Department of Surgery

Colorectal Surgery

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Section Overview

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The surgeons in the Colorectal Surgery Section at Baylor College of Medicine have unique expertise in some of the newest, most innovative, minimally invasive surgical procedures for patients with problems related to the colon, rectum and small bowel. From colorectal cancer to inflammatory bowel disease to benign colorectal disease, we use the state-of-the-art robotic, laparoscopic and transanal techniques to provide every patient with top-notch service and quality of care. We are proud to offer our patients cutting-edge care at the Baylor Department Surgery, ranked #15 in the country (U.S. News and World Report) with Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center ranked #2 in Houston and #4 in Texas.

Our experienced, multidisciplinary team of professionals values your time and we want to provide you with the most streamlined experience. Most of our patients can be seen within a week. Additionally, we have combined clinics with medical oncology and gastroenterology to be able to provide a seamless patient experience, with ideal communication. We believe in helping our patients make informed decisions about care and attempt to treat patients like family.

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Faculty: Colorectal Surgery

People
First Name
Atif
Last Name
Iqbal
Honorific Title
M.D., FACS, FACRS
Position
Associate Professor and Chief, Section of Colorectal Surgery
First Name
Yesenia
Last Name
Rojas-Khalil
Honorific Title
M.D.
Position
Assistant Professor of Surgery
First Name
Ashley
Last Name
Waldon
Position
Instructor/Pa