• Specializing in minimally invasive approaches to the treatment of colon and rectal conditions. Images of Dr. Adrienne Forstner and Dr. Makarawo
  • Experienced, highly trained, and dedicated staff. Images of Dr. Adrienne Forstner and Dr. Makarawo
  • We work closely with your primary care physician to provide comprehensive care. Images of Dr. Adrienne Forstner and Dr. Makarawo
  • Board certified, advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgery. Images of Dr. Adrienne Forstner and Dr. Makarawo
  • Dedication to compassionate, respectful patient care. Images of Dr. Adrienne Forstner and Dr. Makarawo
  • Conveniently located in Glendale with a satellite office in Phoenix. Images of Dr. Adrienne Forstner and Dr. Makarawo

Areas of Specialty

Our doctors perform a complete evaluation and surgical treatment for disorders of the colon, rectum, anus, small bowel, and screening and diagnostic colonoscopy.

Abdominal Surgery

Minimally invasive (laparoscopic & da Vinci) intestinal surgery for all disorders below:

  • Colon cancer
  • Rectal Cancer (including ultra-low surgery and sphincter-preserving surgeries)
  • Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Colostomy and Ileostomy Dysfunction/Repair
  • Other Colon and Small Bowel Disorders

Anal Disease and Surgery

  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Anal Pain
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Anal Skin Tags
  • Anal Itching
  • Anal Fissures
  • Condyloma and Anal Dysplasia
  • High Resolution Microscopy in Anal Dysplasia
  • Anal PAP Smears
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • TEM for Rectal Tumors
  • Anal Cancer

Colonoscopy

  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Diagnostic Colonoscopy
  • Polyp Removal