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Comprehensive Care and Treatments

Bassett offers comprehensive and quality treatment for a wide variety of colorectal diseases that affect men and women of all ages.

Colorectal treatment can improve the following symptoms:

  • Blood with bowel movements
  • Incontinence
  • Constipation
  • Varying size and consistency in bowel movements
  • Unwanted weight loss
  • Abdominal pain

Common colorectal conditions and symptoms treated by Bassett Medical Center colorectal team include:

  • Anorectal
    • Anal cancer
      • Multidisciplinary team including radiation and medical oncologist
    • Rectal cancer
      • Robotic assisted surgery - low anterior resection, abdominal perineal resection
      • da Vinci system
      • Multisciplinary team including radiation and medical oncologist
    • Rectal polyps
    • Fistulas
    • Fissures
    • Fecal incontinence
      • Sacral nerve stimulation therapy
    • Hemorrhoids
      • Procedure for prolapsing hemorrhoids
    • Dysplasia
    • Anal warts
    • Rectal prolapse
      • Robotic assisted surgery, da Vinci
  • Colon
    • Colon cancer
      • Multidisciplinary team including radiation and medical oncologist
    • Constipation
    • Colon polyps
    • Colon volvulus
    • Diverticulitis
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
      • Crohn's disease
      • Ulcerative colitis

Call your primary care provider for an appointment.

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Colonoscopy Prep Using Split Dose Miralax Solution




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