How Does Colon Cancer Spread in The Body?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 09/21/2021

Cancer may spread from where it began to other parts of the body. When cancer spreads to another part of the body, it is called metastasis.


How Do We Diagnose Colon Cancer?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 09/14/2021

Your doctor may order the following evaluations/tests that examine the colon and rectum to diagnose colon cancer


Chemotherapy Treatment For Colon Cancer

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 09/07/2021

Chemotherapy is a cancer treatment that uses drugs to stop the growth of cancer cells, either by killing the cells or by stopping them from dividing.


Colon Cancer Can Cause Blockage

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 08/31/2021

When cancer blocks the colon, it usually happens slowly and the person can become very sick over time.


A Pain in the Butt...!

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 08/17/2021

Let’s face it! No One Wants a Pain in the Butt!!!


Treatment of Rectal Cancer

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 08/10/2021

It is important to understand your options when treating Rectal Cancer.


No, R2D2 Will Not Be Doing Your Surgery!

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 08/03/2021

What is the world is robotic surgery? Is the robot really doing my surgery?


Minimally Invasive Surgery for Colorectal Conditions

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 07/27/2021

Our surgeons are experts in minimally invasive and robotic surgery for Colorectal conditions.


All You Need to Know About Robotic Surgery

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 07/20/2021

If you’ve been told you may need colon surgery, a minimally invasive option may be robotic-assisted surgery with da Vinci.


All You Need to Know About Minimally Invasive Colon Surgery

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 07/13/2021

Our surgeons are experts in the modern minimally invasive surgery of colon conditions including colon & rectal cancer and colitis.


Bowel Incontinence OOPS!........... I lost my control!

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 07/06/2021

Loss of Bowel control or fecal incontinence is more common than you may think. Millions of Americans suffer from accidents and leaks every day.


Follow Up Evaluation After Surgery For Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 06/29/2021

Even when all visible cancer has been removed, it is possible for cancer cells to be present in other areas of the body.


What to expect after Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 06/22/2021

Many people want to have one good bowel movement at the start of the day and then be done with it. In real life that is a fairytale story.


Surgical Review Corporation Accreditation

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 06/11/2021

Surgical Review Corporation Accreditation awarded to our two doctors at Houston Colon & Rectal Surgery.



Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 06/01/2021

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Good bowel habits

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 05/11/2021

The following is a brief discussion on how to establish good bowel habits.


Lowering your risk for colon cancer

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 05/04/2021

Colorectal cancer is preventable, and can be successfully treated.


Rectal pain and bleeding are warning signs

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 04/27/2021

You must never assume that your rectal pain or bleeding is from hemorrhoids.


Robotic Surgery of the Colon & Rectum

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 04/20/2021

Robotic colon & rectal surgery is now being used to treat many ailments of the colon and rectum.


Say Goodbye to Hemorrhoids!

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 04/13/2021

The THD procedure offers a minimally invasive surgical approach to treating hemorrhoids


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