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Howard M. Ross, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Chief, Division of Colorectal Surgery
Professor, Clinical Surgery
Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program
Surgical Director, Digestive Disease Center, Temple University Hospital

Howard Ross
For Patients
Contact Information

Contact Information

Phone

215-707-2072

Office

howard.ross@tuhs.tem
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Minimally invasive approaches to colon cancer, rectal cancer and polyps
  • Surgical treatment of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease
  • Ostomy and wound care
  • Treatment of common anorectal diseases
  • Adoption of emerging technologies
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA, 2000
  • Integrated Residency, General Surgery, University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, 1999
  • Research Fellowship, Surgical Oncology, Laboratories of Surgical Metabolism and Solid Tumor Immunology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 1996
  • Integrated Residency, General Surgery, University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, 1994
  • MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, 1992
  • BS, Nutritional Biochemistry, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1988

Certifications

  • Surgery
    • Sub-specialty of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Publications

PubMed Publications

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