After practicing colorectal surgery in Portland, Oregon for many years, we opened the Northwest Center for Colorectal Health, LLC (Colorectal Health NW) as a reflection of our desire to provide our patients with the most compassionate, comprehensive and state of the art care available. We, along with our staff, look forward to welcoming you to our practice.Secure Online BILLPAY Portal
The Wall Street Journal reports on the importance of seeing a Colorectal Surgeon for treatment of rectal cancer.
Colorectal cancer is the 2nd most common cause of cancer death in the United States, but is very preventable! Screening colonoscopy is an important tool to not only detect colon cancer at a more treatable stage, but to find and remove polyps before they become cancer in the first place! Colorectal cancers and polyps usually don’t cause symptoms until advanced, so routine screening is important!Read More About the Myths Surrounding Colonoscopy
At Colorectal Health NW we specialize in three areas: treatment of abdominal colorectal disease such as colon cancer, rectal cancer, diverticulitis and inflammatory bowel disease; colonoscopy; and proctology (including pelvic floor disorders and fecal incontinence). Our colon and rectal clinic works to treat each patient conservatively or with minimally invasive procedures to provide the highest quality care. Click the links below to learn more about our commonly performed procedures.