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Our board-certified surgeons possess nearly 50 years combined experience treating colon and rectal diseases. We have brought their knowledge and expertise together in a single surgical practice to
ensure greater access and ease for our patients in everything from arranging appointments to filling prescriptions and of course, advanced treatment. Our breakthroughs and surgical techniques continually make the latest news headlines.

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John Monson, MD, Discusses Future of Digestive Healthcare in Florida MD Magazine

When John Monson, MD, joined Florida Hospital as the system’s Executive Director of Colorectal Surgery back in April, he wanted to do more than just lead the Center for Colon and Rectal Surgery team.

Time for your colonoscopy? Don’t sweat it, just get it!

No one looks forward to a colonoscopy, but it’s one of the smartest things you can do to protect your health. This routine screening saves lives through the early detection of colon cancer and removal of polyps, often before they have a chance to become cancerous. Appearing on a recent FOX35 News segment, Dr. Monson addressed the anxieties patients often have regarding this procedure and explained that it’s really not as uncomfortable as you might think.