University Surgical Associates (USA) colorectal surgeons in Chattanooga, Tennessee, specialize in the treatment of the colon and rectal cancer and have attained certification from the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery (ABCRS) and American Board of Surgery (ABS).
A colon and rectal surgeon is proficient in the field of general surgery, but has also acquired particular expertise in diagnosis, as well as medical and surgical management, including preoperative and postoperative care, specific to the colon and rectum.
USA's colorectal surgeons, all of whom are board certified and faculty members of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, are leaders in the colorectal field and treat a variety of diagnosis and perform several types of surgeries.
They also treat colon and rectal cancers, and may manage many of these conditions utilizing minimally-invasive laparoscopic techniques to improve recovery.
USA also provides colon and rectal cancer screening services, including colonoscopies. To schedule a colonoscopy screening, call USA at 423-267-0466.
USA Colorectal Services Physician Staff
Richard A. Moore, PhD, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Eric C. Nelson, MD, FACS, FASCRS
J. Daniel Stanley, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Shauna Lorenzo-Rivero, MD, FACS, FASCRS
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What is Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Facts
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Diagnosis We Treat
Surgeries We Perform
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