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Dr. Fernando Aycinena…Surgical Excellence in Colorectal Surgery Procedures
Dr. Aycinena is the most recent addition to the Somerset Hospital Medical Staff. He is a highly trained specialist that brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Somerset Hospital. Dr. Aycinena was honored for surgical accuracy and precision by the University of Tennessee School of Medicine.

The addition of Dr. Aycinena allows Somerset Hospital to provide local access to a board certified, highly trained specialist in general and minimally invasive surgery for the treatment of hernia, cancer, gall bladder, breast and colorectal conditions

 In the short time he has practiced at Somerset Hospital, Dr. Aycinena has established himself as skilled professional in colorectal surgery procedures. Colorectal surgery is a field of surgery, dealing with the disorders of the colon and related areas. In order to become a colorectal surgeon, Dr. Aycinena completed a general surgery residency, as well as a colorectal surgery fellowship. He is able to provide treatments for conditions such as hemorrhoids, fistulas, fecal incontinence, rectal prolapsed and anorectal cancer. 
 
 "I really like what I do and I feel privileged to serve this community," says Dr. Aycinena. He sees patients of all ages and prides himself in spending the appropriate time with his patients, ensuring them he is answering their questions and addressing their needs. Patients needing additional information regarding the surgical options offered by Dr. Aycinena, may call his office at 814-443-2100.