Dr. David Hochman is a colon and rectal surgeon practicing in Rochester, MN. Dr. Hochman specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the colon, rectum and anus. As a colon and rectal surgeon, Dr. Hochman 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
University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine, Winnipeg Canada MD
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
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