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Dr. Shiraz Farooq, MD

Colorectal Surgery
3.5 (11)
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Overview

Dr. Shiraz Farooq, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Tampa, FL. They specialize in Colorectal Surgery, has 27 years of experience. They graduated from Aga Khan University Medical College|Baqai Medical & Dental College and is affiliated with HCA Florida South Tampa Hospital and HCA Florida Brandon Hospital.

Dr. Farooq works at ColoWell America in Tampa, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Indigestion, Hemorrhoids and Gastritis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

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    ColoWell America
    2313 W Violet St Ste A, Tampa, FL 33603 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 686-9142

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  • HCA Florida South Tampa Hospital
  • HCA Florida Brandon Hospital

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Gastritis Chevron Icon
Anal or Rectal Pain Chevron Icon
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal Chevron Icon
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags Chevron Icon
Hernia Chevron Icon
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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) Chevron Icon
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Anal and Rectal Cancer Chevron Icon
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Barrett's Esophagus Chevron Icon
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System Chevron Icon
Cholecystitis and Gallstones Chevron Icon
Colon Cancer Screening Chevron Icon
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy Chevron Icon
Colorectal Cancer Chevron Icon
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Duodenal Polypectomy Chevron Icon
Dysphagia Chevron Icon
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine) Chevron Icon
Gallstones Chevron Icon
Gas-Bloat Syndrome Chevron Icon
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Chevron Icon
Gastroparesis Chevron Icon
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Chevron Icon
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia Chevron Icon
Nausea Chevron Icon
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Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis Chevron Icon
Reflux Esophagitis Chevron Icon
Screening Colonoscopy Chevron Icon
Vomiting Disorders Chevron Icon
Abdominal Disorders Chevron Icon
Abscess Chevron Icon
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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration Chevron Icon
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage Chevron Icon
Anal Disorders Chevron Icon
Anal Prolapse Chevron Icon
Anorectal Abscess Chevron Icon
Anxiety Chevron Icon
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Appendectomy, Open Chevron Icon
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Cancer Treatment-Related Pain Chevron Icon
Colectomy Chevron Icon
Colon and Rectal Surgery Chevron Icon
Crohn's Disease Chevron Icon
Cyst Incision and Drainage Chevron Icon
Depressive Disorders Chevron Icon
Destruction of Anal Tumor Chevron Icon
Diverticulitis Chevron Icon
Diverticulosis Chevron Icon
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open) Chevron Icon
Excision of Rectal Tumor Chevron Icon
Excision of Stomach Tumor Chevron Icon
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
Fissures Chevron Icon
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Fistula Chevron Icon
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Gallbladder Removal Chevron Icon
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic Chevron Icon
Gastric Ulcer Chevron Icon
Gastroenterology Procedures Chevron Icon
Gastrointestinal Bleeding Chevron Icon
Gastrointestinal Diseases Chevron Icon
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption Chevron Icon
Gastrotomy Chevron Icon
Heartburn Chevron Icon
Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
IBS Associated With Inflammatory Bowel Disease Chevron Icon
Incisional Hernia Chevron Icon
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic Chevron Icon
Inguinal Hernia Chevron Icon
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open Chevron Icon
Insomnia Chevron Icon
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Intestinal Abscess Chevron Icon
Intestinal Obstruction Chevron Icon
Irritable Bowel Syndrome Chevron Icon
Irritable Bowel Syndrome Characterized by Constipation Chevron Icon
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure Chevron Icon
Lipomas Chevron Icon
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Malnutrition Chevron Icon
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract Chevron Icon
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
Pelvic Abscess Chevron Icon
Port Placements or Replacements Chevron Icon
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Chevron Icon
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft) Chevron Icon
Sphincterotomy Chevron Icon
Transendoscopic Stent Placement Chevron Icon
Umbilical Hernia Chevron Icon
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic Chevron Icon
Unexplained Weight Loss Chevron Icon
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    About Dr. Shiraz Farooq, MD

    Specialties
    • Colorectal Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1205970431
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Grant Med Ctr-Ohio State U|University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry|University Rochester
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • State University Of New York At Syracuse College Of Medicine|Suny; Upstate University Hospital|University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Residency
    Internship
    • Polyclinic Hospital|Polyclinic Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Aga Khan University Medical College|Baqai Medical & Dental College
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Shiraz Farooq, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Farooq is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Farooq has an average wait time of 16 – 30 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Farooq has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Farooq has seen patients for Indigestion, Hemorrhoids and Gastritis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Farooq on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    11 patients have reviewed Dr. Farooq. The overall rating for this provider is 3.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Farooq.

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