Colon and Rectal Surgery

Our Team

In addition to our surgical faculty, there is an exceptional group of well trained nurses and staff who work to care for and educate patients on the Colon and Rectal Surgery service at Wake Forest Baptist Health.

Staff Picture

Brian Peacock, PA
Physicians' Assistant

Lyn Wooten, RN,MSN
GI Oncology Coordinator

Gail Hurt, RN, MA Ed, LPC, CGN
Genetics Nurse Coordinator
Associate Director, Hereditary Cancer Program

A team of Wound Ostomy, Continence Nurses: (WOCN)  These nurses provide inpatient and outpatient teaching and assist with the management of ostomies, tube or skin problems. They act as a resource for nursing and other hopsital staff concerning wounds, ostomies and bowel and urinary continence.

WOCN Nurse Pic

Coordination with other specialists at Wake Forest Baptist Health assures comprehensive care of our patients.

  • Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Wake Forest Baptist Health Gastroenterology
  • Hereditary Cancer Program: Genetic counseling, screening and testing is available for at risk patients and family member
  • Advanced Imaging Facilities and Radiologists:  Specialized techniques of computerized tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR) Enterography, MRI and ERUS staging of rectal cancer assist in the diagnosis and individualized treatment planning for our patients.

Quick Reference

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Appointments

336-716-0664 Option 1

Hours
8 am - 5 pm
Monday - Friday
Clinic Located
Janeway Tower
5th Floor
  • Physician Referral Required
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Last Updated: 12-13-2013
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