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About Lisa A. Parry, MD

Lisa Parry, MD, is a board-certified colon and rectal surgeon, specializing in the treatment of colorectal cancers and other intestinal disorders, including Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis and diverticulitis.

Dr. Parry performs a variety of minimally invasive surgical procedures, including laparoscopy and transanal minimally invasive surgery (a procedure to remove rectal tumors, known as TAMIS). She is an expert in the surgical treatment of abdominal cancers, including neuroendocrine tumors, gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST), sarcomas, and recurrent cancers, as well as non-cancerous anal and rectal conditions such as complex fistulas, hemorrhoids, and fissures.

As an assistant professor in the Department of Surgery, Dr. Parry's research is focused on colon and rectal cancer, anal cancer, and inflammatory bowel disease. Her research has been published in a variety of journals, including Cell and Archives of Surgery. Dr. Parry earned her medical degree at University of California Davis School of Medicine. She completed her residency training at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, and her fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at Georgia Colon and Rectal Surgical Associates. She is board certified in general surgery and colon and rectal surgery. Dr. Parry is a member of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.

In her free time, she enjoys running and recently began competing in half-marathons with her twin sister.

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For more information, see Colon and Rectal Surgery.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
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Medical Degree

  • UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA

Residency

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Degree

  • UC San Diego, San Diego, CA

Fellowship

  • Georgia Colon & Rectal Surgical Associates, Atlanta, GA

Gender

  • Female

Date Joined Staff

  • 2015-03-01

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Conditions and Treatments

  • Anal and Rectal Disorders
  • Colon and Rectal Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Diverticulitis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Gastroenterology
  • Cancer

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