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Colon Cancer Awareness

February 22, 2012 Colon & Rectal Practice News

The Center for Colon & Rectal Surgery would like to remind everyone that MARCH is Colon Cancer Awareness Month.  Get Screened for Colon Cancer!  Learn more at GetScreenedToday.com!


Dr. Albert to Travel to California to Train Surgeons on TAMIS

February 16, 2012 Colon and Rectal Practice News

Dr. Matthew R. Albert, one of the co-inventors of TransAnal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS), will travel to La Jolla, CA to train surgeons with Dr. Elisabeth C. McLemore, MD on February 27.  The TAMIS course will be held at the Center for the Future of Surgery - UC San Diego Medical School.  Learn more about TAMIS.


Dr. Matthew R. Albert talks about colon cancer on LIVE TV

Print Email Share February 9, 2012 Practice News

Dr. Matthew Albert discusses colon cancer on live television in Jamaica on Feb 9th, 2012.


FIRST Robotic Transanal Surgery (RTS)

February 9, 2012 Colon and Rectal Practice News

In January 2012, Drs. Eduardo Parra-Davila, and Teresa deBeche-Adams perform the world's first Robotic TransAnal Surgery (RTS) for resection of a rectal neoplasm.


The Center for Colon and Rectal Surgery Gets Seven Papers Accepted at Major National Surgical Meetings

February 7, 2012 Practice News

The doctors at the Center for Colon & Rectal Surgery have seven major papers accepted in 2012 for presentationat the largest national surgical society meetings in the U.S.  - Including SAGES and ASCRS.


Website for TAMIS is Launched

February 1, 2012 Colon and Rectal Practice News

The Center For Colon & Rectal Surgery launches a website for TransAnal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS), and is the first center in the world to perform Robotic Transanal Surgery.  Learn more at www.exploreTAMIS.com


The Center Acquires 3D Endorectal Ultrasound

December 29, 2011 Colon and Rectal Practice News

The Center for Colon & Rectal Surgery acquires 3D endorectal ultrasound.  This state-of-the-art ultrasound is the only one of its kind in Central Florida.  It helps doctors assess pelvic organs better, and it can be used to provide a much clearer picture of anal and rectal cancers. Learn more at Pelvic3D.com.


Center creates website for Training Surgical Fellows

December 15, 2011 Colon and Rectal Practice News

A website for surgical fellow and resident education has been created.  Visit OrlandoColon.com.


Dr. Albert named "TOP DOCS" in Orlando

December 1, 2011 Colon and Rectal Practice News

Peers have voted Dr. Albert among Orlando's "Top Docs".  They will be recognized in the Dec 2011 issue of Orlando Magazine.


The Practice expands to Florida Hospital East

August 18, 2011 Colon and Rectal Practice News

With the addition of Dr. Teresa deBeche-Adams, the Center for Colon & Rectal Surgery expands to Florida Hospital East Orlando.  Dr. deBeche-Adams is fully trained in minimally invasive surgery, including laparoscopic and robotic colorectal surgery, as well as the latest development in rectal surgery for tumor removal – TAMIS.


First Colorectal Surgery Fellow Graduates from Training Program

June 30, 2011 Colon and Rectal Practice News

Dr. Teresa C. deBeche-Adams is the first graduate of the Florida Hospital Colorectal Surgery Training Program, which is run by the physicians at the Center For Colon & Rectal Surgery.  Learn more at OrlandoColon.com.


Physicians  Launch Fellowship Program in Colon and Rectal Surgery

July 1, 2010 Practice News

Dr. Parra-Davila launch an ACGME accredited surgical fellowship program to train colorectal surgeons!  Their first trainee: Dr. Teresa C. deBeche-Adams from New Orleans.


Dr. Albert Invent New Surgical Technique: TAMIS

July 1, 2009 Colon and Rectal Practice News

Doctors at the Center for Colon & Rectal Surgery invent a groundbreaking technique for the removal of benign and some types of malignant rectal tumors.  They have named the new technique TAMIS, which stands for TransAnal Minimally Invasive Surgery.


Dr. Albert joins as Colon and Rectal Practice Grows

July 1, 2007 Practice News

Dr. Albert joins The Center for Colon & Rectal Surgery continues to grow.