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Dr. Joshua Bleier

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Cochecton, NY
22 years experience

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Colon and Rectal Surgery

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English

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Bleier
Colon and Rectal Surgery 22 years experience
Infrequent bm: Infrequent or difficult bowel movements, usually less than one per day or two.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Bleier
Colon and Rectal Surgery 22 years experience
Hemorrhoids: Moat common cause for painless bright red bleeding in the toilet bowl after a bowel movement is internal hemorrhoids.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Bleier
Colon and Rectal Surgery 22 years experience
Ct not sensitive: Ct scan is a useful tool for pre operative evaluation and postoperative surveillance, however most colon cances would not be detectable by standard ca... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Bleier
Colon and Rectal Surgery 22 years experience
Partial obstruction: Sometimes, when there is a mechanical bowel obstruction, liquids are the only types of bowel contents that will pass. Fecal impaction, whichever cause... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Bleier is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bleier is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank you. This supports what my Gastro says - he is doing a colonoscopy even if I went for a CT scan regardless of what the scan shows.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA
Graduated 2000MD
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