Meagan Costedio, MD
Specialty: Colon and Rectal Surgery
- Medical Director, Colorectal Surgery, UH Ahuja Medical Center
- Chair, Department of Surgery and Surgical Specialties, UH Ahuja Medical Center
- Associate Professor, CWRU School of Medicine
- Anorectal Disease
- Colon and Rectal Cancer
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
- Minimally Invasive Surgery - Laparoscopy
- Pelvic Floor Disorders
- Robotic Surgery
- Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
- Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery
Certifications & Memberships
- Colon and Rectal Surgery - American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
- Surgery - American Board of Surgery
Fellowship | Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon and Rectal Surgery - Cleveland Clinic (2009 - 2010)
Research Fellowship | General Surgery
General Surgery - Fletcher Allen Health Care - University Of Vermont Medical School (2004 - 2005)
Residency | General Surgery/Chief Resident
General Surgery/Chief Resident - Fletcher Allen Health Care - University Of Vermont Medical School (2003 - 2009)
University Of Vermont Larner College Of Medicine (2003)
Villanova University (1999)
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As of December 31, 2016, Meagan Costedio did not disclose any Outside Relationships with Industry.