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Dr. Melissa Najarian, MD is a surgical oncology doctor who practices in Duluth, MN. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Dr. Najarian is affiliated with Essentia Health-Duluth, Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center, Essentia Health St. Mary's Hospital-Superior and Essentia Health-Virginia.
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Colon & Rectal Surgery
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal or Rectal Pain
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Small Intestine Cancer
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
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
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
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)
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University of Minnesota Medical School
Medical School | Graduated 1999
Gundersen Lutheran Med Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
Nrthwst Colon Rectal Clin
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
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American Sign Language
Memberships & Professional Affiliations
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