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Matthew R. Albert, MD

Matthew R. Albert, MD

Colorectal Surgery Specialist

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Matthew Albert

Overview

Dr. Albert is a member of the elite colon and rectal surgery team at AdventHealth Medical Group, which he joined in July 2004. A Fellow of both the American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons and of the American College of Surgeons, his specialties include laparoscopic and robotic surgery of the colon and rectum, screening and therapeutic colonoscopy, surgery for colon and rectal cancers, inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic floor disorders, the treatment of anorectal disease, and stomas and hernia issues. Dr. Albert's wide range of colon and rectal surgical services includes the revolutionary technique known as TAMIS (transanal minimally invasive surgery), which he helped invent. He also is credited with spearheading the development of an ACGME-accredited subspecialty training program for colon and rectal surgeons.

Articles

Lateral lymph node dissection and urogenital function with and without neoadjuvant treatment

TRANSLATIONAL CANCER RESEARCH

2022

Transanal Endoscopic Platforms: TAMIS versus Rigid Platforms: Pros and Cons

CLINICS IN COLON AND RECTAL SURGERY

2022

Perineal Proctosigmoidectomy With Levatorplasty (Altemeier) Procedure for the Management of Rectal Prolapse

DISEASES OF THE COLON & RECTUM

2021

Expert Commentary on the Management of Early Rectal Cancer

DISEASES OF THE COLON & RECTUM

2021

Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy

DISEASES OF THE COLON & RECTUM

2021

Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery: A Useful Technique That Continues to Evolve.

Surgical technology international

2021

Achieving Opioid-Free Major Colorectal Surgery: Is It Possible?

DIGESTIVE SURGERY

2020

TAMIS excision of Rectal GIST following effective treatment with neoadjuvant Imatinib - a video vignette

COLORECTAL DISEASE

2020

Complication profile of transanal total mesorectal excision and how it differs

ANNALS OF LAPAROSCOPIC AND ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY

2020

Defining the learning curve for transanal total mesorectal excision for rectal adenocarcinoma

SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES

2020

Education & Training

Education

Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Residency

Tufts-New England Medical Center, Boston MA

Fellowship

University of Texas-Houston, Houston, TX

Specialty

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Associated Clinical Trials

NCT05046730

SEAM Trial: Sutureless End to End Anastomosis by Magnetic Compression: A Study to Evaluate Safety and Effectiveness of the GI Window’s Self-Forming Magnet (SFM) Anastomosis Device: A Historically Controlled Propensity Matched Study

Icon for trial | GIW 21-002 SEAM Trial: Sutureless End to End Anastomosis by Magnetic Compression: A Study to Evaluate Safety and Effectiveness of the GI Window’s Self-Forming Magnet (SFM) Anastomosis Device: A Historically  Controlled Propensity Matched Study

This study is currently enrolling.

You are being asked to participate in this research study because you will be undergoing an ileostomy reversal surgery (also referred to as “ileostomy closure”). A reversal of ileostomy is an operation to close your temporary i ...