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Ernesto Drelichman, MD

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
Hospital Privileges:
  • Ascension St. John Hospital
  • Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital
  • Ascension Providence Hospital
  • Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital
Medical Education:
St. George's University School of Medicine
Board Certification:
ABMS Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Dr. Drelichman completed his general surgery at Providence-Providence Park Hospital in Southfield, Michigan and his fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

In 2004, he joined the University of Alabama at Birmingham,where he was an Associate Professor of Surgery, Chief of Surgical Endoscopy and Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center. He also served on the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Colorectal Cancer Screening Guideline Committee.

He was recently re-elected as the Chairman of the Michigan Cancer Consortium (MCC). As chairman of the MCC, and the Chief of Surgical Enodoscopy, and a colorectal surgeon, he is specialized in colorectal cancer risk assessment, screening, and the management of herediatary and sporadic colorectal cancer along with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (Chron's and Colitis), and proctology.

Dr. Drelichman is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS).