25 of the Best Colorectal Surgeons in Kentucky, US

Looking for the best colorectal surgeon in Kentucky, US? Find a top colorectal surgeon near you in Kentucky, US 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

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Kentucky, US
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State Wide
27 doctors found
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Highly rated in
37
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Appalachian Regional Healthcare

ARH Daniel Boone Clinic - Harlan

37 Ball Park Rd 
Harlan, KY 

Jameel Butt is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Harlan, Kentucky. Butt has been practicing medicine for over 51 years and is highly rated in 37 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hernia, Colitis, Cellulitis, and Acute Pancreatitis. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Butt is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
15
conditions
General Surgery
Surgical Oncology
Cardiology

T J Regional Health

T J Samson Community Hospital

310 N L Rogers Wells Blvd 
Glasgow, KY 

William Klapheke is a General Surgeon and a Surgical Oncologist in Glasgow, Kentucky. Klapheke has been practicing medicine for over 18 years and is highly rated in 15 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome, Cronkhite-Canada Disease, Attenuated Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, and Obesity. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Klapheke is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
13
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Baptist Health

Colorectal Surgical & Gastroenterology Associates

2620 Wilhite Dr 
Lexington, KY 

Bruce Belin is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Lexington, Kentucky. Belin has been practicing medicine for over 29 years and is highly rated in 13 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Diverticulitis, Familial Colorectal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, and Crohn's Disease. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Belin is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
13
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

UofL Health

UofL Physicians - Colon & Rectal Surgery

401 E Chestnut St 
Louisville, KY 

Russell Farmer is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky. Farmer has been practicing medicine for over 15 years and is highly rated in 13 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Rectal Prolapse, Gastrointestinal Fistula, Familial Colorectal Cancer, and Proctitis. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Farmer is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
11
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

Norton Healthcare

UofL Physicians - Colon & Rectal Surgery

401 E Chestnut St 
Louisville, KY 

Jeffrey Jorden is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky. Jorden has been practicing medicine for over 23 years and is highly rated in 11 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Genital Warts, and Proctitis. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Jorden is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
11
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Baptist Health

Baptist Health Medical Group Colon & Rectal Surgery

4001 Kresge Way 
Saint Matthews, KY 

Nechol Allen is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Saint Matthews, Kentucky. Allen has been practicing medicine for over 22 years and is highly rated in 11 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Anal Cancer, Familial Colorectal Cancer, Hemorrhoids, and Rectal Prolapse. She is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Allen is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
11
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

UofL Health

James Graham Brown Cancer Center

529 S Jackson St 
Louisville, KY 

Susan Galandiuk is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky. Galandiuk has been practicing medicine for over 40 years and is highly rated in 11 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Crohn's Disease, Colorectal Cancer, Colitis, and Thrombophlebitis. She is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Galandiuk is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
8
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

St Elizabeth Healthcare

General Surgery Ft. Thomas

85 N Grand Ave 
Fort Thomas, KY 

Jai Bikhchandani is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Fort Thomas, Kentucky. Bikhchandani has been practicing medicine for over 22 years and is highly rated in 8 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer, and Hemorrhoids. He is licensed to treat patients in Nebraska, Kentucky, and Minnesota. Bikhchandani is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
8
conditions
General Surgery
Bariatric Medicine
Colorectal Surgery

St Vincent Health

Owensboro Health Surgical Weight Loss Center

2235 Mayfair Ave 
Owensboro, KY 

Ravi Alapati is a General Surgeon and a Bariatric Medicine expert in Owensboro, Kentucky. Alapati has been practicing medicine for over 26 years and is highly rated in 8 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hiatal Hernia, Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia, Obesity, and Obesity in Children. He is licensed to treat patients in Illinois, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and Indiana. Alapati is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
6
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

Baptist Health

Colorectal Surgical & Gastroenterology Associates

2620 Wilhite Dr 
Lexington, KY 

Jennifer Rea is a Colorectal Surgeon in Lexington, Kentucky. Rea has been practicing medicine for over 16 years and is highly rated in 6 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Colorectal Cancer, Familial Colorectal Cancer, Diverticulitis, and Encopresis. She is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Rea is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
6
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

UK HealthCare

UK Kentucky Clinic

Lexington, KY 

Avinash Bhakta is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Lexington, Kentucky. Bhakta has been practicing medicine for over 12 years and is highly rated in 6 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, and Diverticulitis. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Bhakta is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
5
conditions
General Surgery
Surgical Oncology
Colorectal Surgery

UK HealthCare

Kentucky Clinic

Lexington, KY 

Jitesh Patel is a General Surgeon and a Surgical Oncologist in Lexington, Kentucky. Patel has been practicing medicine for over 19 years and is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer, and Colonic Malakoplakia. He is licensed to treat patients in California, Arizona, and Kentucky. Patel is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
5
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

CHI Saint Joseph Health

Colorectal Surgical & Gastroenterology Associates

2620 Wilhite Dr 
Lexington, KY 

John Dvorak is a Colorectal Surgeon in Lexington, Kentucky. Dvorak has been practicing medicine for over 27 years and is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Anal Fissure, and Hemorrhoids. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Dvorak is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
5
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

Baptist Health

Colorectal Surgical & Gastroenterology Associates

2620 Wilhite Dr 
Lexington, KY 

David Svetich is a Colorectal Surgeon in Lexington, Kentucky. Svetich has been practicing medicine for over 41 years and is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Diverticulitis, Crohn's Disease, Diverticulosis, and Retroperitoneal Inflammation. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Svetich is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
5
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

UK HealthCare

Multidisciplinary Clinic

800 Rose St 
Lexington, KY 

Jon Hourigan is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Lexington, Kentucky. Hourigan has been practicing medicine for over 22 years and is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Retroperitoneal Inflammation, Anal Cancer, and Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Hourigan is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
3
conditions
General Surgery
Surgical Oncology
Thoracic Surgery

Owensboro Health

Kentucky Orthopedic Rehabilitation LLC

2609 New Hartford Rd 
Owensboro, KY 

Jennifer Martin is a General Surgeon and a Surgical Oncologist in Owensboro, Kentucky. Martin 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 Obesity in Children, Necrosis, Peptic Ulcer, and Cellulitis. She is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Martin is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
2
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

Baptist Health

Colorectal Surgical & Gastroenterology Associates

2620 Wilhite Dr 
Lexington, KY 

Charles Papp is a Colorectal Surgeon in Lexington, Kentucky. Papp has been practicing medicine for over 38 years and is highly rated in 2 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Crohn's Disease, Hemorrhoids, Proctitis, and Colitis. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Papp is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
2
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

Norton Healthcare

Norton Surgical Specialists - Colorectal Health

3999 Dutchmans Ln 
Louisville, KY 

Michelle Julien is a Colorectal Surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky. Julien has been practicing medicine for over 11 years and is highly rated in 2 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Hemorrhoids, Anal Fissure, Anal Cancer, and Familial Colorectal Cancer. She is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Julien is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
1
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

UofL Health

UofL Health - Medical Center East

3920 Dutchmans Ln 
Louisville, KY 

Wayne Tuckson is a Colorectal Surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky. Tuckson has been practicing medicine for over 42 years and is highly rated in 1 condition, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hemorrhoids, Rectal Prolapse, Bowel Incontinence, and Encopresis. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Tuckson is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

St Elizabeth Healthcare

St. Elizabeth Healthcare Colorectal Surgery - Edgewood Suite 132

20 Medical Village Dr 
Edgewood, KY 

Ramesh Kumar is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Edgewood, Kentucky. Kumar has been practicing medicine for over 21 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . His top areas of expertise are Proctitis, Cellulitis, Anal Cancer, and Rectal Prolapse. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Kumar is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

Norton Healthcare

Colon & Rectal Surgery At UofL Physicians Outpatient Center

401 E Chestnut St 
Louisville, KY 

Clayton Ellis is a Colorectal Surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky. Ellis has been practicing medicine for over 11 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Rectal Prolapse, and Proctitis. He is licensed to treat patients in North Carolina and Kentucky. Ellis is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Kings Daughters Health System

Kings Daughters Medical Specialties Inc

Ashland, KY 

Gabie Ong is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Ashland, Kentucky. Ong has been practicing medicine for over 9 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . Her top area of expertise is Hemorrhoids. She is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Ong is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Mayo Clinic

Lexington, KY 

Tong Gan is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Lexington, Kentucky. Gan has been practicing medicine for over 8 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . His top area of expertise is Colorectal Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky and Minnesota.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

Norton Healthcare

Norton Surgical Specialists

1000 Dupont Rd 
Louisville, KY 

Ryan Jones is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky. Jones has been practicing medicine for over 9 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . His top areas of expertise are Proctitis and Familial Colorectal Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky. Jones is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
0
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Appalachian Regional Healthcare

Appalachian Regional Healthcare Inc.

200 Medical Center Drive 
Hazard, KY 

Taranjeet Kaur is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Hazard, Kentucky. Kaur has been practicing medicine for over 14 years and is rated as an Experienced expert by MediFind in the treatment of . Her top area of expertise is Gastrointestinal Perforation. She is licensed to treat patients in Kentucky and Oregon. Kaur is currently accepting new patients.

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How do I know if I should see a Colorectal Surgeon in Kentucky, US?

Typically, your primary care physician will refer you to a Colorectal Surgeon in Kentucky, US 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 in Kentucky, US?

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 Kentucky, US. 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 in Kentucky, US that best fits you.

Each Colorectal Surgeon in Kentucky, US 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 in Kentucky, US 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 Kentucky 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 in Kentucky, US who can provide a second opinion.

How can I learn about the latest research and medical advances my Colorectal Surgeon in Kentucky 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 Colorectal Surgeon.

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

Depending on your specific health condition, your Colorectal Surgeon may bring up clinical trials during one of your appointments, including those located inKentucky, 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 inKentucky, 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 in Kentucky, US?

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 Kentucky, US. 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 Kentucky 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 in Kentucky, US?

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 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 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 in Kentucky, US 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 in Kentucky, US might treat?

Can a Colorectal Surgeon in Kentucky, US help me check symptoms?

Depending on your symptoms, a Colorectal Surgeon in Kentucky, US 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 in Kentucky, US?

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 in Kentucky, US 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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