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Anyone know how to find a proctologist or colorectal surgeon?

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Dr. Carlo Contreras
17 years experience in Surgical Oncology
See website below: The american society of colon and rectal surgeons has a great registry of board certified colorectal surgeons. Visit http://www.Fascrs.Org/patients/find_surgeon/.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

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