Dr. Sean O Donovan

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Henrico, VA
33 years experience male

Locations

Office

Henrico, VA

Address

7605 Forest Ave., Suite 308, Henrico, VA
Directions

Fax

804285-8120

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

241 Answers
37 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A female asked:
Dr. Sean O Donovan
33 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Get checked: The causes of abdominal pain are myriad, especially in your age group? see your doctor to give more specifics and address your concerns. The black sli ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sean O Donovan
33 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Don't be shy: They've heard it all before, and probably a lot worse, so go ahead and give them the details. Don't worry if you don't know the right words to use, ju ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sean O Donovan
33 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
See below: First line treatment of hemorrhoids involves stool softeners, a healthy high fiber diet to bulk stools, possible lubricants to ease the passage of har ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Oct 23, 2013
Fast, Fantastic answers to often complex questions, truly an asset to the Medical Community. A true national leader in Colon and rectal Surgery. Highly recommended
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. O Donovan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. O Donovan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I just posted a question this afternoon asking how MUCH aspirin. I began with 2 full strength 7 1/2 years ago and wonder if I should decrease dosage now.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Dear Dr. Donovan, Your answer is appreciated. In the last months during sports season, eating lots of -junk- i've noticed Hemmoroids, and Polyps ?
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Thankyou for taking the time to answer my question.....also what would the rectum pain be caused from I have not had a flare up for over 3.5

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA
Graduated 1987MD
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