Established in August 2006, Virginia Hospital Center Physician Group – Colorectal Surgery at Virginia Hospital Center provides the best medical and surgical treatment for patients with diseases and disorders of the Colon, Rectum and Anus. Led by Othon Wiltz, MD, FACS, FASCRS who partners with Jennifer McQuade, MD, FASCRS, Paul Savoca, MD, FACS, FASCRS, Rebekah Kim, MD and Shafik Sidani, MD, Virginia Hospital Center Physician Group – Colorectal Surgery's surgeons offer their patients compassionate and personalized care with customized treatment options. Drs. Wiltz, McQuade, Savoca, Kim and Sidani have extensive experience in laparoscopic/minimally invasive surgery, which can shorten the length of hospital stay and minimize patient discomfort. In addition, Virginia Hospital Center Physician Group – Colorectal Surgery is the only practice in the State of Virginia, and one of only 50 hospital programs in the United States, to offer (TEM) Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery, converting major abdominal surgery to outpatient surgery.
Conditions treated include, but are not limited to:
Malignant Diseases of the Colon, Rectum and Anus
With colorectal surgery, Virginia Hospital Center offers comprehensive treatments for a broad range of digestive and pelvic floor disorders. Dr. Wiltz, Dr. McQuade, Dr. Savoca, Dr. Kim and Dr. Sidani lead the laparoscopic/minimally invasive colon surgery initiative. They work in partnership with specialists at Virginia Hospital Center Physician Group – Urology and Urogynecology at Virginia Hospital Center to develop comprehensive treatments for both male and female incontinence, as well as other urological and pelvic floor disorders.