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Shekar Narayanan, M.D., M.S.

Colon & Rectal Surgery (Board Certified), General Surgery (Board Certified)

  • Education: Finch University of Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School
  • Internship: Fairview Hospital
  • Residency: Fairview Hospital
  • Fellowship: Colon & Rectal Clinic, Orlando, FL
  • Gender: M
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  • Bio:

    Dr. Narayanan is a board-certified colon and rectal surgeon and specialist. He is also an MD Anderson Cancer Network® certified physician at Community Health Network. He holds a medical degree from Finch University of Health Sciences at Chicago Medical School, followed by general surgical residency at Fairview Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. His residency in colon and rectal surgery was completed at Colon and Rectal clinic of Orlando, Florida. He has additional training in laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery and endorectal ultrasound.

    Dr. Narayanan is an expert on incontinence. His anorectal physiology lab can tailor specific and often non-surgical incontinence plans for patients. Potential treatments range from biofeedback exercises to surgical implantation of artificial sphincters. He has performed several statewide firsts, including Indiana’s first stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR) and the first successful robotically assisted colon operation.

    Dr. Narayanan is a fellow of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and American College of Surgeons, and a member of the Indiana State Medical Association.

    He was featured in the 2013 Top Doctors list in Indianapolis Monthly magazine.

  • Colon & Rectal Care
  • 7430 N. Shadeland Avenue
    Suite 200
    Indianapolis, IN 46250
  • P: 317-841-8090
  • F: 317-577-7538
  • Mon: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Tues: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Wed: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Thurs: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Fri: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

  • Colon & Rectal Care
  • 8936 Southpointe Drive
    Suite B4
    Indianapolis, IN 46227
  • P: 317-841-8090
  • F: 317-577-7538
  • Mon: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tues: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wed: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thurs: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Fri: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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