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Cary Aarons, MD

Cary Aarons, MD Surgeon

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery

Dr. Aarons is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialties:

  • Surgery
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Programs & Services:

  • Cancer
    • Anal Cancer
    • Colon Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
    • Rectal Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

Board Certification:

  • Surgery, 2010

Conditions & Treatments:

  • Anal Abscess
  • anal anastomosis - J pouch
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fistula
  • anal surgery
  • Anal Warts
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Cancer Surgery
  • colectomy
  • Colitis
  • colon biopsy
  • Colon Cancer
  • colon cancer - laparoscopy
  • colon polyps - laparoscopy
  • colon surgery
  • colon surgery - laparoscopic
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • colostomy - laparoscopic
  • condyloma
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Crohn's disease - laparoscopy
  • cutaneous fistula
  • Diverticulitis
  • diverticulitis - laparoscopy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

    Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine West Pavilion, 4th Floor 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-PENN (7366)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Howard University
Residency: Boston Medical Center (Formerly Boston City Hospital)
Fellowship: Mayo Clinic

Memberships

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Gamma Chapter, Washington, DC, Local American College of Surgeons, National American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, National ASCRS CREST Committee, National Pennsylvania Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, Local Society for Surgeons of the Alimentary Tract, National

Affiliation

Dr. Aarons is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Academic Contact Info

Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 4 Silverstein

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-2078
Fax: (215) 615-0471
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)