Colorectal

As a leader in health care, Palmetto Health is the only hospital in the Midlands area to treat a colorectal condition with minimally invasive da Vinci® surgery. This enables our doctors to perform delicate and complex operations through a few tiny incisions with breakthrough vision, precision, dexterity and control. An attentive, caring staff will help through your procedure.

Benefits of da Vinci® Colorectal Surgery

  • Low blood loss
  • Quicker return to bowel function
  • Quicker return to diet
  • Short hospital stay
  • Da Vinci® offers patients facing rectal surgery (low anterior resection and APR) such potential benefits as:
  • Excellent clinical outcomes for cancer control
  • Quick return of bowel function
  • Fast return to diet
  • Less blood loss
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Fast recovery time

Da Vinci® Colorectal Surgeries

  • Colon cancer
  • Rectal cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease)

Da Vinci® Colorectal Surgeons
If you're facing colorectal surgery, find our if you're a candidate for a da Vinci® surgery by contacting:

Sidney Morrison, MD – ColoRectal Associates

Palmetto Health Cancer Centers
Learn more about Palmetto Health Cancer Centers, one of the Southeast's largest and most comprehensive cancer programs with 2,500 patients diagnosed and treated each year.