Colon and Rectal Surgery

At Mount Sinai Brooklyn, our colon and rectal surgeons offer the most advanced services right in our local community. With extensive experience in minimally invasive and robotic technologies, we draw on the latest science to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients.

As part of the Mount Sinai Health System, we bring world-leading skills and resources to our community hospital, where we give each patient and their family personalized attention in the convenience of our neighborhood setting.

Conditions We Treat

Combining advanced surgical skill with a compassionate approach, our team provides expert care for a wide range of benign and cancerous colon and rectal conditions that include: 

  • Anal cancer
  • Anal fistula, abscess, and fissures
  • Colon cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Fecal incontinence 
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Rectal cancer
  • Pilonidal cysts

Our Colon and Rectal Services

We are committed to achieving the best possible results with the lowest possible complication rates. At Mount Sinai Brooklyn patients have access to state-of-the-art minimally invasive procedures as well as surgeries using the da Vinci robot. These advanced surgical expertise involve smaller incisions, greater precision and better access to certain deep parts of the anatomy, resulting in less pain and scarring, and faster recovery time for our patients. Our specialists are skilled in performing a range of procedures, including:

  • Anal botox injections       
  • Fistulotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy 
  • Lateral internal sphincterotomy
  • Rectal advancement flap surgery
  • Resection of pilonidal cysts
  • Robotic colon resection
  • Robotic bowel resection
  • Sacral nerve stimulation
  • Stoma creation
  • Stoma reversal

If more advanced specialized care is needed, we can easily transfer patients to one of our Mount Sinai Health System Manhattan locations, while routine visits still happen close to home in our Brooklyn location.