James F. FitzGerald MD

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James F. FitzGerald, MD, Colon and Rectal Surgeon

James FitzGerald, MD, is board certified in general surgery, surgical critical care, and colon and rectal surgery. He is also an assistant professor of clinical surgery at Georgetown University and the program director of MedStar’s residency in colon and rectal surgery.

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Walk away from colorectal cancer: Exercise can lower risk

by James F. FitzGerald, MD, Colon and Rectal Surgeon
March 09, 2017

By James Francis FitzGerald, MD, colon and rectal surgeon at MedStar Washington Hospital Center  In January 2017, researchers reported that exercise…

How do colorectal cancer screenings measure up?

by James F. FitzGerald, MD, Colon and Rectal Surgeon
March 01, 2017

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS)….