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What are proctologists?
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Old terminology
Proctologists originally primarily dealt just with hemorrhoids and this is an outdated form. Colon and rectal surgeons are general surgeons who have chosen to limit their practice to all associated diseases of the colon and rectum.

In brief: Old terminology
Proctologists originally primarily dealt just with hemorrhoids and this is an outdated form. Colon and rectal surgeons are general surgeons who have chosen to limit their practice to all associated diseases of the colon and rectum.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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