Doctors Familiar With Continent Ostomies

This list is a GUIDELINE ONLY for finding a continent ostomy surgeon or a doctor that is willing to treat a patient with a continent ostomy and is not legal documentation nor recommendation. This list is current as of March 2020.  These doctors may or may not still perform these surgeries and/or do all types of continent ostomies.  There may be other doctors that we are not aware of.  Please let us know of them.

U.S.

CALIFORNIA

Dr. Donald Schiller (BCIR)
5901 W. Olympic Blvd, #105
Los Angeles, CA 90o36
323-472-9931
https://www.ileostomy-surgery.com

Dr. P.J. Benyamini (BCIR)
5901 W. Olympic Blvd, #504
Los Angeles, CA  90036
310-526-0290

Stanford University Medical Center (J-pouch & Kock pouch)
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
650-723-2300
https://stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-treatments/k/kock-pouch-ileostomy.html
https://stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-treatments/i/ileal-j-pouch-surgery.html

Dr. Andreas M. Kaiser (continent ostomy)
USC Colorectal Surgery
1450 San Pablo Street
Healthcare Consultation Center 4
Suite 6200, Los Angeles, CA, 90089
323-865-3690
http://www.surgery.usc.edu/colorectal/treatments-continentileostomy.html

Dr. Gail Salganick-Erfani (continent ostomy)
9850 Genesee Ave, Ste 570, La Jolla, CA 92037
858-457-4917
https://www.scripps.org/physicians?skill=specialty-8496-colon-and-rectal-surgery

Dr. Cindy Kin (J-pouch; Kock pouch)
Stanford Health Care
875 Blake Wilbur Dr, Palo Alto, CA 94304
650-498-6000
https://stanfordhealthcare.org/doctors/k/cindy-kin.html

Dr. Robert W. Beart (J-pouch) (Retired-only with consult)
Colorectal Surgery Institute
Dignity Health Glendale Memorial Hospital
222 West Eulalia St., Suite 100A, Glendale, CA 91204
818-244-8161
http://www.colorectalsurgeryinstitute.org/surgeons/robert-w-beart-m-d/

Dr. Michael J. Worsey
9834 Gennesse Ave., Suite 201
La Jolla, CA 92037
https://www.scripps.org/physicians/5671-michael-worsey?tab=overview

CONNECTICUT

Dr. Vikram Reddy
Yale Colon and Rectal Surgery
New Haven, CT
203-785-2616
vikram.reddy@yale.edu
Only does reconstruction of K-pouches

FLORIDA

Dr. Ernest Rehnke (BCIR) (Available for urgent consultations with Doctors or previous patients)
727-366-1611

Dr. Juan Nogueros (J-pouch)
2950 Cleveland Clinic Blvd, Weston, FL 33331
954-659-5278
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/318-juan-nogueros

MINNESOTA

Dr. Sherief Shawki (ileo-anal pouch, continent ostomy, K-pouch)
Mayo Clinic
200  1st St. SW, Rochester, MN 55905
507-284-9079
https://www.mayoclinic.org/biographies/shawki-sherief-f-m-b-b-ch-m-d/bio-20478630

Dr. Eric J. Dozois (J-pouch)
Mayo Clinic
2oo  1st St. SW, Rochester, MN 55905
507-284-2511
http://www.mayoclinic.org/departments-centers/colon-rectal-surgery/sections/doctors/drc-20312725

NEW JERSEY

Dr. Rolando Rolandelli (continent ostomy)
435 South St., Ste 360, Morristown, NJ 07960
973-971-7200
https://findmyamgdoctor.atlantichealth.org/search?name=Rolando%20Rolandelli&sort=networks%2Crelevance&_ga=2.150900084.394236763.1583443843-1203787122.1583443843
https://findadoctor.atlantichealth.org/provider/Rolando+Rolandelli/641404

NEW YORK

Dr. Feza Remzi (pelvic pouch; J-pouch)
NYU Langone Medical Center
530 First Ave, Ste 7V, New York, NY 10016
646-501-8670
http://nyulangone.org/doctors/1952337040/feza-remzi#appointments

Rochester NY Colon and Rectal Surgeons (J-pouch)
1255 Portland Ave
Rochester, NY 14621
585-222-6566
https://www.rochestercolon.com/people/bastian-domajnko-m-d/

Dr. Pokala Ravi Kiran (J-pouch & K-pouch)
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia Hospital
CUMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion, 8th Fl
161 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY 10032-3784
212-342-1155‬
http://columbiasurgery.org/conditions-and-treatments/continent-ileostomy

Dr. Bo Shen (K-pouch)
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia Hospital
CUMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion, 8th Fl
161 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY 10032-3784
212-342-1155‬; 212-305-9664
https://columbiasurgery.org/bo-shen-md

Dr. Steven Lee-Kong (J-pouch)
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia Hospital
CUMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion, 8th Fl
161 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY 10032-3784
212-342-1155‬
https://columbiasurgery.org/steven-lee-kong-md

Dr. Christopher Mascarenhas (J-pouch)
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia Hospital
CUMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion, 8th Fl
161 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY 10032-3784
212-342-1155‬
https://columbiasurgery.org/christopher-mascarenhas-md

Dr. Stephen Gorfine, Dr. David Chessin (continent ostomy)
5 E. 98th St., 14th Fl, Ste. B
New York, NY, 10029
212-517-8600
Affiliated with Mount Sinai
https://www.mountsinai.org/profiles/stephen-r-gorfine
https://www.mountsinai.org/profiles/david-b-chessin

Dr. Alex Ky-Miyasaka (continent ostomy)
Mt. Sinai
5 E. 98th St., #11, New York, NY 10029
212-241-3547
http://www.mountsinai.org/profiles/alex-ky-miyasaka

Dr. Jeffrey Milsom (continent ostomy)
1315 York Ave, 2nd Fl., New York, NY 10021
646-962-2270
https://weillcornell.org/jwmilsom
1283 York Avenue Colon & Rectal Surgery
New York, NY 10065
212-746-6030; 646-962-5121
https://www.nyp.org/physician/jwmilsom/

NORTH CAROLINA

Dr. Jean H. Ashburn (continent ostomy; ileo-anal pouch)
Wake Forest University Health Sciences
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
336-716-2734
https://www.wakehealth.edu/Providers/A/Jean-Hearst-Ashburn

OHIO

Dr. James Church (continent ostomy; ileo-anal pouch; J-pouch; pelvic pouch)
9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195
216-444-5404
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/716-james-church

Dr. Bradley Champagne (continent ostomy; ileo-anal pouch; J-pouch)
18101 Lorain Ave, Cleveland, OH 44111
440-673-0100
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/21261-bradley-champagne

Dr. Thomas Garofalo (ileo-anal pouch; J-pouch; pelvic pouch)
8701 Darrow Rd, Twinsburg, OH 44087
216-444-7000
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/6767-thomas-garofalo

Dr. I. Emre Gorgun (ileo-anal pouch; J-pouch; pelvic pouch)
9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195
216-444-7000
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/16230-i-emre-gorgun

Dr. Stefan Holubar (ileo-anal pouch; J-pouch; pelvic pouch)
9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195
216-445-8578
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/22497-stefan-holubar

Dr. Emina Huang (pelvic pouch, J-pouch)
9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH  44195
216-444-7000
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/18402-emina-huang

Dr. Tracy Hull (ileo-anal pouch, J-pouch, pelvic pouch)
9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195
216-444-7000
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/704-tracy-hull

Dr. Eric Johnson (ileo-anal, J-pouch, pelvic pouch)
Hillcrest Hospital
6770 Mayfield Road, Mayfield Heights, OH  44124
440-312-7111
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/23402-eric-johnson

Dr. Hermann Kessler (J-pouch)
9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195
216-444-7000
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/17785-hermann-kessler

Dr. Amy Lightner (ileo-anal pouch, J-pouch, pelvic pouch)
9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195
216-444-7000
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/24306-amy-lightner

Dr. Scott Steele (ileo-anal pouch)
9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195
216-444-7000
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/21718-scott-steele

Dr. Michael Valente (ileo-anal pouch; J-pouch)
9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195
216-444-7000
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff/16561-michael-a-valenti

Dr. David Dietz (continent ostomy)
University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH
216-844-7874
https://www.uhhospitals.org/find-a-doctor/dietz-david-28791-11

Dr. Alessandra C. Gasior (BCIR)
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
700 Childrens Dr
Columbus, OH 43205
614-722-0449; 614-355-6229
https://www.nationwidechildrens.org/find-a-doctor/profiles/alessandra-c-gasior
ALSO:
Ohio State University
Wexner Medical Center
410 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
614-293-8000
https://wexnermedical.osu.edu/find-a-doctor/alessandra-gasior-do-72691?fbclid=IwAR0UScobSbyDQtm5M38B3RooURTlwRt1yzp_5a3TN_ijR_7E1Yo07dht8dk

Dr. Richard J. Wood (BCIR)
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
700 Childrens Dr
Columbus, OH 43205
614-722-8046; 614-355-6229
https://www.nationwidechildrens.org/find-a-doctor/profiles/richard-j-wood

SOUTH CAROLINA

Thomas C. Mann Jr., MD; Dr. Bing Yi
(General Surgeons but they have treated someone with a continent ostomy)
Carolina Surgical
3 St. Francis Drive
Suite 360
Greenville, SC 29601

VIRGINIA

Dr. Farrell C. Adkins (laparoscopic pouch procedures)
3 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016
540-224-5170
https://www.carilionclinic.org/providers/farrell-c-adkins-md

OUTSIDE U.S.:

Mr. Ed Westcott (BCIR)
St. Thomas’ Hospital
Westminster Bridge Road
London, UK SE1 7EH
44 020 7188 2569 (secretary)
https://www.guysandstthomas.nhs.uk/our-services/consultant-profiles/cancer/medical-oncology/ed-westcott.aspx

Mr. Bruce George (continent ostomy)
Oxford University Hospitals
Oxford, UK
44 01865 235468
brucegeorge@doctors.org.uk

Mr. Richard Lovegrove (continent ostomy)
Worcester Royal Hospital
Charles Hastings Way
Worcester, England, WR5 1DD
44 1527 507999
Secy email: Sally.wren@nhs.net
https://www.bmihealthcare.co.uk/consultants/richard-lovegrove#gdpr-out

Dr. Brian Malcolm Taylor (continent ostomy)
London Health Sciences Center
University Campus
Dept of Surgery, Room 80F12
London, ON, Canada N6A 5A5
519-663-3209

Anthony de Buck van Overstraeten, M.D.
Zane Cohen Centre for Digestive Diseases
Mount Sinai Hospital
455-600 University Ave.
Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X5
E-mail:  Anthony.DeBuck@sinaihealthsystem.ca
Administrative Assistant:  Rina Berardi
Phone:  416-586-4800 x 8346
Fax:  416-586-8644
Rina.Berardi@sinaihealthsystem.ca
http://zanecohencentre.com/physicians/anthony-de-buck-van-overstraeten

Mr. Graeme Wilson (ileo-anal pouch)
Colorectal Surgery
Edinburgh, Scotland EH4 2XU
44 0131 341 3742
https://www.spirehealthcare.com/consultant-profiles/mr-r-g-wilson-c2546685/
graeme.wilson@nhslothian.scot.nhs.us

Prof. Dr. Med. A. J. Kroesen (Kock pouch)
Krankenhaus Porz am Rhein
Urbacher Weg 19
51149 Köln
Phone: 02203 5661644
Fax: 02203 5661642
www.khporz.de/zentren/magen-darm-zentrum/darmkrebszentrum
a.kroesen@khporz.de

Gabriela Möslein (Kock pouch)
Ev. Krankenhaus, Bethesda
Heerstrße 219
47053 Duisburg, Germany
49 152 0203 6008 0
https://www.bethesda-krankenhaus-duisburg.de

Prof. Karl Wilhelm Ecker (ileo-anal pouch; Kock Pouch)
Medicine Müritz Klinikum
Klini für Allgemein, Visceral, Thorax und Getäibchirurgie
Surgical Department
Weinberstr. 19
D-17192 Waren Germany
49 03991 77-22 01
karl-wilhelm.ecker@mueritz-klinikum.de

Dr. Jonas Bengtsson (continent ostomy)
The Colorectal Unit
Sahlgrenska University Hospital SU/Ö
416 85 Göteborg Sweden
46 31 342 10 00
jonas.l.bengtsson@vgregion.se

Mattias Block, MD, PhD (continent ostomy)
Senior Consultant Surgeon
Head of the Colorectal Unit
Sahlgrenska University Hospital SU/Ö
416 85 Göteborg Sweden
46 31 342 10 00
mattias.block@vgregion.se

Dr. Leif Hulten, Goteborg, Sweden (retired but teaching) leif.hulten@surgery.gu.se

Dr. Michael F. Gerhards (Kock pouch)
Amsterdam, Netherlands
31 020 510 89 11; 31 020 599 91 11; 31 020 599 41 00
https://www.olvg.nl/maag-darm-leverchirurgie/mf-gerhards

Hans Wassmuth MD PhD (trained by Prof Myrvold & Dr Hulten)
St. Olavs Hospital
Surgical Dept
Universitetssykehuset i Trondheim
7006 Trondheim
47 72 57 30 00

Tom Øresland (Will be retiring soon)
Akershus University Hospital
PO box 1000
1478 Lørenskog, Norway
tom.oresland@medisin.uio.no
47 41 32 74 75

Arne Færden (continent ostomy)
Akershus University Hospital
PO box 1000
1478 Lørenskog, Norway
47 41 32 74 75

Prof. Helge E. Myrvold (continent ostomy)
Trondheim, Norway
47 95 05 52 25 (retired but in the loop)

Mr. Philip Smart (continent ostomy)
Surgery Centre, Austin Health
Epworth Eastern, Level 3, Ste. 14
1 Arnold Street
Box Hill  VIC 3128
61 3 9895 7286
https://www.drphilsmart.com
reception@drphilsmart.com

Mr. Satish Warriner (continent ostomy)
Epworth Freemason Clarendon Street Hospital
East Melboune, Australia
61 3 9417 5306
61 3 8677 9625 (Fax)
satish96101@yahoo.com
http://mgie.com.au/all-doctors-list/satish-warrier-bscmed-mbbsmsfracs/