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Colon & Rectal Surgery | Male

Colon and Rectal Specialists 7605 Forest Ave Ste 308 Richmond, VA 23229 Get Directions

Biography

Dr. Sean O'Donovan, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Richmond, VA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. O'Donovan is affiliated with Henrico Doctors' Hospital.

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Dr. O'Donovan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
  •  Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Nature of Complaint: OUT OF STATE CLAIM: VA. Reported by Colorado DORA
    • State: Colorado
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    • Nature of Complaint: INCIDENT LOCATION: RICHMOND, VA
    • State: Virginia
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  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education

  • Medical School
    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans

    Graduated in 1987

  • Internship Hospital
    Med College Va

    Completed in 1988

  • Residency Hospital
    Med College Va

    Completed in 1992

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Orlando Regl Med Center

    Completed in 1993

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • 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
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • 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
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement