Rectal Bleeding: Don't Ignore It - See a Colorectal Surgeon for Evaluation

Dr. Tal Raphaeli | 05/16/2023

Rectal bleeding can be a concerning symptom that should never be ignored.


Maintain Optimal Colon Health With Routine Colonoscopy

Dr. Tal Raphaeli | 05/09/2023

Prioritizing colon health is an essential aspect of overall wellness, and regular colonoscopy screenings are a key component of preventative care.


Do you have good bowel habits? What are good bowel habits?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 04/05/2022

The How-To Guide on maintaining healthy lifestyle and hygiene habits.


What happens after I get rubber bands on hemorrhoids?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/29/2022

Patients often ask; “How do I take care of myself after surgery?”.


Everything you need to know about a Low Fiber Diet

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/22/2022

You may need a low fiber diet if you have chronic diarrhea, cramping, and more


What to expect and how to prepare for Colonoscopy surgery

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/15/2022

Going into any surgery can be a daunting experience, this will help you prepare


How to treat constipation with Kegel exercises

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/08/2022

Kegel or pelvic floor muscle exercises are done to strengthen as well as relax


What is a high fiber diet?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/01/2022

Fiber is a complex carbohydrate that cannot be digested and absorbed by our body


What you need to know about preventing cancerous Polyps

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 02/22/2022

Polyps of the colon cause cancer. They start small and will turn cancerous.


Are you constipated? How to tell if you are constipated?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 02/15/2022

At least 2.5 million people see their doctor each year due to constipation


What you need to know about Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 02/08/2022

How to identify if you are dealing with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)


What happens after I get home from my Abdominal Surgery?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 02/01/2022

Here, we will discuss what happens after surgery and how you take care of yourself in the days immediately after going home.


What are hemorrhoids?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 01/25/2022

Hemorrhoids are enlarged, bulging blood veins in and about the rectum.


What Stage is My Colon Cancer and How Do I Find Out About My Prognosis?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 12/28/2021

Most important factor in outcome of patients with cancer is the Stage of Colon Cancer at the time of diagnosis.


What is Colon Cancer?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 12/21/2021

Colon cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the colon.


What Increases Your Risk of Developing Colon Cancer?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 12/14/2021

Anything that increases your chance of getting a disease is called a risk factor.


What If My Rectal Cancer Comes Back After Treatment?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 12/07/2021

Unfortunately cancer can come back even after treatment.


What Are The SIgns of Colon Cancer?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 11/30/2021

For the most part colon cancer is a silent disease. That is why many patients will not have any symptoms until its too late.


Treatment Options For Colon Cancer

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 11/23/2021

There are different types of treatment for patients with colon cancer.


Treatment of Rectal Cancer

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 11/16/2021

Treatment of rectal cancer is somewhat different than colon cancers.


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