SPRINGFIELD Dr. Mark Kiely, who specializes in colorectal surgery, has joined the Department of Surgery at Baystate Medical Center.
Kiely, who sees patients with a wide range of colon and rectal problems, has a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease, colorectal cancer, and anorectal disorders. He earned his medical degree from University of Dublin, Trinity College in Ireland, and later completed his general surgery residency at Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Wis., and a colorectal surgery fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio.
The board certified surgeon is active in research and has published in several peer-reviewed journals. He serves as an assistant professor of medicine for Tufts University School of Medicine. Baystate Medical Center serves as the western campus of Tufts University School of Medicine.
Kiely sees patients at Baystate Medical Practices General Surgery, located at 2 Medical Center Drive, Suite 308. While he sees patients primarily for colon and rectal problems, other physicians at the practice see patients with a wide range of medical problems involving the abdomen and gastrointestinal tract, hernias, endocrine glands, colon and rectum, as well as obesity addressed through its Weight Loss Surgery Program.
Baystate Health operates more than 70 practices and community clinics throughout the Springfield, Greenfield and Ware area.
Kiely welcomes physician calls for consultations and second opinions, and is currently accepting new patients on a referral basis. Most insurance plans are accepted. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 794-7020.
Also, for more information on surgery at Baystate Medical Center, offering the latest in minimally-invasive and robotic-assisted procedures, visit baystatehealth.org/surgery