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Colon and rectal surgery involves the intestinal tract, rectum, anus and peri-anal areas. The colon is the last portion of the digestive system; it extracts water and salt from solid wastes before they are eliminated from the body through the rectum.
The following are the most common diseases or disorders of the colon:
For more information about colorectal surgeons on the Medical Staff at The Chester County Hospital and Health System, call our Physician Referral Service at 610.738.2300 or visit the Find a Doctor section of our website.
Last Updated: 2/22/2013