Dr. Monica Hum, MD

Dr. Monica Hum, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Monica Hum, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

95 Collier Rd NW Ste 4025

Atlanta, GA 30309

Contact Information

(404) 574-5820

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 89% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 88% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Hum's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hum "Specializing only in the care of your colon and rectal health, ATL Colorectal Surgery PC was founded to deliver high quality, diligent care in a comfortable, approachable atmosphere. We take our time to understand the issues you have affecting your body. We also enjoy performing well health visits, including screening colonoscopies for colon cancer."

3  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

29  Conditions Treated

29  Procedures

  • Anal Repair
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Infrared Coagulation (IRC) Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Cleveland Clinic Florida Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Other Education | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Jack McElwain Award, 2002
Media & Publications

Dr. Hum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hum's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hum to family and friends
26 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hum'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

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Hum is a very passionate doctor and help you to understand the process you will be going through. Dr. Hum is a great doctor.
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Dr. Hum is amazing. She is extremely knowledgeable. As important as that is, it would be wasted if she could not communicate and relate to her patients. She excels in this area too. I went to her feeling overwhelmed and hopeless after decades of uncaring or incapable physicians. I'm finally feeling...more
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I have had two procedures performed by Dr. Hum not counting colonoscopies . The last one two months ago was a colon resection. My experience was that she is caring, kind, informative and patient. Being in our 60s, my wife and I had so many questions and concerns. I can't imagine any doctor being...more
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I am a 60+ year old male. Born and raised in Atlanta. When I needed a colon doctor a 5 years ago I asked Doctors and medical professionals who they would entrust their own father's care to. Dr. Monica Hum was consistently at the top of the list. Since then, I have had surgery and excellent care...more
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I wish every doctor I visited had the expertise, understanding, and ability to diagnose and treat that Dr. Hum has. After seeing another doctor for almost a year, with no diagnosis, I was finally referred to Dr. Hum, who quickly diagnosed my condition and has taken great pains to explain what is...more
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