Colorectal Services

Colorectal care is the comprehensive evaluation and treatment of diseases related to the anus, colon and rectum.

Our colorectal team is led by two specialized surgeons, Dr. Monzon and Dr. Oceguera, who work as a team to offer you comprehensive care using modern diagnostics, advanced therapies and minimally invasive techniques including robotic surgery.

ColonXray.jpgChoosing Bassett for your colorectal care means you get unrivaled expertise and the benefit of multidisciplinary coordinated care. The colorectal team works closely with Primary Care, G.I. and Cancer Services to ensure you receive comprehensive and top-notch care. Dr. Monzon and Dr. Oceguera are board certified general surgeons with specialty colorectal training. This means that both surgeons are certified to do a wide range of general surgeries but focus in colorectal surgery. Dr. Monzon and Dr. Oceguera are both committed to understanding and improving the colorectal health of their rural patients.

Whether you're in need of screening or advanced cancer care, we have what you're looking for; experienced professionals, compassionate care from friendly faces and the best comprehensive colorectal care in the area.

Learn more about how we can keep you and your loved ones healthy by exploring the links to the left.

Colonoscopy Preparation Instructions:

 

Colonoscopy Preparation Using Split Dose Miralax Solution
Colonoscopy Preparation (2 day double prep)
Colonoscopy Preparation (2 day split dose)
Gastroscopy (EGD) Preparation
Hydrogen Breath Test Preparation

 

 

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