What diseases do we treat?
• Anal cancer: Diagnosis of anal cancer and evaluate for chemotherapy and radiation.
• Anal pre-cancerous lesions, anal dysplasia: Biopsy and treatment in the office, high-resolution anoscopy.
• Anal condyloma (anal warts): Removal and destruction of anal warts in the office or in the operating room.
• Anal fissure: Medical treatment, injecting Botox in the anus, surgery (sphincterotomy).
• Anal fistula: Fistulotomy, fistulectomy, Seton placement, placing fistula plug.
• Anal skin tags: Removal of anal skin tags (in the office for small tags or in the operating room for the larger ones).
• Ano-vaginal fistula (fistula between the anus and the vagina): repair of the fistula.
• Colon cancer: Robotic or Laparoscopic or Open colon resections.
• Colonoscopy: With sedation.
• Colo-vaginal, recto-vaginal or colo-vesical fistulas: Robotic or Laparoscopic or open surgery.
• Diverticulitis of colon: Nonoperative or operative management, evaluation for colon resection.
• Fecal incontinence: sphincteroplasty (repair of anal sphincter defects, SECCA procedure.
• Hemorrhoids: Treatment of hemorrhoids using rubber-band ligation, Infra-red coagulation, Hemorrhoidectomy, THD procedure.
• HIV-related anorectal diseases.
• Ileostomy and colostomy (stomas): Closure of the stomas, repair of parastomal hernias, revision of stomas, repair of prolapsed stomas.
• Inflammatory bowel disease.
• Perianal/perirectal abscess: incision and drainage.
• Pilonidal abscess/cyst: Removal of the cyst.
• Pruritus Ani (itching of the anus).
• Rectal prolapse: Laparoscopic or open surgery, Perineal repair.
• Rectal cancer: Robotic, Laparoscopic or open surgery, transanal surgery, evaluate for preoperative chemotherapy & radiation.
Disclaimer: The above information are solely for patient's general information and education. For various reasons, some procedures may not be feasible for a patient. Some patients may not be a good candidate for a certain procedure. In general, to decide if a procedure can be done for a patient, doctor needs to see and examine that patient.
Irvine Colorectal Surgery
16300 Sand Canyon Ave, Ste 604, Irvine, CA 92618
Tel: 949-429-0268, Fax: 949-420-2180