook so you can take notes, copies of your medical records (dating back at least one year), a list of current medications, supplements and allergies to medications, your family history of disease, and a list of symptoms (and details about how long they last and how often they occur) to discuss with your San Francisco Colorectal Surgeon.

When talking with your Colorectal Surgeon, be honest and don’t hold anything back, since your doctor can only help you with the information you give them. Understanding the full picture will give your Colorectal Surgeon more to work with and help them provide you with the best care.

How can I get the most out of my Colorectal Surgeon appointment near San Francisco, CA?

Being a “good patient” isn’t just about listening to your Colorectal Surgeon. It’s about engaging in your health together to ensure you receive a high quality of care, which is called practicing patient autonomy. It’s important to be honest with your Colorectal Surgeon, and hide nothing, even if it’s embarrassing. You should also speak up and voice your concerns, and listen and ask questions of your San Francisco Colorectal Surgeon. You may also consider doing your own research on your condition and talking to other patients before or after speaking with your Colorectal Surgeon.

What questions should I ask my San Francisco Colorectal Surgeon?

A few topics you may wish to ask your Colorectal Surgeon about include: diagnosis details, symptom management, medical care, second opinions from other Colorectal Surgeons, whether you should see a specialist near San Francisco, CA other than a Colorectal Surgeon, treatment plans, side effects, and expectations for follow-up appointments with your Colorectal Surgeon.

What are the most common health conditions that a Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA might treat?

Can a Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA help me check symptoms?

Depending on your symptoms, a Colorectal Surgeon near San Francisco, CA may be able to provide a different point of view on your health than a primary care physician. You can also explore your symptoms and bring the results with you to your Colorectal Surgeon visit for discussion.

What types of insurance are accepted by Colorectal Surgeons near San Francisco, CA?

You should always contact your Colorectal Surgeon’s office to make sure they take your health insurance. Every Colorectal Surgeon has different arrangements with insurance providers. The most commonly accepted insurance near San Francisco, CA may not be the same as elsewhere, but some of the largest insurance providers are: Anthem/Blue Cross Blue Shield, Centene, UnitedHealthcare, Humana, HCSC (Health Care Service Corporation), CVS Health/Aetna, Kaiser Permanente, Molina Healthcare, and Cigna.

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