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Colon and Rectal Surgery

The Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital provides comprehensive care for individuals with colorectal needs including:

  • Screening colonoscopy
  • Routine Anoscopy and High Resolution Anoscopy for Anal Dysplasia and Anal Warts
  • Subspeciality level medical and surgical colorectal care
  • Management Colon, Rectal, and Anal Cancer
  • Management of Colon and Rectal Polyps
  • Management of Diverticulitis
  • Management of Familial Colorectal Cancer Syndromes
  • Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Management of Ulcrative Colitis
  • Management of Crohn’s Disease
  • Management of Incontinence
  • Management of Rectal Prolapse
  • Management of Anorectal Abscess
  • Management of Fistulas
  • Management of Fissures
  • Management of Hemorrhoids
  • Management of Constipation
  • Management of Diarrhea
  • Management of Abdominal Pain
  • Management of Pelvic Pain
  • Management of Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Management of Rectal Spasm
  • Management of Rectocele
  • Management of Pruritis Ani
  • Management of Pilonidal Disease
  • Minimally invasive surgery

Time to get your Colonoscopy?

St. John’s is committed to providing patients with a safe, high-quality experience in our state-of-the art endoscopy suite. Regardless of the findings our highly trained staff will provide you with the least invasive, most highly effective treatment available. Learn more about Colonoscopy Screenings here.

Managing Anorectal Issues

We know that when one’s private area hurts or is bleeding this is both frightening and embarrassing.Our team can provide comfortable, confidential care that rarely requires an operation – Most conditions can be managed effectively in the office setting.

Anal Dysplasia

St. John’s is fully equipped to perform screening for and treatment of precancerous lesions of the anal canal and perianal skin for at risk patients. Learn more about Anal Dysplasia here.


Lectures on Colon and Rectal Cancer awareness are available on request for community groups.

Minimally Invasive Approaches

Colorectal care at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital Includes Laparoscopic, and Transanal management for many benign and malignant conditions. Through these approaches we are able to provide maximum benefits, successful outcomes, and rapid recovery for our patients

Contact Us

For more information on Colon and Rectal Surgery at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, call 516-400-9302.

To find a colorectal surgeon at St. John’s, click here and choose Colon and Rectal Surgery in the specialty tab. To schedule an appointment, please call 516-400-9302.

Offices in Lawrence and Belle Harbor

St. John’s provides comprehensive Colorectal services at convenient locations in Belle Harbor and Lawrence. Immediate appointments are available and most insurance plans are accepted. Visit St. John’s Medical Group in Belle Harbor at 431 Beach 129th Street. Call 718-474-4500 for information and appointments.

St. John’s Lawrence office is located at 275 Rockaway Turnpike. Call 516-400-9302 for information and appointments.