To schedule an appointment with a colorectal surgeon, call 800-926-8273.
Appointments take place at:
UC San Diego Health System – La Jolla
Moores Cancer Center
3855 Health Sciences Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093
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UC San Diego Health System - Encinitas
1200 Garden View Rd.
Encinitas, CA 92024
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For medical questions or prescription refills,
please call Maureen Cavanagh at 858-822-0705.
Eve Gardner talks about her experience with robot-assisted surgery for ulcerative colitis.
Cancer Support Groups
UC San Diego Health System provides an opportunity for the community of people living with colorectal cancer to meet and find support in one another.
Research and Clinical Trials
Colorectal surgeons at UC San Diego Health System are dedicated to improving treatments, technologies and procedures in the field. Read about research and clinical trials taking place in colorectal care.
Recognize symptoms for numerous conditions and find out what treatment options are available. Read more on diseases and conditions. For more detailed information on colorectal health, we recommend the website of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. This site provides detailed descriptions of colorectal conditions, screenings and treatment options.
Sample Surgical Consultations
Read helpful hypothetical conversations between patients and doctors regarding surgical treatments for various colorectal conditions.