Baylor Medicine provides a full spectrum of seamless care across disciplines to IBD patients, who typically need lifelong care. We are one of the very few centers in the country offering a truly multidisciplinary approach to care, with combined Colorectal Surgery and Gastroenterology clinics for a seamless patient experience. The patient is seen by our outstanding colorectal surgeons and gastroenterologists in the same room together, with everyone being on the same page. In addition, the Baylor IBD program provides access to internationally reputed liver/transplant surgeons, nutritionists, radiologists and psychologists under one roof.
The surgeons at Baylor Medicine Colorectal Surgery, perform minimally invasive, laparoscopic, robotic and transanal surgical procedures to treat patients with IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease). Further information on our comprehensive IBD Program can be found here.
With multiple treatment options being available, our physicians help patients find the most effective treatment that leads to remission, prevents flare-ups, allowing them to enjoy the best quality of life possible. Hope is never lost.
What We Treat
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
- Crohn's Disease
- Including complicated Crohn’s Disease (i.e. obstruction, bowel fistula, stricture, abscess, and inflammation which is unresponsive to conservative medical treatments)
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Indeterminate Colitis
- Perianal Crohn’s Disease
- Ileoanal Pouch Complications