Weill Cornell Medicine’s colorectal surgeons are nationally and internationally recognized for their pioneering efforts and extensive experience in minimally invasive surgery and state-of-the-art laparoscopic technologies for colorectal cancer, Crohn's disease and other inflammatory bowel diseases.
In addition to their expertise, our physicians help patients make informed decisions about their care and provide treatments tailored to their needs.
Colon and Rectal Surgery in New York
Our colon and rectal surgical practice is located in the Stich Building at East 70th Street and York Avenue, which is home to all of Weill Cornell Medicine's digestive diseases programs, including the Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health and the Jill Roberts Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center.
Weill Cornell Medicine’s Colon and Rectal Surgery division provides a friendly and private office environment where multiple specialists,including experienced colon and rectal doctors, bring a singular focus to gastrointestinal problems. Patients across New York can find medical and surgical consultations, genetic counseling, and dietary management, as well as undergo diagnostic testing and endoscopic procedures – all under one roof.
Our dedication to improving the lives of patients with colon and rectal disorders extends to a robust research program, where we are developing new types of minimally invasive surgery, improving post-operative recovery and maintaining our commitment to excellence in patient care.
Dr. Jeffrey Milson, chief of Colon and Rectal Surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine, discusses his work and what drives him and his colleagues to deliver the best care possible.