Dr. Timothy Plerhoples, MD

Dr. Timothy Plerhoples, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 40
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Dr. Timothy Plerhoples, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 2007 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

  • Aetna
  • 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)
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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. Plerhoples' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Plerhoples performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Plerhoples performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy
Anal Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Plerhoples treats Anal Disorders more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Plerhoples treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Plerhoples treats Hemorrhoids more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Plerhoples treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Plerhoples' 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
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Condyloma
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticulitis
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
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 Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Pilonidal Cyst
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pruritus Ani
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

"As a surgeon, I truly enjoy connecting with patients and believe everyone deserves the highest level of care. I aim to make patients and their families feel as comfortable as possible while navigating through an increasingly complicated healthcare system."

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2015
Mayo Medical School
Fellowship Hospital
2014
Inova Fairfax Hospital
Residency Hospital
2012
Stanford University
Residency Hospital
2011
Stanford University
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Boston University School of Medicine
2008
Stanford University
Internship Hospital
2007
New York University School of Medicine
Medical School
2000
Harvard
Undergraduate School
2015
2014
2012
2011
2009
2008
2007
2000

Awards

Dr. Plerhoples' Reviews

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4.8

Based on 16 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Plerhoples is a very caring physician with vast and deep knowledge. He always explains in easy to understand terms. He made the INOVA portal a very helpful way of communication. Through it I could communicate with him and his staff mainly to fully understand his instructions. It certainly has...Read More
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I have seen Dr. Plerhoples several times, once for a fissure, twice for a thrombosed external hemorrhoid. Dr. Plerhoples is very professional, practical and makes an unpleasant situation bearable. His skills are top notch, and thankfully quick and efficient. After the treatment, a discussion of...Read More
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After having had a colostomy for nearly 4 years , and after the second time that the stoma had herniated, I decided on a colostomy reversal. (Both the original surgery and the first revision surgery were performed out of state.) Working with Dr. Plerhoples was easy. He explained possible...Read More
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Highly recommend Dr. Plerhoples. An amazing doctor.
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Dr. Plerhoples is a truly wonderful doctor. He is calm, caring and made me feel at ease. He explained everything and I left his office feeling completely reassured.
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Locations

Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • 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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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