U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons - ASCRS

Organization URL(s)


Other Contact Information

85 West Algonquin Road Suite 550
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
1-800-791-0001 (Voice - Toll-free)
847-290-9184 (Voice)
847-290-9203 (FAX)


Established in 1899, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) is the leading professional society representing more than 1200 board-certified colon and rectal surgeons and other surgeons dedicated to advancing and promoting the science and practice of the treatment of patients with diseases and disorders affecting the colon, rectum, and anus. Total membership is in excess of 2400 physicians.

Online Resources

Print Resources

Serial publication: Diseases of the Colon and Rectum (journal), monthly--original research in the field of colorectal surgery and specialty.

Review Date

Thursday, Sep 17, 2015