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Dr. Anthony Firilas, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Firilas

Dr. Anthony Firilas, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.


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(843) 958-1281

Dr. Firilas accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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Dr. Firilas' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anal Fistula
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Firilas treats Anal Fistula more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Firilas treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Firilas treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Firilas treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Anal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Firilas treats Anal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Firilas treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Firilas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Repair of Rectocele With Robotic Assistance
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Anthony Firilas, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Carle Fndn Hospital
Residency Hospital
Conemaugh Valley Mem Hospital
Residency Hospital
Rush Presby St Luke's M C
Residency Hospital
1990
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990

Awards

Dr. Firilas' Reviews

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From 5 years ago when I was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease and having suffered having several seizures at a local hospital I got transferred to Charleston where Dr Firilas took excellent care of me and his bedside manner, caring, compassion, and willingness to listen thoroughly let me know this Dr...Read More
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I met Dr Firilas 8 months ago and was immediately impressed by his caring and compassion. He was easy to talk to and pretty quickly diagnosed my illness. I needed to be under the care of other specialists before he could do surgery and he surrounded me with a great team. He performed the surgery a...Read More
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The doctor takes his time with you and thoroughly explains everything. I received good treatment from him, his staff and Roper-St. Francis.
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Dr. Firilas is great. He is very caring and understanding of my concerns. He performed surgery on me for a blockage in my intestine. It was supposed to be a 3 hour operation. While he was in there he noticed an abnormal cancerous looking gall bladder. He called in the general surgeon on duty and...Read More
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Dr.Firilas is an excellent Doctor. He is very kind and understanding. One of a kind Dr.I would never use any other Dr.
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