Welcome to Rochester Colon & Rectal Surgeons, P.C.
Rochester Colon-Rectal Surgeons, P.C. is a group of surgical colon-rectal specialists committed to caring for people with problems of the intestinal tract. Our expertise includes the treatment of tumors/cancers of the colon, rectum and anus, diverticulosis/ diverticulitis, Crohn’s disease, Ulcerative Colitis (including J pouch surgery), anorectal problems (hemorrhoids, fissure, abscess, fistula, and warts, fecal incontinence). Preventative care is important to our group and we offer screening options that can help prevent colorectal and anal cancers.
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If you must have surgery, would you prefer one with more damage to your body or less? How about a surgery with more pain or less, a longer hospital stay or a shorter one, and a surgery with the possibility of multiple complications or one which delivers fewer complications?
Those who regularly have a colonoscopy are familiar with the term polyp. They understand that they are small growths on the inside of the colon or rectum. They have several shapes and can be numerous, but having a polyp does not mean you have cancer.
Anyone who is given a colon cancer diagnosis finds their world has turned upside down in one minute. Fear, anxiety, and a thousand other emotions hit all at once. After the initial shock settles in, now you need to think clearly and figure out the next steps after a colon cancer diagnosis.
If you are approaching the age of 45, you may be wondering, why do I need to get a colonoscopy? For starters, it could save your life. If that doesn’t move you to set one up, we will give you several additional reasons.