Colorectal Surgery

The Nebraska Medicine Colon and Rectal Surgery program offers comprehensive services to patients with benign and malignant diseases of the colon, rectum and anus. Our board-certified surgeons utilize a multidisciplinary, enhanced recovery care model and are experienced in the most advanced and up-to-date surgical techniques.

Conditions We Treat

  • Colon and rectal cancer
  • Anal cancer
  • Anorectal disease including fissures, fistulas and hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) including Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis and diverticulitis
  • Pelvic floor disorders including fecal incontinence, rectal prolapse and rectocele

Advanced Surgery Options

  • Complex laparoscopic and robotic surgery
  • Endoluminal surgery (TAMIS and TaTME)
  • Advanced anorectal surgical techniques
  • Sphincter preserving surgeries
  • Reoperative  abdomiopelvic surgery

State of the Art Comprehensive Care

Nebraska Medicine has comprehensive facilities that can manage care for patients with the most complex conditions. Premiere locations include: Lauritzen Outpatient Center and the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.


 

Accreditations and Awards

Highly Ranked Care

We were recognized in U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals ranking as a high performing hospital in Colon Cancer Surgery in 2017 and 2018, as well as high performing in 2017 in Gasteroenterology & GI Surgery. 

U.S. News and World Report Highest Ranking in Colon Cancer Surgery

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