Dr. David Longcope is a colon and rectal surgeon practicing in Denver, CO. Dr. Longcope specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the colon, rectum and anus. As a colon and rectal surgeon, Dr. Longcope 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 Vermont College of Medicine 1993
Colon & Rectal SurgeryAmerican Board of Colon & Rectal SurgeryABCRS
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
- Crohn's Disease
- Genital Warts
- Colon Polyps
- Vascular Disease
- Upstate Med University At Syracuse
- SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn Program
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