Dr. Andrew Russ, MD

Colorectal SurgeryMaleAge 41

Dr. Russ

University of Tennessee Medical Center

1924 Alcoa Hwy Knoxville, TN 37920

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(865) 305-9000

Dr. Andrew Russ, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Knoxville, TN and has over 7 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from CASE WESTERN RESERVE CARE SYSTEM medical school in 2014. He is affiliated with University of Tennessee Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Russ to book an appointment.

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Dr. Russ' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colorectal Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russ treats Colorectal Cancer more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Russ treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
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Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russ treats Anal and Rectal Cancer more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Russ treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russ performs Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Russ performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Russ' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystotomy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Wound Repair

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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Andrew Russ, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Knoxville, TN and has over 7 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from CASE...Read more

    Specialties

    • Colorectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Education

    2014
    CASE WESTERN RESERVE CARE SYSTEM
    Medical School

    Awards

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    What are Dr. Andrew Russ, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Russ frequently treats Colorectal Cancer, Anal and Rectal Cancer, and Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Russ treats.

    Where is Dr. Andrew Russ, MD's office located?

    Dr. Russ' office is located at 1924 Alcoa Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    Practice

    University of Tennessee Medical Center1924 Alcoa Hwy Knoxville, TN 37920
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    Univ. Colon and Rectal Surgery1934 Alcoa Hwy Ste 370 Knoxville, TN 37920
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    Affiliated Hospitals

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    University of Tennessee Medical Center

    Knoxville, TN

    75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

    12 Awards Received