Andrew J. Russ, MD

General and Colorectal Surgeon, Associate Professor of Surgery

4.9/5 (137 ratings) 13 comments

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About Me

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken:
English

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I am a general and colorectal surgeon who specializes in the treatment of intestinal disorders. I utilize laparoscopic and robotic approaches for minimally invasive treatments. My family and I did our training in the midwest and are proud to call Knoxville our home.

Clinical Focus:
Colorectal cancer, Minimally invasive surgery, Inflammatory bowel disease, Anorectal disorders

Specialties:
Colon and Rectal Surgery, Rectal Surgery

Education & Credentials

Medical School

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine [Medical School]

Internships

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health [Internship]

Residencies

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health [Residency]

Fellowships

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health [Tumor Immunology Fellowship]; University Hospitals Case Medical Center [Colorectal Surgery Fellowship]

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery [ABS]; American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery [ABCRS]

Organizations & Societies

Association of Surgical Education Member (2014-present) American College of Surgeons Fellow (FACS) (2014-present) American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Fellow (FASCRS) (2014-present) Clinical Competency Committee General Surgery Residency University of Tennessee Medical Center (2014 – present) SEM Committee Member General Surgery Residency University of Tennessee Medical Center (2014 – present) Program Evaluation Committee Member

My mission is to provide the highest quality care to my patients and teach those to continue that mission moving forward.
— Andrew J. Russ

Where I See Patients

University Colon & Rectal Surgery

1934 Alcoa HighwayMedical Building D, Suite 370Knoxville, TN 37920

Phone: 865-305-5335

Fax: 865-305-8840

Directions
University Colon & Rectal Surgery

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My Ratings & Reviews

overall experience

137 ratings

4.9

  • Likelihood of recommending this provider

    5.0

  • Provider explained things clearly

    4.9

  • Provider showed concern

    5.0

  • Provider included you in decisions

    4.9