Dr. Christopher M Foglia M.D.
Colon and Rectal Surgeon24 Hospital Ave Danbury CT, 06810
Dr. Christopher Foglia is a colon and rectal surgeon practicing in Danbury, CT. Dr. Foglia specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the colon, rectum and anus. As a colon and rectal surgeon, Dr. Foglia often treats conditions like rectal cancer, colon cancer, hemorrhoids, anal fissures and diverticulitis. Colon and rectal surgeons may be referred to you by your gastroenterologist if your doctor believes you need a surgical procedure.
Education and Training
Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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