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Professor of Surgery
Associate Chair of Education


Surgery for benign and malignant diseases of the colon, rectum and anus, including colon cancer, rectal cancer and anal cancer; inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis; constipation, rectal prolapse and fecal incontinence. Focus on minimally invasive techniques including laparoscopy and robotic surgery.


  • Medical Education Masters: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 2012-2014
  • Colorectal Surgery Fellowship: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 2009-2010
  • Internship and General Surgery Residency: McGaw Med Center General Surgery, Northwestern University Resident Chicago, Illinois 2002-2009
  • MD: University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1998-2002


Surgery – Board Certified, 2011
Colon and Rectal Surgery – Board Certified 2011


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  • Phone Numbers

    (919) 966-8436 (Office Phone)

  • (919) 966-8440 (Fax)

  • Address

    Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery

    4032 Burnett-Womack Building

    Campus Box 7081

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599