Colon and Rectal Surgeon Joins Mercy Health Physicians

Mercy Health -– Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that colorectal surgeon John Cullen, MD has joined Mercy Health Physicians.

Dr. Cullen practices from Mercy Health - Kenwood General & Laparoscopic Surgery, located at 4750 E Galbraith Road Suite 207, Cincinnati Ohio 45236.

He is board certified in General Surgery as well as Colon and Rectal Surgery. He specializes in colon and rectal surgery for the treatment of colon cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, perianal diseases and other conditions.

"Colorectal issues can be sensitive, given the highly personal nature of these health problems. A compassionate approach is a must while helping my patients restore their health," said Dr. Cullen. "Mercy Health’s hallmark is compassionate care and I’m pleased to be part of an organization that shares my approach."

Dr. Cullen completed a residency in General Surgery at the University of California, San Diego and a residency in Colon and Rectal Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He earned his medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Before joining Mercy Health, Dr. Cullen was at The Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.

He has published a number of research articles, authored a textbook chapter and also given oral and poster presentations on a wide array of general surgery and colon and rectal surgery topics.

Dr. Cullen began seeing patients in June at Kenwood General & Laparoscopic Surgery. To make an appointment with Dr. Cullen or to find out more about his practice, please call 513-686-5392.

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