Large Intestine Surgery (Colectomy) | Anchorage, Alaska

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The large intestine also called the large bowel or colon, connects the small intestine to the anus. A large bowel resection or colectomy is a surgical procedure where all or just the diseased part of your large bowel is removed. Our surgeon, Dr. Prasad is highly experienced and skilled in performing surgery on the large intestine.

Reasons for Large Intestine Surgery

Large intestine surgery is performed to treat the following conditions:

  • Intestinal blockages due to tumors or scar tissue
  • Infection or bleeding in the intestines
  • Bowel inflammation
  • Precancerous polyps
  • Colon cancer

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Dr. Madhu Prasad has over 30+ years of experience working as a general surgeon and surgical oncologist and providing the highest level of care in Anchorage, Alaska. He believes in providing quality care to patients and their families. Inspired by compassion and humanism, Dr. Prasad and his team work for the well-being of their patients. Click here to know more about him. 

Alaska Cancer Treatment Center: Why Choose Far North Surgery in Anchorage, AK

Far North Surgery is one of the trusted Alaska cancer treatment centers providing general surgery with a special focus on surgical oncology and endocrine surgery. We use state-of-the-art technology to provide safe and successful surgical procedures. Our highly trained team of professionals is dedicated to offering exceptional patient care and creating a strong relationship with patients and their families.

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Alaska Cancer Treatment Center: Why Choose Far North Surgery in Anchorage, AK

Dr. Madhu Prasad has over 30+ years of experience working as a general surgeon and surgical oncologist and providing the highest level of care in Anchorage, Alaska. He believes in providing quality care to patients and their families. Inspired by compassion and humanism, Dr. Prasad and his team work for the well-being of their patients. Click here to know more about him.