Colorectal Surgery

Colorectal surgeons at North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) offer a full range of services for patients with diseases of the colon, rectum and anus. Patients are provided the highest quality and compassionate care, based upon the most current medical research and techniques. A close working relationship between our surgeons and other specialists at NSMC ensures coordinated care for the best outcomes. These specialists include: gastroenterologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, nutritionists, radiologists and pathologists.
colorectal surgery doctor with patient

Colorectal Surgery Program

Conditions Treated

  • Colitis
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Colon and rectal cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Constipation and incontinence
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Hemorrhoids, fistula, fissure and other anal and rectal conditions
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

Collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital

In June of 2009, NSMC and Massachusetts General Hospital colon and rectal surgeons joined together in a collaborative practice at the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care in Danvers. Outpatient surgery for colorectal surgery is available at NSMC Salem Hospital, NSMC Union Hospital and at the Outpatient Care in Danvers.