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Gastrointestinal

Colorectal Surgery

Our colorectal team is dedicated to providing compassionate care using sophisticated technology, new therapies and minimally invasive surgeries. Utilizing a multidisciplinary approach, the team at the Advanced Center for Colorectal Surgery at Florida Hospital Tampa, collaborate and help treat complex patients with inflammatory bowel disease, colorectal cancer, diverticulitis, Crohn’s disease, fecal incontinence and much more.

In addition to having a deep knowledge of general surgery practices, our colorectal team has completed advanced, high-level training in the treatment of colorectal problems and are considered leading experts in their field in the effective treatment of patients with colorectal diseases.

The Advanced Center for Colorectal Surgery at Florida Hospital Tampa provides comprehensive care for colon and rectal conditions, to groundbreaking treatments and minimally invasive surgery. We offer treatment for a wide range of diseases, including:

  • Colon cancer
  • Renal cancer
  • Anal cancer
  • Anorectal disorders
  • Anal fistula
  • Anal Fissure
  • Colon and rectal polyps
  • Crohn's disease (surgical treatment)
  • Diverticulitis
  • Fecal Incontinence (surgical treatment)
  • Irritable bowel disease (surgical treatment)
  • Ulcerative colitis (J Pouch Formation, IPAA)

Allen Chdzinski, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Dr. Allen P. Chudzinski is board-certified in general surgery and colon and rectal surgery and leads the medical team at Advanced Center for Colorectal Surgery in Tampa.  His special medical interests include helping patients with hereitary colon cancer, rectal cancer, anal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease, plus minimally invasive colorectal robotic and laparoscopic surgical techniques and sphincter-preserving surgery.

Haane Massarotti, MD

Haane Massarotti, MD, is a fellowship-trained surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive colorectal surgery procedures. Her areas of interest include, but are not limited to, advanced laparoscopic techniques for colon and rectal cancer, laparoscopic colorectal surgery, pelvic floor disorders, fecal incontinence, inflammatory bowel disease and anorectal disease.

Our surgeons work closely with gastroenterologists, oncologists, radiation oncologists and other specialists at Florida Hospital Tampa to provide a comprehensive treatment plan that meets each patient’s individual needs. Our experts can help diagnose and treat your condition, and help you return to leading a normal lifestyle.

For more information on the Advanced Center for Colorectal Surgery or to schedule an appointment please call (813) 615-7366.

Our office is located in the LifeHope Medical Office Building, which is located on the campus of Florida Hospital Tampa, 3000 Medical Park Dr, Suite 500, Tampa, FL 33613.  The LifeHope Medical Office Building is positioned along Bruce B Downs Blvd, just north of Fletcher Ave in the Florida Hospital campus.