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Kyle G. Cologne, M.D.

Kyle G. Cologne, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Colorectal Surgery
Department of Surgery / Division of Colorectal Surgery

Keck School of Medicine of USC

USC Norris Cancer Center and Hospital
1441 Eastlake Avenue, Suite 7418
Los Angeles, CA 90033-4612
Tel: (323) 865-3690
Fax: (323) 865-3671



Forms and Downloads

  • Surgery: What to Expect and Postoperative Instructions
    View/download: PDF file, 427KB
  • Colonoscopy: Preparation Instructions
    View/download: PDF file, 201KB

Areas of Treatment

  • Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Hemorhoids
  • Fistulas, Fissures
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEMS)
  • Pilonidal Disease
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectovaginal Fistulas
  • Screening and Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis


  • Colorectal Surgery


A native of Southern California, Dr. Cologne completed his general surgery training in Chicago at Rush University and Cook County Medical Centers where he received numerous awards including Chief Resident of the Year and Chief Administrative Resident by a vote of his peers. He excelled in laparoscopy and has a certification in the fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery. He developed an interest in colorectal surgery under the mentorship of Dr. Theodore Saclarides. He completed his formal colorectal training under the direction of Dr. Anthony Senagore and others at USC. He now specializes in laparoscopic and minimally invasive procedures for a variety of diseases including colon and rectal cancer, polyps, and the treatment and management of anorectal disorders.

Dr. Cologne is board certified in both colorectal and general surgery. He has authored numerous book chapters in general and colorectal surgery and has lectured internationally on colorectal surgery topics. He also has a number of peer-reviewed publications and several publications pending. He serves as a peer reviewer for numerous journals including the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, the Journal of Surgical Oncology (colorectal section), and the World Journal of Gastroenterology.


  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Southern California, 2006


  • Rush University/Cook County Integrated Surgical Program 2006-2011


  • University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 2011-2012

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery: General Surgery
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Professional Society Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • American Medical Association


  • Chief Resident of the Year, 2011
  • Chief Administrative Resident, 2011-2012
  • "Pasadena Top Doctor" 2013, 2014


  • English
  • Some Spanish
  • Basic Mandarin

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USC Colorectal Surgery
1441 Eastlake Avenue
Suite 7418
Los Angeles, CA 90033-4612

Phone: (323) 865-3690
Fax: (323) 865-3671

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