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We found 12 colon and rectal surgeons who accept United Healthcare Gold POS near Allentown, PA.

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Dr. Jennifer Marie Holder-Murray, MD
Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Physicians, Division of Colon and Rectal S.; University Drive
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Jennifer Holder-Murray is a physician who specializes in colon & rectal surgery. Dr. Holder-Murray's professional affiliations include VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS), UPMC Presbyterian, and Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. She is a graduate of the University of Nevada School of Medicine and a graduate of the University of Chicago Medical Center's residency program. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Holder-Murray is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. James Patrick Celebrezze Jr Jr., MD
Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
320 E North Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. James Celebrezze is a specialist in colon & rectal surgery. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. His clinical interests include bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. Dr. Celebrezze's hospital/clinic affiliations include UPMC Presbyterian and UPMC Passavant. He takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate. Dr. Celebrezze obtained his medical school training at Northeast Ohio Medical University and performed his residency at Summa Akron City Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery

Dr. Marc Edward Brozovich, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Colon & Rectal Surgery
100 Delafield Road; Suite 113
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Marc Brozovich practices general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and colon & rectal surgery. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Brozovich include bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Brozovich honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. He attended Temple University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital. Dr. Brozovich is affiliated with UPMC Northwest, UPMC St. Margaret, and UPMC Passavant.

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Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery

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Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
27 Heckel Road; Suite 206
Mc Kees Rocks, PA
 

Dr. Philip Georgevich specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and colon & rectal surgery. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, Dr. Georgevich attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is affiliated with UPMC Mercy.

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Dr. David Stanley Medich, MD
Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
200 Lothrop Street; Digestive Disorders Center, 3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. David Medich works as a colon and rectal surgeon. Clinical interests for Dr. Medich include bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. Dr. Medich's hospital/clinic affiliations include UPMC Presbyterian and UPMC Passavant. He attended medical school at Ohio State University College of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Medich trained at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
320 E North Avenue; Suite 261
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Matthew Voth's area of specialization is colon & rectal surgery. He is a graduate of the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Dr. Voth is in-network for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and United Healthcare POS.

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Specializes in General Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
320 E North Avenue; Suite 261
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. James McCormick practices general surgery and colon & rectal surgery. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. He attended medical school at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
320 E North Avenue; Suite 261
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Sherif Rizk's medical specialty is colon & rectal surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Rizk average 3.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Rush Medical College.

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
320 E North Avenue; Suite 261
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Stanislav Nosik is a Pittsburgh, PA physician who specializes in colon & rectal surgery. Dr. Nosik accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Andrew Rose Watson, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Colon & Rectal Surgery
200 Lothrop Street; Digestive Disorders Center, 3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Andrew Watson is a physician who specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and colon & rectal surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Watson include minimally invasive surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include UPMC Shadyside, UPMC Mercy, and UPMC Horizon. Dr. Watson studied medicine at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Watson's training includes a residency program at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). He is rated highly by his patients. He takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Minimally Invasive Surgery

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
1050 Bower Hill Road; Suite 208
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Scott Holekamp's specialty is colon & rectal surgery. Dr. Holekamp is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry.

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
1050 Bower Hill Road; Suite 208
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Dr. Leigh Nadler is a Pittsburgh, PA physician who specializes in colon & rectal surgery. Patients gave Dr. Nadler an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School.

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What is Colon & Rectal Surgery?

Colon and rectal surgery is the medical specialty that deals with diseases and disorders of the lower intestinal tract, colon, rectum, and anus. The specialty was previously known as proctology, and some physicians who specifically treat diseases of the rectum and anus may still call themselves proctologists; but in general that term is not currently used. While colon and rectal surgery is related to gastroenterology, only colon and rectal surgeons can provide surgical care.

Colon and rectal surgeons can offer routine screenings for common health conditions affecting the colon and rectum. They have also undergone advanced surgical training, and they are able to treat conditions affecting the lower intestinal tract with surgery when needed.

Some conditions that a colon and rectal surgeon might treat include:
  • Serious and chronic constipation
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Anal fissures, or tears in the skin around the anus
  • Anal abscesses and fistulae
  • Anal incontinence
  • Intestinal polyps
  • Colon and rectal cancer

Colon and rectal surgeons perform various procedures to keep patients healthy, such as colonoscopies and sigmoidoscopies. These tests use long, flexible tubes to examine the lining of the colon in case of pain or bleeding, or to look for signs of cancer or polyps. If a patient’s intestines are severely diseased and not working well, a colon and rectal surgeon may perform an ostomy, where the healthy part of the intestines are connected to a tube or pouch on the outside of the body. Colorectal surgeons may also remove hemorrhoids, perform laparoscopic surgery on a tumor, or even offer genetic counseling to patients with a family history of colorectal cancers.

Colon and rectal conditions can be some of the most uncomfortable problems to endure. Even if your intestinal problem is severe, colon and rectal surgeons can help you lead a long, healthy, and more enjoyable life.