Paul E. Wise, MD

Expertise

Specialty Areas


  • Inherited colorectal cancer and hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes (Lynch syndrome, hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP), polyposis syndromes)
  • Colon cancer
  • Rectal cancer
  • Anal cancer
  • Colon and rectal polyps
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis)
  • Other disease of the colon and rectum (diverticulitis, benign and malignant disease of the anorectum

Common Procedures


  • Open and minimally invasive colorectal operations/procedures, including laparoscopic and robotic approaches, for cancer, hereditary cancer syndromes, diverticulitis, and Chron’s and ulcerative colitis
  • Colonoscopy and sigmoidoscopy
  • Operations/procedures for anorectal disease, including hemorrhoids, fissures, and fistulas

Common Diagnoses Treated


  • Inherited colorectal cancer and hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes (Lynch syndrome, hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP), polyposis syndromes)
  • Colon cancer
  • Rectal cancer
  • Anal cancer
  • Colon and rectal polyps
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis)
  • Other disease of the colon and rectum (Diverticulitis, benign and malignant disease of the anorectum)

Education


Board Certifications


American Board of Surgery

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Degrees


Medical School: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 1996

Residency


1996-1999, 2001-2003 Categorical Residency in General Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

1999-2001 Research Residency, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Fellowship


2003-2004 Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Professional Memberships


American College of Surgeons

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Southern Surgical Association

Association for Surgical Education

Association of Program Directors in Surgery

CGA

InSiGHT

Chron’s & Colitis Foundation

Western Surgical Assocation

Piedmont Society of Colon and Rectal
Surgery

Awards and Honors

Alpha Omega Alpha Faculty election, Washington University Chapter

Election to the Southern Surgical Association

Inaugural fellow in the Washington University School of Medicine Academy of Educators

2019 Clinical Teacher of the Year Award

Distinguished Service Teaching Awards, Washington University School of Medicine Class of 2020

Chair, ASCRS Website Committee

Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Fellow of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Co-Editor, Washington Manual of Surgery

Research


Areas of Research Interest


Inherited colorectal cancer syndromes (FAP, Lynch syndrome, HNPCC) and surgical education

Publications


Locations

Hospital Affiliations


Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Patients Seen At


Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place, Suite C, Floor 8
St. Louis, MO 63110
Telephone: 314-454-7177
Fax: 888-425-7946

Contact Information


Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Campus Box 8109, 660 S. Euclid Ave.
COH 9th Floor Suite 915
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 454-7177

For My Patients
Contact


To request an appointment with Dr. Wise, please call (314) 454-7177 or request an appointment online.