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Colon and Rectal Care at UPMC in North Central Pa.

Whether you are dealing with diseases of the anus, pelvic floor disorders, or cancer of the small bowel, colon, rectum, and anus, the specialists at UPMC in Williamsport, Pa. are here to help. We provide a variety of treatments and procedures to help you improve quality of life, reduce painful conditions and restore function. Using advanced techniques to help reduce recovery time and risk of complications, we work with other specialists to provide the latest in care for colorectal treatments.

What is a Colon and Rectal Surgeon?

The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons recognizes colon and rectal surgeons as experts in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of colon and rectal problems. Following full training in general surgery, they have completed advanced training in the treatment of colon and rectal disorders. Colon and rectal surgeons treat benign and malignant conditions, perform routine screening examinations and surgically treat problems when necessary.

Conditions Treated

We offer tailored treatments for a wide range of conditions of the colon and rectum, including:

Procedures and Treatments Offered

  • Screening and advanced colonoscopy
  • Office based procedures for hemorrhoids - hemorrhoid banding, sclerotherapy, etc.
  • Advanced surgical options for anal fistula and rectovaginal fistula
  • Pelvic floor evaluation - anorectal ultrasound, manometry, and EMG for evaluating pelvic pain, constipation, rectal prolapse, etc.
  • Laparoscopic and robotic surgery for colon and rectal cancer, diverticulitis, and rectal prolapse
  • Sacral Nerve Stimulator (SNS) for treating fecal incontinence
  • Transanal surgery for rectal polyps and masses

Our Locations


General Surgery at UPMC Williamsport
740 High St.
Suite 1003
Williamsport, PA 17701

Learn more about General Surgery at UPMC Williamsport.

Contact Us

For more information about colon and rectal care at UPMC in north central Pa., call 570-321-3160.