Dr. Donald Colvin, MD

Dr. Donald Colvin, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Donald Colvin, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1975 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.Read his story

2710 Prosperity Ave Ste 200

Fairfax, VA 22031

Contact Information

(703) 280-2841

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Colvin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Colvin performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Colvin performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy
Hemorrhoids
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Colvin treats Hemorrhoids more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Colvin treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Colvin treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Colvin treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Colvin's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
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, Open
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Condyloma
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pilonidal Cyst
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)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

"My interest in medicine is very simple – caring for patients. I chose this specialty with the belief that patients with colorectal cancer and other colon diseases require expert care to achieve the best possible outcome."

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1984
    Rutgers University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1980
    Bethesda Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1980
  • 1976
    Bethesda Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1976
  • 1975
    University of Florida
    Medical School
    1975
  • 1971
    University of Florida
    Undergraduate School
    1971

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Dr. Colvin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Colvin

4.3

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
78.26086956521739%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
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1 Star
8.695652173913043%
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Dr Colvin was fantastic. He explains everything in detail & is able to diagnose & address a situation very quickly.
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Very informative. I did not feel rushed as Dr Colvin took the time to answer all my questions.
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I visited Dr. Colvin today and always feel comfortable discussing difficult situations and concerns. He explains things in a manner that it is easy to understand and does not embarrass the patient, He is thorough with examination and asking questions. In addition, he is concerned with the over...Read More
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Very knowledgable and friendly. Is very comfortable to talk to about embarrassing subjects. Really puts you at ease. Feel very confident in his care. Never feels like he is rushing through my visit, gives me plenty of time to ask any questions.
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Locations

Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Inova Fairfax Hospital

Falls Church, VA