El equipo de cirugía colorrectal del Boston Medical Center está altamente capacitado en el tratamiento de afecciones comunes y complejas que afectan el colon, el recto y el ano. A través de la colaboración multidisciplinaria con la División de Gastroenterología y otros especialistas, nuestros cirujanos colorrectales desarrollan un plan de tratamiento integrado para garantizar que cada paciente reciba la atención más adecuada. Ofrecemos tratamientos de vanguardia, que incluyen cirugía robótica, microcirugía endoscópica transanal (TEMS) y otros enfoques mínimamente invasivos para garantizar que los pacientes se recuperen lo más rápido posible y logren el mejor resultado posible.  

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Nuestro Equipo

BMC's surgeons, physicians, and medical staff work together to provide advanced ongoing care to help patients manage their conditions. The multidisciplinary team includes gastroenterologists, surgeons, nurses, nurse practitioners, radiologists, pathologists, rheumatologists, psychiatristsobstetrics and gynecology, and nutritionists.

Colorectal Surgeons

Joanne Favuzza, DO

Colorectal Surgeon
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Gastroenterologists

Alan C Moss, MD

Director of Crohn’s & Colitis Program Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Gastroenterology

Ansu M Noronha, MD

Interim Chief, Department of Gastroenterology
Associate Professor, Boston University School of Medicine

Sharmeel K Wasan, MD

Fellowship Director, Department of Gastroenterology
Associate Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine

Pediatric Gastroenterology

Advanced Practice Providers

Rebecca Headrick, PA-C

Special Interests

Anorectal disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Colorectal Cancer Screening and Surveillance

Samuel Lajoie, PA-C

Lead Surgical Physician Assistant

Special Interests

Anorectal disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Colorectal Cancer Screening and Surveillance

Resumen de la Investigación

Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis

While the cause of Crohn's and ulcerative colitis is still unknown, continuing medical research is an important aspect of the clinical care for IBD patients. Research studies and clinical trials are ongoing at the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center.

Research Studies

  • Predictors of adverse outcomes in Inflammatory Bowel Disease patients after ileal pouch anal anastomosis
  • Risk factors for post-operative infection in ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease patients
  • Micro RNA profiles from IBD patients with and without colorectal neoplasia
  • Clostridium difficle infection in Inflammatory Bowel Disease patients
  • Vaccination rates in patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Patient engagement and health status in Inflammatory Bowel Disease patients
  • Herpes zoster vaccination in IBD patients
  • Sample Collection Study to Evaluate DNA Markers in Subjects with Inflammatory Bowel Disease

To enroll in any of these studies, please contact the clinical research coordinator at the IBD Center at 617.638.6527.

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