Dr. Donald Colvin, MD

Dr. Donald Colvin, MD

Colorectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Donald Colvin, MD is a colorectal surgery in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1975 and specializes in colorectal 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
  • 4 More

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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
  • Paracentesis
  • 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

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Dr. Colvin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Colvin

4.5

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
6.0606060606060606%
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Dr. Colvin was understanding, knowledgeable, caring, and professional; everything you want in a physician!!!!!! I was somewhat nervous when I visited and he put me at ease and explained everything clearly. I highly recommend him!!!!!!
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He is warm, caring and patient answering all questions, Makes you feel you are important, More important than a schedule. He returns all calls makes you feel safe. I trust him to always do his best
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I found Dr. Colvin through the internet based on ratings. I am glad I have chosen the right person as he is very professional and kind as a good doctor would be. Maurice
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Dr Covin is a professional’s professional and inspires confidence. He is a warm and compassionate person. I always leave feeling confident that I am in the best of care.
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Great.Doctor.. Wish all my Doctors were like Dr. Colvin.
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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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    • 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
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    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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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