Space is limited.
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Registration is required by March 6, 2019.
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
UC San Diego Health – Hillcrest200 West Arbor Drive
UC San Diego Medical Center – Auditorium
San Diego, CA 92103
Map and Driving Directions
Colorectal Cancer: New Screenings and Treatments
Join us for a free seminar with our specialists. As part of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, we will share the latest information and insights on colorectal cancer diagnosis and treatment, including screenings and robotically assisted surgery options, offered at UC San Diego Health's new comprehensive cancer clinic in Hillcrest.
Meet our Colorectal Surgeons
Sonia Ramamoorthy, MD
Chief, Colon and Rectal Surgery, UC San Diego Health
Professor of Surgery, UC San Diego School of Medicine
Dr. Ramamoorthy is a board-certified colon and rectal surgeon. She specializes in treating colorectal and anal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and diverticulitis. She also leads the colorectal cancer team at Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health.
Benjamin Abbadessa, MD
Colon and Rectal Surgeon, UC San Diego Health
Assistant Professor of Surgery, UC San Diego School of Medicine
Dr. Abbadessa is a board-certified colorectal surgeon who treats colon cancer, anal cancer, colon polyps, diverticulitis, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, anal fistulas, anal fissures, hemorrhoids, anal abscesses, fecal incontinence, rectal prolapse, anal dysplasia and anal skin tags.