Treatment & Services
- Advanced Polypectomy
- Anorectal Fistula Treatment
- Anorectal Surgery
- Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
- Re-Do Rectal Surgery
- Rubber Band Ligation Of Hemorrhoids
- Surgery for Pilonidal Cyst
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Anal Abscesses
- Anal Cancer
- Anal Fissures
- Anal Fistula
- Bowel Incontinence
- Colon Diseases
- Colon Polyps
- Colorectal Cancer
- Crohn's Disease
- Female Incontinence
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
- Proctitis - Care & Treatment
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Urinary Incontinence
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Lahey Clinic
Burlington, MA USA
Residency - Beth Israel Medical Center
New York, NY USA
Internship - Maimonides Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY USA
Medical School - Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Undergraduate - Adelphi University
Long Island, NY
- Board Certified in Quality Assurance and Utilization Review
- President of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, 2006-2007
- Honorary President of the Pennsylvania Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
- Chief of Surgery - Westfield Hospital, Allentown, PA
- Chairman - Committee on Standards, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
- Chairman - Quality Assurance Committee, Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA
- Director, Outcomes Research, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Weston, FL
- Colon & Rectal Surgery
Advanced colonoscopy and polypectomy, IBD, IBS, incontinence, constipation, consultations for complex colorectal diseases and cancer, rectal surgery
Awards & Honors
- Health Care Professional of the Year 2009 - Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches
- Award for Best Paper written in Colon and Rectal Surgery 1996 - Robert Beart MD Inaugural Award
- Principal Investigator (one of three) - Federal Grant funding to evaluate the safety and cost effectiveness of Colon and Rectal Cancer Screening
- Best Doctors "Northeast" - South Florida: 2008-2012
Fellow - American College of Surgeons
Fellow - American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Research & Publications
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66 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.8|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
9 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Dec 6, 2016
Very well explained and guided to treatment follow up. Even guided to best pharmacy for my wonderful prescription that seems to be very effective
Reviewed on Dec 6, 2016
not very friendly overall.
Reviewed on Nov 10, 2016
Reviewed on Aug 23, 2016
Dr. Rosen and all associated with my visit were excellent. Cleveland Clinic.
Reviewed on Aug 16, 2016
Dr. Rosen is an exceptionally conscientious, professional M.D.
Reviewed on Jul 12, 2016
Excellent plan from Dr. Rosen. Already superb results from a long 2 years of Experience. R. Visits and painful daily bouts of abdominal suffering.
Reviewed on Jun 23, 2016
Excellent! Dr. Rosen's nurse, Nancy was very courteous and thorough. Dr. Rosen was exceptionally kind, personable, and caring. He listened and asked pertinent questions. His exam was gentle and thorough. He also explained things very well and answered my questions. I felt I was in good hands and confident about the quality of care I received. My overall rating is: Above and Beyond Excellent! Thank you!
Reviewed on Apr 26, 2016
Always very good.
Reviewed on Apr 12, 2016
Everything was exellent. I was very satisfied.
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