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Yaphet Tilahun, MD

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Colorectal Surgeon

  • Ivy League Educated
  • Fellowship-Trained
  • Published Researcher
Medical Group
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  • Anorectal disease
  • Colorectal cancers
  • Diverticular disease
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Fecal incontinence and constipation
  • Pelvic floor disease
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Screening and therapeutic colonoscopy
  • Transanal minimally invasive surgery


Yaphet Tilahun, MD, is an Ivy League-educated physician who completed his advanced sub-specialty training in colorectal surgery at Brown University Warren Alpert Medical School in Providence, RI.  Prior to that time, he was chief resident in general surgery at Florida Hospital in Orlando, where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honor society. An honors graduate at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst where he earned both his undergraduate and master’s degrees in microbiology, Dr. Tilahun initially pursued a career as a scientist before earning his medical degree at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester.  He is a published researcher and is certified in minimally invasive, laparoscopic surgery.


  • Fellowship, Colorectal Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Chief Resident, General Surgery, Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL
  • Medical Degree, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
  • Master of Science, Microbiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA


East Orlando

258 South Chickasaw Trail, Suite 201
Orlando, Florida 32825

Phone: 407.303.2615
Fax: 407.303.6634

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