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Blog posts : "Colon & Rectal"

Colorectal Surgery, Public Health, Trauma

As I sat under the Saharan sun during my Peace Corps service in West Africa, I dreamed about what it would be like to be a doctor one day. That vision recently came to fruition as I stared at my first suppurative appendix, in a patient’s abdomen. I had opened; I had teased out the culprit, and here…

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Colon & Rectal Cancer, Community Service

My approach to medicine follows my approach to running: do as MUCH as you can, as OFTEN as you can, as WELL as you can. I started running about seven years ago to stay fit and relieve stress. I set my own goals and schedules, and I ran my first 10-mile road race almost before I knew it. Last fall,…

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