Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship: Rhode Island Colorectal Clinic
Under Graduate: Siena College, Loudonville, NY, BS, Biology, Magna Cum Laude
General Surgery Residency: Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital
Medical School: Loyola University Chicago, Strich School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Siena College, Loudonville, NY, BS, Biology, Magna Cum Laude
Dr. Abodeely is a Board Certified Colon and Rectal Surgeon and is an active member of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. He specializes in colorectal cancer screening by performing comprehensive evaluations and screening colonoscopies. He is trained in minimally invasive surgery and advanced laparoscopy to treat diseases affecting the small bowel, colon, rectum, and anus.
In addition to performing general surgery, Dr. Abodeely provides comprehensive evaluation and treatment of all colorectal problems. He has a special interest in gastrointestinal disorders including chronic constipation, inflammatory bowel disease (Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease), diarrhea, and pelvic floor problems including bowel/fecal incontinence, rectal prolapse and rectoceles. He employs the most advanced techniques in the medical and surgical treatment of hemorrhoidal disease and all other anal disorders.
Dr. Abodeely obtained his medical degree from Loyola University Chicago and then completed his general surgery training at Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital where he earned several teaching awards and was also named the “Outstanding Resident Physician of the Year” while at Brown University. He then went on to finish his colorectal surgery fellowship at the Rhode Island Colorectal Clinic, LLP, an affiliate of Brown University and Boston University.
More information about Dr. Abodeely can be found at the following: Abodeely Colorectal Surgery
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Adam Abodeely, MD
Undergraduate Siena College, Loudonville, NY; BS, Biology, Magna Cum Laude
Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School
of Medicine, Maywood, Illinois, MD
Post Graduate Training
Internship Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital
Residency Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital
Fellowship Rhode Island Colorectal Clinic, LLP
Colon and Rectal Surgery, General Surgery
2007-2008 Outstanding Resident Physician Award
Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School
2008-2009 Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award
Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School
International Surgical Rotation
May-June 2007 Tenwek Hospital. Kenya.
Memberships & Societies
American College of Surgeons
Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
1. Abodeely A, Schecter S Klipfel A, Lagares J, Vrees M. Does alvimopan enhance return of bowel function in patients undergoing laparoscopic right colectomy? American Surgeon, 2011
2. Abodeely A, Pricolo V. Distal margins in radical resections for rectal cancer after chemoradiation therapy: How short is long enough? Digestive Diseases, 2010.
3. Lagares J, Sturrock P, Abodeely A. Advances in Colorectal Surgery – The Introduction of Robotics. US Gastroenterology and Hepatology Review. 2009; Volume 5: 7-10.
4. Adam A. Abodeely, Yee-Lee Cheah, Beth A. Ryder, Jeremy T. Aidlen, Francois I. Luks. Eliminating the Effects of Paradoxic Imaging During Laparoscopic Surgery Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques. Jan 2010, Vol. 20, No.1: 31-34
5. Abodeely A, Roye GD, Harrington D, Cioffi W. Pregnancy outcomes after bariatric surgery: maternal, fetal, and infant implications. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 4(2008): 464-471, 2008 May.
6. Brown KM, Shoup M, Abodeely A, Hodul P, Brems J, Aranha G. Central pancreatectomy for benign pancreatic lesions. HPB: Official Journal of International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association. 8(2): 142-47, 2006 May.
7. Davis KA, Reed RL, Santaniello J, Abodeely A, Esposito TJ, Poulakidas SJ, Luchette FA. Predictors of the need for nephrectomy after renal trauma. Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care. 60(1): 164-9; discussion 169-70, 2006 Jan.
8. Jellish WS, Abodeely A, Fluder EM, Shea J. The effect of spinal bupivacaine in combination with either epidural clonidine and/or 0.5% bupivacaine administered at the incision site on postoperative outcome in patients undergoing lumbar laminectomy. Anesthesia & Analgesia. 96(3): 874-80, 2003 Mar.
1. Abodeely A. Eliminating paradoxical imaging during laparoscopic surgery in the age of head-mounted display. Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Annual Meeting. Philadelphia, PA. April 2008.
2. Abodeely A. Optimal number of lymph nodes harvested: should it be location dependent? American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Tripartite Meeting. Boston, MA .June 2008.
3. Abodeely A, Pricolo V. Distal margins in radical resections for rectal cancer after chemoradiation therapy: How short is long enough? New England Surgical Society Annual Meeting. Boston, MA. September 2008.
4. Abodeely, A. Postoperative Ileus: Can we Prevent it? Surgical Grand Rounds. Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital. Providence, RI. October 2008.
5. Abodeely, A. Can alvimopan enhance return of bowel function in patients undergoing laparoscopic right colectomy? 5th annual meeting of International Society of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery. Fort Lauderdale, Fl, February, 2010.
6. Abodeely, A. Cutting Seton Usage in Transsphincteric Fistula: Is Fecal Incontinence an Issue? American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Annual Meeting Minneapolis, MN, May 15-19, 2010.
7. Abodeely, A. Safety and Learning Curve in Robotic Colorectal Surgery. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Annual Meeting Minneapolis, MN, May 15-19, 2010.
8. Abodeely, A. Institutional cost analysis of robotic colorectal surgery. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Annual Meeting Minneapolis, MN, May 15-19, 2010.
9. Abodeely,A. Evaluation and Treatment of Common Anorectal Problems. American Association of Physician Assistants Regional Meeting. Lake Placid, NY November 2010