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Vlad V. Simianu, MD, MPH
Colon and Rectal Surgery
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise

Dr. Simianu specializes in colon, rectal and anal cancer with an emphasis on minimally invasive techniques, anorectal concerns, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, diverticulitis, polyposis syndromes, presacral tumors, cysts, masses, rectal prolapse and pelvic floor disorders. He has specialty training in laparoscopic, robotic, and trans-anal approaches for these diseases. 

Curriculum Vitae
Vlad V. Simianu, MD, MPH

Special Interests

Beyond his clinical expertise, Dr. Simianu is actively conducting research studies on colorectal cancer and diverticulitis. He has a special interest in population health, health-services research and surgical education.

Personal Information

Dr. Simianu enjoys hiking, mountaineering, soccer and traveling and exploring local cuisine with his wife.

English, Romanian, Spanish
Clinical Experience
Colon and Rectal Surgery, Anal Cancer, General Surgery, Rectal Cancer, Colon Cancer
Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
Education and Professional Achievements

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 2010
Masters in Public Health, University of Washington School of Public Health, 2015

University of Washington, Department of Surgery, Seattle, 2017
University of Minnesota, Department of Surgery, Minneapolis, 2018
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Likelihood of recommending this provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Very professional and was not in a rush to get me out of there.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2021
I would HIGHLY recommend Dr Simianu he is vey informative kind and just a caring wonderful doctor