About Dr. Whelan’s Office…
The colon and rectal surgery practice of Dr. Richard Whelan provides a unique team approach to the care of patients choosing to utilize our services. Our patients not only have the benefit of a renowned surgeon, they also benefit from the expertise of team of professionals who have worked with him and cared for his patients for several years. This history helps to ensure a consistent level of care and also sets a standard for the newer members of our team.
Advanced Colonoscopic methods for large benign polyp removal
Historically, a segmental “cancer type” bowel resection is carried out to remove adenomas of the colon that are judged not amenable to removal with a colonoscope.