|Fort Worth's Experts in
Colon & Rectal Surgery and Colonoscopy
We are Fort Worth's largest group of board-certified colon and rectal
surgeons. We work as a team to prevent and treat diseases of the
colon, rectum, anus and small intestine. We provide consultations,
office treatments, surgery, and colonoscopy.
In addition to excellent medical care, our hallmarks are compassion,
understanding, and communication with our patients.
Our services include:
|Minimally-invasive (laparoscopic and robotic) colon and rectal |
|Surgery for cancer of the colon and rectum, including |
|sphincter-sparing (colostomy-avoiding) surgery, if possible.|
|Surgical and non-surgical treatment of hemorrhoids.|
|Treatment of anorectal abscesses, fissures, fistulae, skin |
|conditions of the perianal region, and rectal prolapse.|
|Surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's |
|disease and ulcerative colitis).|
|Treatment of diverticulitis.|
|Investigation of rectal bleeding.|
|Diagnostic and screening colonoscopy.|
|Collaboration with physicians and surgeons in other |
|specialties (e.g. oncologists, gastroenterologists, urologists, |
gynecologists) for team-based approach to treatment of
colorectal disease, or for diagnosis and treatment of
problems that may co-exist with colorectal disease.
Our Board-Certified Colon
& Rectal Surgeons:
Eduardo D. Castillo, M.D.
Lori L. Gordon, M.D.
Glen D. Hooker, M.D.
Annie Lin, M.D.
2000 Cooper Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76104
Last modified: March 26, 2020
Texas Health Care, PLLC Privia Medical Group
Coronavirus (COVID-19) and our Practice
- Contacting Us: Our office is not closed, and can be reached at 817-924-9002.
- Office Visits: Per CDC, state, and local guidelines, in order to reduce the rate of spread of the virus, and
to protect our patients and staff, we are limiting office visits to urgent problems only. Our front lobby and
waiting room are closed in order to promote social distancing; if you are coming for an office visit, you
will be given instructions regarding entry into the building, when your appointment is made.
- Virtual Visits: We offer telemedicine (video conferencing) visits with any of our physicians. Patients are
required to have a laptop, tablet, smart phone, or computer with camera/microphone. Please call our
office for assistance in arranging a telemedicine visit.
- Surgery: Our local hospitals and surgery centers are focused on preserving space, equipment, and staff in
order to treat patients affected by COVID-19. Surgery is currently limited to emergency cases and, at this
time, certain cancer cases. We are adhering to the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control,
the State of Texas and the American College of Surgeons.
- Rescheduling: When it is safe to do so for our patients and our community, we will happily reschedule
any office visit, colonoscopy, or surgery that has been cancelled. Please refer to this website for updates.
On behalf of our physicians and office staff, we greatly appreciate your patience and understanding during this