Dr. Christina Czyrko, MD

Dr. Christina Czyrko, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
(35)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christina Czyrko, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Plainville, CT and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Sackler School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, surgery, and more.

440 New Britain Ave

Plainville, CT 06062

Contact Information

(860) 826-3880

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Czyrko performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Czyrko "To deliver competent, compassionate care. I strive to treat many painful anorectal disorders nonsurgically. I offer colon cancer prevention and have surgical expertise in surgery of the colon and anorectum. I have experience with bowel incontinence and offer comprehensive services with regard to the care incontinence.  http://ct-colorectal.com/about/czyrko.html"
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
25

Conditions Treated

24

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Fordham University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Sackler School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • New York Medical College/ Metropolitan Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • New York Medical College/ Metropolitan Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Czyrko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Czyrko's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Czyrko to family and friends
4.8
based on 35 total reviews (13 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Czyrko's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Czyrko Says:

There are currently 4 female Colon and Rectal Surgeons in Central CT. We are often confused for one another. I have practiced here for the last 25 years and sincerely cannot recall this patient experience, particularly not from Black Mountain, NC.However, I am always concerned when there is prolonged pain with any medical condition, regardless of whether surgery is performed.  I generally try to resolve these matters with the

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Patient Comments (13)

in Cheshire, CT
The most caring, professional, knowledgeable doc. I have been to in years!
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in Black Mountain, NC
Opted for aggressive surgery without informing me that my symptoms may have disappeared on their own, untreated. Resulted in years of pain. Definitely seek another opinion if this is your doctor.
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There are currently 4 female Colon and Rectal Surgeons in Central CT. We are often confused for one another. I have practiced here for the last 25 years and sincerely cannot recall this patient experience, particularly not from Black Mountain, NC. However, I am always concerned when there is prolonged pain with any medical condition, regardless of whether surgery is performed. I generally try to resolve these matters with the patient so as to bring resolution of their symptoms.

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in Bristol
Dr. Czyrko is by far the best doctor I have ever had. I have been a patient for over 20 years. She is so caring and empathetic and explains medical issues and treatment in terms u can understand. Let's face it, her area of expertise isn't something you really want to talk about. But, she has...more
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in Cromwell, CT
I LOVE DR. CZYRKO!!!! She is the BEST. I've been a patient of her's for over 20 years and now my son and daughter are her patients. She saved my son's life, and i'm forever Thankful!! I would recommend her to everyone i know and i have. Great Doctor. Great person.
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in Southington, CT
Dr. Czyrko has performed five colonoscopies for me in the years I have needed them and is an excellent Dr. with a great sense of humor. This I find helps put her patient at ease.
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