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Dr. Thomas Sullivan MD

Colorectal Surgeons (Proctologists) in San Diego, CA

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Dr. Thomas Sullivan specializes in colorectal surgery (formerly proctology), general surgery in San Diego, California.

Dr. Thomas Sullivan has been compared 388 times. Details of Dr. Sullivan's 36 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara are available on your free doctor report.

Primary Location for Dr. Sullivan

Dr. Thomas Sullivan
550 Washington St
Suite 821
San Diego, CA 92103

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 Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise

Dr. Thomas Sullivan identified specializing in Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)
A colon and rectal surgeon is trained to diagnose and treat various diseases of the intestinal tract, colon, rectum, anal canal, and perianal area by medical and surgical means. The specialist also deals with organs and tissues (such as the liver, urinary, and female reproductive system) involved in primary intestinal disease. Colon and rectal surgeons have the expertise to diagnose and often manage anorectal conditions such as hemorrhoids, fissures (painful tears in the anal lining), abscesses and fistulae (infections located around the anus and rectum) in the office setting. They also treat problems of the intestine and colon, and perform endoscopic procedures to evaluate and treat problems such as cancer, polyps (precancerous growths), and inflammatory conditions. No Sub Specialties.
and General SurgeryGeneral Surgery
A surgeon manages a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body. The surgeon established the diagnosis and provides the preoperative, operative, and postoperative care to surgical patients and is usually responsible for the comprehensive management of the trauma victim and the critically ill surgical patient. The surgeon uses a variety of diagnostic techniques, including endoscopy, for observing internal structures, and may use specialized instruments during operative procedures. A general surgeon is expected to be familiar with the salient features of other surgical specialties in order to recognize problems in those areas and to know when to refer a patient to another specialist.
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 Hospital Affiliation

A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.

Dr. Sullivan is affiliated with 1 hospital:

Scripps Mercy Hospital - Chula Vista
435 H St
Chula Vista, CA 91910

 Education

Dr. Sullivan attended medical school at Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara Facultad de Medicina and graduated in 1978 having 36 years experience.

While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.

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