Kristin Turza, MD

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Augusta Medical Group Provider

Augusta Care Partners Member

Departments:
Specialty Care, Surgery (General), Medical Services, Robotic Surgery

Languages:
English

Bio:
Dr. Turza has an interest in advanced laparoscopy for gastrointestinal surgery; procedures for fecal incontinence (ie. sacral nerve stimulator); TAMIS (Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery); surgery for inflammatory bowel disease and functional bowel disorders, anal, rectal and colon cancer; breast cancer; laparoscopic surgery for hernias and biliary disease; endoscopy and colonoscopy. Dr. Turza enjoys spending time with her husband and children, playing tennis, going on hikes, and studying American history.

Education:
Undergraduate School: Columbia University
Medical School: George Washington University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Virginia
Fellowship: MD Anderson Cancer Center - Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Fellowship: University of Tennessee - Colorectal Surgery Fellow

Board Certifications:
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Professional Memberships:
American College of Surgeons (ACS)
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS)
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)

Honors & Awards:
Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, Gold Humanism Honor Society, UVA Chapter, 2013
Bristol-Myers Squibb Award for Excellence in Translational Basic Science Research, MD Anderson Cancer Center, 2010
Curtis G. Tribble Award for Resident Teaching, UVA, 2009

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    • Aetna
    • America’s Choice Provider Network
    • Anabaptist Healthshare
    • Anthem BCBS
    • Cigna
    • Humana
    • Magellan Complete Care
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Molina Healthcare (Medicare/Medicaid)
    • Sentara Optima
    • TRICARE
    • United Healthcare (UHC)
    • VA Choice
    • Virginia Health Network
    • Virginia Premier