25 of the Best Colorectal Surgeons in Minnesota, US

Looking for the best colorectal surgeon in Minnesota, US? Find a top colorectal surgeon near you in Minnesota, 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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Minnesota, US
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Highly rated in
13
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

Robert Cima is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. Cima 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 Ileostomy, Diverticulitis, Colorectal Cancer, and Retroperitoneal Inflammation. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Cima is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
12
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

Sherief Shawki is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. Shawki has been practicing medicine for over 22 years and is highly rated in 12 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Ileostomy, Rectal Prolapse, Ulcerative Colitis, and Hemorrhagic Proctocolitis. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota and Ohio. Shawki is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
11
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
Surgical Oncology

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

Kellie Mathis is a Colorectal Surgeon and a Surgical Oncologist in Rochester, Minnesota. Mathis has been practicing medicine for over 19 years and is highly rated in 11 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Diverticulitis, Colorectal Cancer, Hemorrhagic Proctocolitis, and Ulcerative Colitis. She is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Mathis is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
10
conditions
Proctology
General Surgery
General Practice

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

David Larson is a Proctologist and a General Surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. Larson is highly rated in 10 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Colorectal Cancer, Familial Colorectal Cancer, Retroperitoneal Inflammation, and Diverticulitis. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Larson is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
9
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

Heidi Chua is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. Chua has been practicing medicine for over 28 years and is highly rated in 9 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Rectal Prolapse, Bowel Incontinence, Encopresis, and Secondary Peritonitis. She is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota and Missouri. Chua is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
9
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Tennova Healthcare

St. Luke's Surgical Associates

920 E 1st St 
Duluth, MN 

Daniel Opheim is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Duluth, Minnesota. Opheim has been practicing medicine for over 16 years and is highly rated in 9 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hemorrhoids, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, Mesenteric Venous Thrombosis, and Retroperitoneal Inflammation. He is licensed to treat patients in Tennessee and Minnesota. Opheim is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
8
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

Eric Dozois is a Colorectal Surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. Dozois has been practicing medicine for over 27 years and is highly rated in 8 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Gastrointestinal Fistula, Diverticulitis, Colorectal Cancer, and Retroperitoneal Inflammation. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Dozois is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
8
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

HealthPartners

HealthPartners Specialty Center - Surgery

401 Phalen Blvd 
Saint Paul, MN 

Ryan Carlson is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Carlson has been practicing medicine for over 16 years and is highly rated in 8 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Hernia, Colorectal Cancer, and Retroperitoneal Inflammation. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Carlson is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
8
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

UChicago Medicine

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

Benjamin Shogan is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. Shogan has been practicing medicine for over 13 years and is highly rated in 8 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Ileostomy, Hemorrhoids, Colorectal Cancer, and Familial Colorectal Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in Illinois and Minnesota. Shogan is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
7
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

M Health Fairview

University Of Minnesota Physicians

909 Fulton St Se 
Minneapolis, MN 

Robert Madoff is a Colorectal Surgeon in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Madoff has been practicing medicine for over 43 years and is highly rated in 7 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Colorectal Cancer, Familial Colorectal Cancer, Bowel Incontinence, and Anal Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Madoff is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
7
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Essentia Health

Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 3rd St

400 E 3rd St 
Duluth, MN 

Anne-marie Boller is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Duluth, Minnesota. Boller has been practicing medicine for over 22 years and is highly rated in 7 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Genital Warts, Encopresis, Bowel Incontinence, and Anal Cancer. She is licensed to treat patients in Illinois and Minnesota. Boller is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
7
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

Scott Kelley is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. Kelley has been practicing medicine for over 16 years and is highly rated in 7 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Ileostomy, Colorectal Cancer, Retroperitoneal Inflammation, and Familial Colorectal Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Kelley is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
7
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

John Pemberton is a Colorectal Surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. Pemberton has been practicing medicine for over 46 years and is highly rated in 7 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Anal Fissure, Hemorrhagic Proctocolitis, Ulcerative Colitis, and Crohn's Disease. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Pemberton is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
7
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

M Health Fairview

University Of Minnesota Physicians

909 Fulton St Se 
Minneapolis, MN 

Wolfgang Gaertner is a Colorectal Surgeon in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Gaertner has been practicing medicine for over 19 years and is highly rated in 7 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Anorectal Abscess, Rectal Prolapse, Colorectal Cancer, and Anal Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Gaertner is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
7
conditions
Colorectal Surgery

Allina Health

Colon And Rectal Surgery Associates - Minneapolis

2800 Chicago Ave 
Minneapolis, MN 

Michael Spencer is a Colorectal Surgeon in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Spencer 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, Proctitis, Hemorrhoids, and Colorectal Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Spencer is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
6
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

200 1st St Sw 
Rochester, MN 

Kevin Behm is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. Behm 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 Ileostomy, Colorectal Cancer, Diverticulitis, and Retroperitoneal Inflammation. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Behm is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
5
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Cleveland Clinic Health System

Colon And Rectal Surgery Assoc Ltd - Edina

6565 France Ave S 
Edina, MN 

Sarah Vogler is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Edina, Minnesota. Vogler has been practicing medicine for over 18 years and is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Rectal Prolapse, Bowel Incontinence, Encopresis, and Rectocele. She is licensed to treat patients in Florida and Minnesota. Vogler is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
5
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

M Health Fairview

Colon And Rectal Surgery Associates - St. Paul

1983 Sloan Pl 
Saint Paul, MN 

Brett Gemlo is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Gemlo has been practicing medicine for over 40 years and is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Familial Colorectal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Hemorrhoids, and Gastrointestinal Fistula. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Gemlo is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
5
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

Allina Health

Minneapolis Heart Institute

800 E 28th St 
Minneapolis, MN 

Hui Chong is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Chong has been practicing medicine for over 18 years and is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Hernia, Hiatal Hernia, Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia, and Gastroparesis. She is licensed to treat patients in Iowa and Minnesota. Chong is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
4
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Allina Health

Pelvic Floor Center

2800 Chicago Ave 
Minneapolis, MN 

Amy Thorsen is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Thorsen has been practicing medicine for over 27 years and is highly rated in 4 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Rectal Prolapse, Encopresis, Bowel Incontinence, and Proctitis. She is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Thorsen is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
4
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Allina Health

Colon And Rectal Surgery Associates Ltd. Coon Rapids

11850 Blackfoot St Nw 
Coon Rapids, MN 

Christine Jensen is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Coon Rapids, Minnesota. Jensen has been practicing medicine for over 18 years and is highly rated in 4 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Rectal Prolapse, Familial Colorectal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, and Diverticulitis. She is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Jensen is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
4
conditions
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery

Essentia Health

Welia Health Mora

Mora, MN 

Thomas Nelson is a General Surgeon and a Colorectal Surgeon in Mora, Minnesota. Nelson has been practicing medicine for over 38 years and is highly rated in 4 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Hernia, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, Umbilical Hernia, and Diverticulosis. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Nelson is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
4
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

M Health Fairview

Colon And Rectal Surgery Associates Ltd. Coon Rapids

11850 Blackfoot St Nw 
Coon Rapids, MN 

Mark Sun is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Coon Rapids, Minnesota. Sun has been practicing medicine for over 18 years and is highly rated in 4 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Colorectal Cancer, Familial Colorectal Cancer, Rectal Prolapse, and Anorectal Abscess. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota and Massachusetts. Sun is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
4
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

Park Nicollet Health Services

HealthPartners Physicians

3931 Louisiana Ave S 
Saint Louis Park, MN 

George Belzer is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Saint Louis Park, Minnesota. Belzer has been practicing medicine for over 32 years and is highly rated in 4 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Retroperitoneal Inflammation, Familial Colorectal Cancer, Diverticulitis, and Colorectal Cancer. He is licensed to treat patients in Minnesota. Belzer is currently accepting new patients.

Highly rated in
4
conditions
Colorectal Surgery
General Surgery

North Memorial Health

Maple Grove Hospital

9875 Hospital Dr 
Maple Grove, MN 

Kyle Barker is a Colorectal Surgeon and a General Surgeon in Maple Grove, Minnesota. Barker has been practicing medicine for over 14 years and is highly rated in 4 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Proctitis, Mesenteric Venous Thrombosis, Hemorrhoids, and Familial Adenomatous Polyposis. He is licensed to treat patients in North Dakota and Minnesota. Barker is currently accepting new patients.

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

Typically, your primary care physician will refer you to a Colorectal Surgeon in Minnesota, 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 Minnesota, 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 Minnesota, 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 Minnesota, US that best fits you.

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

How can I learn about the latest research and medical advances my Colorectal Surgeon in Minnesota 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 Minnesota, US?

Depending on your specific health condition, your Colorectal Surgeon may bring up clinical trials during one of your appointments, including those located inMinnesota, 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 inMinnesota, 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 Minnesota, 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 Minnesota, 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 Minnesota 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 Minnesota, 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 Minnesota, 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 Minnesota, US might treat?

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

Depending on your symptoms, a Colorectal Surgeon in Minnesota, 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 Minnesota, 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 Minnesota, 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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