Peter M. Kaye, M.D.
 
Ramapo Valley Surgical Associates
Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Colorectal Surgery


Colon and rectal surgery is a specialty that requires additional training beyond that of general surgery.  A board-certified colorectal surgeon has fulfilled the requirements and standards set forth by his/her peers, and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery.

Specialty training allows a colon and rectal surgeon to treat a variety of problems that include but are not limited to:


Anorectal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Anal fissures
  • Abscesses and anal fistulae
  • Anal condyloma (warts)
  • Pilonidal disease

Neoplasm/ Malignancy
  • Colon and rectal cancer
  • Anal cancer
  • Carcinoid tumors
  • Presacral tumors

Inflammatory Diseases
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Diverticular Disease

  • Diverticulosis
  • Diverticulitis

Functional Intestinal Diseases
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Chronic Constipation
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome