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Dr. Farouk Tootla

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Algonac, MI
51 years experience

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Colon and Rectal Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Farouk Tootla
Colon and Rectal Surgery 51 years experience
Yes: at this stage you should be back to normal and there should be no dietary resrictions
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Farouk Tootla
Colon and Rectal Surgery 51 years experience
Inadequate fibre: In young people constipation is mostly dietary or poor bowel habits. However organic causes need to be ruled out. See a colon and rectal doctor.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Farouk Tootla
Colon and Rectal Surgery 51 years experience
Colitis: Diarrhea can be caused by any number of different conditions. Need to see a gastroenterologist to evaluate including a good history, tests and endoscopy to determine the cause.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tootla is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tootla is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you so much for your quick reply, Dr. Tootla!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Natal Faculty of Medicine, South Africa
Graduated 1970MD
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